Final House Bills List for 2016 (45th Parliament)

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45
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12 Dec 2016
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As at cob 12 December 2016

Final for 2016

45th PARLIAMENT —€“ 1ST SESSION —€“ 2016

BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills introduced in 2016 —€” 116 (Including 3 received from the Senate)

Short Title

Intro House

Passed House

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Assent Date

Act No.

Aged Care (Living Longer Living Better) Amendment (Review) 2016P

10/10

Agriculture and Water Resources Legislation Amendment 2016

1/12

Airports Amendment 2016

1/12

Air Services Amendment 2016P

28/11

Appropriation (No. 1) 2016-2017B

31/8

20/10

7/11

7/11

10/11

69

Appropriation (No. 2) 2016-2017B

31/8

20/10

7/11

7/11

10/11

70

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) (No. 1) 2016-2017B

31/8

20/10

7/11

7/11

10/11

71

Australian Crime Commission Amendment (Criminology Research) 2016

14/91

Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry (Amendment) (Tagging Live-stock) 2016P

28/11

Australian Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation Authority Amendment (New Governance Arrangements) 2016

10/11

22/11

23/11

24/11

30/11

83

Australian Postal Corporation (Unsolicited Political Communications) 2016P

17/10

Banking Commission of Inquiry 2016P

10/10

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Media Reform) 2016

1/92

30/11

1/12

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Television and Radio Licence Fees) 2016

15/9

7/11

7/11

9/11

23/11

73

Budget Savings (Omnibus) 2016

31/83

14/9H

14/9

15/9

16/9

55

Building and Construction Industry (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2013
(
Act citation: Building and Construction Industry (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2016)

31/84

18/10

7/11

30/11A5

1/12

88

Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) 2013
(
Act citation: Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) 2016)

31/86

18/10

7/11

30/11A7

1/12

87

Charter of Budget Honesty Amendment (Regional Australia Statements) 2016P

28/11

Civil Nuclear Transfers to India 2016

9/118

24/11

28/11

1/12

7/12

101

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Foreign Political Donations) 2016P

10/10

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Protect the Eureka Flag) 2016P

21/11

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Country of Origin) 2016

1/99

28/11

29/11

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) 2016

1/1210

Corporations Amendment (Auditor Registration) 2016B

1/9

14/9

15/9

15/9

23/9

58

Corporations Amendment (Crowd-sourced Funding) 2016

24/1111

Corporations Amendment (Life Insurance Remuneration Arrangements) 2016

12/10

29/11

30/11

Corporations Amendment (Professional Standards of Financial Advisers) 2016

23/11

Crimes Legislation Amendment (International Crime Cooperation and Other Measures) 2016

23/1112

Criminal Code Amendment (Private Sexual Material) 2016P

17/10

Criminal Code Amendment (War Crimes) 2016

12/1013

23/11

24/11

1/12

7/12

97

Customs Amendment (2017 Harmonized System Changes) 2016

13/10

8/11

9/11

10/11

23/11

77

Customs and Other Legislation Amendment 2016

30/11

Customs Tariff Amendment 2016

30/11

Customs Tariff Amendment (2017 Harmonized System Changes) 2016

13/10

8/11

9/11

10/11

23/11

78

Customs Tariff Amendment (Expanded Information Technology Agreement Implementation and Other Measures) 2016

20/10

21/11

22/11

24/11

30/11

84

Customs Tariff Amendment (Tobacco) 2016

31/8

13/9

13/9

14/9

23/9

59

Excise Levies Legislation Amendment (Honey) 2016

1/12

Excise Tariff Amendment (Tobacco) 2016

31/8

13/9

13/9

14/9

23/9

60

Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment (Support for Commonwealth Entities) 2016

9/1114

Fair Work Amendment (Pay Protection) 2016P

28/11

Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Christmas) 2016P

21/11

Fair Work Amendment (Respect for Emergency Services Volunteers) 2016

31/815

15/9

15/9

10/10

12/10

62

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment 2014
(
Act citation: Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment 2016)

31/816

19/10

7/11

21/11M,A17

24/11

79

Fairer Paid Parental Leave 2016

20/1018

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Jobs for Families Child Care Package) 2016

1/919

Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Amendment (Strategic Assets) 2016P

10/10

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Amendment 2016

24/11

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Levy 2016

24/11

High Speed Rail Planning Authority 2016P

21/11

Higher Education Support Legislation Amendment (2016 Measures No. 1) 2016

15/9

8/11

9/11

10/11

23/11

74

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) 2016

12/1020

17/10

7/11R21

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) 2016 (No. 2)

28/11

29/11

30/11R22

1/1223

2/12

92

Industry Research and Development Amendment (Innovation and Science Australia) 2016

1/9

12/10

13/10

13/10

20/10

63

Interactive Gambling Amendment 2016

10/1124

International Tax Agreements Amendment 2016

1/9

12/10

13/10

13/10

20/10

64

Law Enforcement Legislation Amendment (State Bodies and Other Measures) 2016

19/1025

21/11H

23/11

24/11

30/11

86

Marriage Legislation Amendment 2016P

12/9

Marriage Legislation Amendment 2016 [No. 2]P

12/9

Migration Amendment (Character Cancellation Consequential Provisions) 2016

1/9

10/10

10/10

Migration Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) 2016

1/926

10/10

10/10

Migration Amendment (Putting Local Workers First) 2016P

28/11

Migration Amendment (Visa Revalidation and Other Measures) 2016

19/1027

Migration Legislation Amendment (Code of Procedure Harmonisation) 2016

30/1128

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing Cohort) 2016

8/11

10/1129

10/11

Narcotic Drugs Legislation Amendment 2016

14/9

7/11

8/11

10/11

23/11

76

Narcotic Drugs (Licence Charges) 2016

14/9

7/11

8/11

10/11

23/11

75

National Cancer Screening Register 2016

31/830

11/10H

12/10

13/10

20/10

65

National Cancer Screening Register (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2016

31/831

11/10

12/10

13/10

20/10

66

National Disability Insurance Scheme Savings Fund Special Account 2016

31/832

National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits) 2016

24/11

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Petroleum Pools and Other Measures) 2016

15/9

7/11

8/11

Passenger Movement Charge Amendment 2016

12/1033

17/10

7/11

24/1134

2/12

91

Passenger Movement Charge Amendment (No. 2) 2016

28/11

29/11

30/11

30/11

2/12

93

Plebiscite (Same-Sex Marriage) 2016

14/9

20/10

7/11

2°negatived

7/11

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Amendment 2016

31/8

12/9

12/9

12/9

16/9

56

Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) 2016

19/10

Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land Amendment (Water) 2016

12/10

7/11

8/11

1/12A35

7/12

96

Registration of Deaths Abroad Amendment 2016

1/9

12/9

12/9

12/9

16/9

57

Renew Australia 2016P

21/11

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Legislation Amendment (Defence Force) 2016

9/11

Seafarers and Other Legislation Amendment 2016

13/1036

Seafarers Safety and Compensation Levies 2016

13/1037

Seafarers Safety and Compensation Levies Collection 2016

13/1038

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Jobs Path: Prepare, Trial, Hire) 2016

13/1039

23/11

24/11

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Budget Repair) 2016

1/940

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Assistance Alignment and Other Measures) 2016

20/10

21/11

22/11

24/11

30/11

85

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Payments Structural Reform and Participation Measures) 2016

1/941

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Simplifying Student Payments) 2016

14/942

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Transition Mobility Allowance to the National Disability Insurance Scheme) 2016

13/1043

21/11

22/11

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Youth Employment) 2016

1/9

Statute Law Revision 2016Z

30/8

Statute Law Revision (Spring 2016) 2016B

1/9

14/9

15/9

13/10

20/10

67

Statute Update 2016B

1/9

14/9

15/9

15/9

23/9

61

Statute Update (A.C.T. Self-Government (Consequential Provisions) Regulations) 2016

30/11

Superannuation Amendment (PSSAP Membership) 2016

1/12

Superannuation (Departing Australia Superannuation Payments Tax) Amendment 2016

12/1044

17/10

7/11

24/11

2/12

90

Superannuation (Departing Australia Superannuation Payments Tax) Amendment (No. 2) 2016

1/12

1/12

1/12

1/12

2/12

94

Superannuation (Excess Transfer Balance Tax) Imposition 2016

9/1145

22/11

23/11

23/11

29/11

80

Superannuation (Objective) 2016

9/1146

22/11

23/11

Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2016 Measures No. 2) 2016

14/9

Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2016 Measures No. 1) 2016

1/12

Transport Security Amendment (Serious or Organised Crime) 2016

31/8

Transport Security Legislation Amendment 2016

1/12

Treasury Laws Amendment (2016 Measures No. 1) 2016

1/12

Treasury Laws Amendment (Enterprise Tax Plan) 2016

1/947

Treasury Laws Amendment (Fair and Sustainable Superannuation) 2016

9/1148

22/11

23/11

23/11

29/11

81

Treasury Laws Amendment (Income Tax Relief) 2016B

1/949

10/10

10/10

12/10

20/10

68

Treasury Laws Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) 2016

12/1050

17/10

7/11

24/11

2/12

89

VET Student Loans 2016

13/1051

19/10

7/11R52

1/12A53

7/12

98

VET Student Loans (Charges) 2016

13/1054

19/10

7/11

30/11

7/12

99

VET Student Loans (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) 2016

13/1055

19/10

7/11

30/11A56

7/12

100

Veterans—€™ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Budget and Other Measures) 2016

13/10

21/11

22/11

1/12

7/12

102

Veterans—€™ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Digital Readiness and Other Measures) 2016

24/1157


BILLS INITIATED IN THE SENATE

Bills initiated in 2016 —€” 44

Short Title

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Intro House

Passed House

Assent Date

Act No.

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment (Rural and Regional Advocacy) 2015S,N

13/958

Australian Centre for Social Cohesion 2015S,N

15/9

Automotive Transformation Scheme Amendment (Securing the Automotive Component Industry) 2015S,N

15/9

Charter of Budget Honesty Amendment (Intergenerational Report) 2015S,N

15/9

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Donation Reform and Transparency) 2016S

28/11

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Donations Reform) 2014S,N

31/8

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Political Donations and Other Measures) 2016S,N

31/8

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Reducing Barriers for Minor Parties) 2014S,N

31/8

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Australian Country of Origin Food Labelling) 2015S,N

15/9

Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2016

15/9

9/11A

10/11

22/11

29/11

82

Criminal Code Amendment (Animal Protection) 2015S,N

31/8

Criminal Code Amendment (Firearms Trafficking) 2016

15/959

Criminal Code Amendment (High Risk Terrorist Offenders) 2016

15/960

1/12A

1/12

1/12

7/12

95

Criminal Code Amendment (Misrepresentation of Age to a Minor) 2016S

12/10

Defence Legislation Amendment (Parliamentary Approval of Overseas Service) 2015S,N

31/8

End Cruel Cosmetics 2014S,N

15/9

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Prohibition of Live Imports of Primates for Research) 2015S,N

31/8

Fair Work Amendment (Gender Pay Gap) 2015S,N

31/861

Fair Work Amendment (Penalty Rates Exemption for Small Businesses) 2015S,N

31/8

Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Australian Workers) 2016S,N

31/8

Foreign Acquisitions Amendment (Agricultural Land) 2010 [2013]S,N

31/8

Freedom to Marry 2016S

13/9

Great Australian Bight Environment Protection 2016S

15/962

Guardian for Unaccompanied Children 2014S,N

15/9

Independent National Security Legislation Monitor (Improved Oversight and Resourcing) 2014S,N

15/9

Interactive Gambling Amendment (Sports Betting Reform) 2015S,N

31/863

Landholders—€™ Right to Refuse (Gas and Coal) 2015S,N

31/8

Marriage Equality Amendment 2013S,N

31/8

Migration Amendment (Free the Children) 2016S,N

15/9

Mining Subsidies Legislation Amendment (Raising Revenue) 2014S,N

15/9

Motor Vehicle Standards (Cheaper Transport) 2014S,N

15/9

National Integrity Commission 2013S,N

15/9

Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security Amendment 2015S,N

31/8

Privacy Amendment (Re-identification Offence) 2016

12/1064

Private Health Insurance Amendment (GP Services) 2014S,N

15/9

Racial Discrimination Amendment 2016S

31/8

Racial Discrimination Law Amendment (Free Speech) 2016S

15/9

Recognition of Foreign Marriages 2014S,N

15/9

Regulatory Powers (Standardisation Reform) 2016

12/10

Restoring Territory Rights (Assisted Suicide Legislation) 2015S,N

31/8

Restoring Territory Rights (Dying with Dignity) 2016S,N

1/9

Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment 2016

9/1165

Veterans—€™ Entitlements Amendment (Expanded Gold Card Access) 2015S,N

1/9

Water Legislation Amendment (Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment) 2016

15/9

8/11

8/11

9/11

23/11

72


1 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 13/10/16; report due 9/11/16; tabled 9/11/16.


2 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 1/9/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.


3 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 1/9/16; report due 13/9/16; extension to report to 14/9/16; tabled 14/9/16.


4 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 1/9/16; report due 14/10/16; presented 14/10/16.


5 House agreed to Senate amendments 30/11/16.


6 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 1/9/16; report due 14/10/16; presented 14/10/16.


7 House agreed to Senate amendments 30/11/16.


8 Referred to Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee 10/11/16; report due 24/11/16; tabled 24/11/16.


9 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.


10 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 1/12/16; report due 16/2/17;


11 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 1/12/16; report due 13/2/17;


12 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 1/12/16; report due 16/2/17;


13 Referred to Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security 12/10/16; report due 18/11/16; presented 18/11/16.


14 Referred to Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee 24/11/16; report due 7/2/17;


15 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 1/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.


16 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 1/9/16; report due 14/10/16; presented 14/10/16.


17 House agreed to Senate amendments 22/11/16.


18 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 10/11/16; report due 15/2/17;


19 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.


20 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; extension to report to 9/11/16; tabled 9/11/16.


21 Reported with requests; House did not make Senate requested amendments 24/11/16;


22 Reported with requests 30/11/16; House did not make Senate requested amendments 1/12/16.


23 Senate did not press its requests for amendments which the House had not made and agreed to the bill 1/12/16.


24 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 10/11/16; report due 30/11/16; tabled 30/11/16.


25 Item 28 of bill referred to Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security 20/10/16; presented 18/11/16.


26 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.


27 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 10/11/16; report due 28/11/16; tabled 28/11/16.


28 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 1/12/16; report due 14/2/17;


29 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 10/11/16; report due 22/11/16; tabled 22/11/16.


30 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 13/9/16; report due 11/10/16; tabled 11/10/16.


31 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 13/9/16; report due 11/10/16; tabled 11/10/16.


32 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 15/9/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.


33 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; extension to report to 9/11/16; tabled 9/11/16.


34 2°negatived 23/11/16; recommitted in Senate 24/11/16.


35 House agreed to Senate amendment 1/12/16.


36 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 10/11/16; report due 7/2/17;


37 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 10/11/16; report due 7/2/17;


38 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 10/11/16; report due 7/2/17;


39 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 10/11/16; report due 21/11/16; extension to report to 28/11/16; tabled 28/11/16.


40 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.


41 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.


42 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.


43 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 13/10/16; report due 21/11/16; extension to report to 23/11/16; extension to report to 24/11/16; tabled 24/11/16.


44 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; extension to report to 9/11/16; tabled 9/11/16.


45 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 10/11/16; report due 23/11/16; tabled 23/11/16.


46 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 10/11/16; report due 14/2/17;


47 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.


48 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 10/11/16; report due 23/11/16; tabled 23/11/16.


49 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.


50 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; extension to report to 9/11/16; tabled 9/11/16.


51 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.


52 House did not make Senate requested amendments 1/12/16; Senate did not press its requests for amendments.


53 House agreed to Senate amendments 1/12/16.


54 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.


55 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.


56 House agreed to Senate amendments 1/12/16.


57 Referred to Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee 1/12/16; report due 14/2/17;


58 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 15/9/16; report due 30/11/16; interim report 13/10/16; extension to report to 8/2/17;


59 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.


60 Referred to Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security 15/9/16; report due 4/11/16; presented 4/11/16.


61 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 1/9/16; report due 14/11/16; extension to report to 30/11/16; tabled 30/11/16.


62 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 13/10/16; report due last sitting day March 2017;


63 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 1/9/16; report due 13/10/16; extension to report to 6/12/16; extension to report to 28/2/17;


64 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 10/11/16; report due 7/2/17;


65 Referred to Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security 9/11/16; report due April 2017;


66 See House of Representatives Practice page 220 for further information.