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Last week in Parliament  

13–16 February 2017

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills initiated in the House

The following new 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 of Bills Committee

 

SENATE

Bills initiated in the Senate

The following new Bills were initiated:

New inquiries of Senate Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Community Affairs References Committee

Economics Legislation Committee

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Environment and Communications References Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Reports of Senate Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Community Affairs Legislation Committee

Economics Legislation Committee

Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Exposure Draft of the Marriage Amendment (Same-Sex Marriage) Bill Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Regulations and Ordinances Committee

Selection of Bills Committee

Scrutiny of Bills Committee

 

JOINT COMMITTEES

New inquiries of Joint Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee

Public Works Committee

Treaties Committee

Reports of Joint Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Human Rights Committee

Public Works Committee

 

LAWS PASSED

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

The following Bill has now received assent by the Governor-General:

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