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Last week in Parliament  

26–29 May 2014

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills initiated in the House

The following Bills were initiated:

New inquiries of House Committees

No new inquiries were announced.

Reports of House Committees

The following new Committee report was tabled:

Selection Committee

 

SENATE

Bills initiated in the Senate

The Senate did not sit last week.

New inquiries of Senate Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee

Reports of Senate Committees

The following new Committee reports were presented:

Note that as the Senate did not sit last week, these Committee reports have been deemed to have been presented to the Senate but will only be tabled at the next sitting of the Senate: Standing Orders 38(7) and 166(2).

Economics References Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

 

JOINT COMMITTEES

New inquiries of Joint Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee

Treaties Committee

Reports of Joint Committees

The following new Committee report was tabled:

Public Accounts and Audit Committee

 

LAWS PASSED

No new Bills have passed both Houses.

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

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