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Last week in Parliament  

17–20 October 2016


Bills initiated in the House

The following Bills were initiated:

New inquiries of House Committees

The following new inquiry was announced:

Indigenous Affairs Committee

Reports of House Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Petitions Committee

Publications Committee

Selection Committee



Bills initiated in the Senate

No new Bills were initiated.

New inquiries of Senate Committees

No new inquiries were announced.

Reports of Senate Committees

No new Committee reports were tabled.



New inquiries of Joint Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Public Works Committee

Reports of Joint Committees

No new Committee reports were tabled.



No new Bills have passed both Houses.

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

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