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Last week in Parliament  

23–26 June 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 following Bill was initiated:

New inquiries of Senate Committees

The following new inquiries were announced:

Committee into the Abbott Government’s Budget Cuts

Community Affairs Legislation Committee

Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee

Finance and Public Administration References Committee

Health Committee

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee

 

Reports of Senate Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Economics Legislation Committee

Economics References Committee

Education and Employment Legislation Committee

Environment and Communications Legislation Committee

Environment and Communications References Committee

Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee

Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee

Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee

Procedure

Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee

Selection of Bills Committee

 

JOINT COMMITTEES

New inquiries of Joint Committees

No new inquiries were announced.

Reports of Joint Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Human Rights Committee

Public Works Committee

Treaties 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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