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Last week in Parliament  

10–13 August 2015

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills initiated in the House

The following Bills were initiated:

New inquiries of House Committees

The following new inquiry was announced:

Agriculture and Industry Committee

Reports of House Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Selection Committee

 

SENATE

Bills initiated in the Senate

The following Bills were initiated:

New inquiries of Senate Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Economics Legislation Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

 

Reports of Senate Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Community Affairs Legislation Committee

Economics Legislation Committee

Economic References Committee

Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Privileges Committee

Regulations and Ordinances Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

Scrutiny of Bills Committee

Selection of Bills Committee

Wind Turbines Committee

 

JOINT COMMITTEES

New inquiries of Joint Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Intelligence and Security Committee

Treaties Committee

Reports of Joint Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Human Rights Committee

Public Accounts and Audit Committee

 

LAWS PASSED

The following Bills have now passed both Houses and are awaiting assent by the Governor-General:

The following Bills have received assent by the Governor-General:

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