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Last week in Parliament  

26 February – 1 March 2018


Bills initiated in the House

The following Bills were initiated:                   

New inquiries of House Committees

The following new inquiry was announced:

Environment and Energy Committee

Reports of House Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled:

Petitions Committee

Selection Committee 



Bills initiated in the Senate

The Senate did not sit last week.

New inquiries of Senate Committees

The Senate did not sit last week.

Reports of Senate Committees

The following new Committee reports were tabled out of session:

Education and Employment References Committee



New inquiries of Joint Committees

No new inquiries were announced.

Reports of Joint Committees

The following reports were tabled:

Intelligence and Security Committee



No Bills passed both Houses last week.

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


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