Bills Lists

TOTAL RESULTS: 48

  • Final Senate Bills List for 1998

    Date
    10/02/1999 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Summary
    AS AT 10 FEBRUARY 1999 (1998 Final Edition) 1998 Budget Measures Legislation Amendment (Social Security and Veterans’ Entitlements) Bill 1998 To amend the: Social Security Act 1991 in relation to: exemption from the “sharers rule” to recipients of certain rent assistance; and removal of the 12-month waiting period for parenting payment for single foster carers; Social Security Act 1991 and Veterans’ Entitlements Act 1986 to: change the income test for the seniors health card; and extend income limits; and National Health Act 1953 to issue health care cards to fostered children in certain circumstances. Reps: Intro. 12/11/98; Passed 25/11/98 Main committee: Referred 24/11/98 Senate: Intro. 26/11/98; Passed 3/12/98 SBC report 11/98 (tabled and adopted 26/11/98): No reference Assent: 11/12/98; Act No. 116, 1998 A New Tax System (Aged Care Compensation Measures Legislation Amendment) Bill 1998 Part of a package of 16 bills to introduce a new taxation system, the bill amends the Aged Care Act 1997 to quarantine the 4 per cent pension increase from the fees payable by residential aged care recipients; and to ensure that war widows and widowers pay the same amount in income tested fees as 
  • Final Senate Bills List for 1997

    Date
    23/01/1998 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Summary
    AS AT 23 JANUARY 1998 (1997 Final Edition) SAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Amendment Bill (No. 2) 1996 [1997] To amend the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Act 1989 to: widen the powers of the Indigenous Land Corporation (ILC) in relation to land grants; matters to be taken into account in performing its functions; appointment of additional members; disqualification from standing for election as a commissioner or regional councillor in certain circumstances; Ministerial consent for commissioners and regional council chairpersons to engage in outside employment; internal review of the merits of a decision to refuse a loan or guarantee; delegation of Commission power to review delegates’ decisions; Administrative Appeals Tribunal review of the merits of a decision to refuse a loan or guarantee. Senate: Intro. 20/6/96; 2nd reading adjourned 20/6/96 SBC report 6/96 (25/6/96): No reference Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Amendment Bill 1997 To amend the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Act 1989 in relation to: conditions on consent of disposals of interest in ATSIC-funded properties; delegation of certain powers by ATSIC; remedies for breaches of grant or loan conditions; and minor drafting amendments. Reps: Intro. 3/12/97; 
  • Final Senate Bills List for 1996

    Date
    31/12/1996 
    Chamber
    Senate 
    Summary
    AS AT 31 DECEMBER 1996 (1996 Final Edition ) SAboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Amendment Bill 1996 To amend the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Act 1989 and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission Amendment Act (No. 3) 1993 in relation to: reduction of membership of regional councils; councils’ powers, administration and financial arrangements; management of ATSIC and selection and appointment of the Chairperson; restriction on the right to dispose of property; appointment of an administrator in relation to the Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA); the functions of the Office of Torres Strait Islander Affairs to monitor programs and policies of the TSRA; TSRA requests to the Office of Evaluation and Audit (OEA) to evaluate and audit TSRA operations; the compulsive powers of the OEA in certain investigations; secrecy provisions and authorisation of solicitors or agents to obtain certain information from ATSIC; notification of pecuniary interests by the General Manager of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commercial Development Corporation (CDC) to the Minister and Chairperson of the Board of CDC in certain circumstances. Senate: Intro. 23/5/96; Passed 26/6/96 SBC report 3/96 (30/5/96): Referred to Finance and Public 
  • House Bills List

    Date
    19/04/2016 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Summary
    . As at cob 19 April 2016 44th PARLIAMENT - 2nd SESSION - 2016 BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Bills introduced in 2013 — 47 (Including 2 received from the Senate) Bills introduced in 2014 — 222 (Including 4 received from the Senate) Bills introduced in 2015 — 208 (Including 12 received from the Senate) Bills introduced in 2016 (1st Session) — 49 (Including 1 received from the Senate) Bills introduced or continuing in 2016 (2nd Session) — 8 (Including 0 received from the Senate) Short Title Intro House Passed House Intro Senate Passed Senate Assent Date Act No. Building and Construction Industry (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2013 [No. 2] DD , N 2/2 4/2 1 4/2 2 2°negatived18/4 Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) 2013 [No. 2] DD, N 2/2 4/2 3 4/2 4 2°negatived18/4 Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment 2014 [No. 3] DD 18/4  
  • Final House Bills List for 1st Session 2016 (44th Parliament)

    Date
    18/04/2016 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Summary
    . 18 April 2016 Final for 1st Session 44th PARLIAMENT - 1ST SESSION - 2016 BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Bills introduced in 2013 — 47 (Including 2 received from the Senate) Bills introduced in 2014 — 222 (Including 4 received from the Senate) Bills introduced in 2015 — 208 (Including 12 received from the Senate) Bills introduced in 2016 — 49 (Including 1 received from the Senate) Short Title Intro House Passed House Intro Senate Passed Senate Assent Date Act No. Aged Care Amendment (Red Tape Reduction in Places Management) 2015 (Act citation: Aged Care Amendment (Red Tape Reduction in Places Management)2016) 25/11 2/12 2/2 3/2 10/2 1 Aged Care Legislation Amendment (Increasing Consumer Choice)2016 11/2 2/3 3/3 3/3 18/3 19 Amending Acts 1990 to 1999 Repeal 2015 (Act citation: Amending Acts 1990 to 1999 Repeal 2016) 12/11 2/12 2/2 4/2 11/2 5 Appropriation (No. 3) 2015-2016  
  • Final House Bills List for 2015 (44th Parliament)

    Date
    14/12/2015 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Summary
    . As at cob 16 December 2015 Final for 2015 44th PARLIAMENT - 1ST SESSION - 2015 BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Bills introduced in 2013 — 47 (Including 2 received from the Senate) Bills introduced in 2014 — 222 (Including 4 received from the Senate) Bills introduced in 2015 — 208 (Including 12 received from the Senate) Short Title Intro House Passed House Intro Senate Passed Senate Assent Date Act No. A New Tax System (Medicare Levy Surcharge—Fringe Benefits) Amendment 2015 26/3 12/5 13/5 14/5 26/5 52 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Recognition (Sunset Extension) 2015 B 25/2 26/2 2/3 5/3 19/3 14 Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment 2015 24/6 24/11H 25/11 26/11 11/12 175 Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) 2014 (Act citation: Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) 2015) 22/10 1 2/12 3/12 12/2A 2 5/3 10 Acts and Instruments  
  • Final House Bills List for 2014 (44th Parliament)

    Date
    15/12/2014 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Summary
    As at cob 15 December 2014 Final for 2014 44th PARLIAMENT - 1ST SESSION - 2014 BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Bills introduced in 2014 — 222 - (Including 4 received from the Senate) Short Title Intro House Passed House Intro Senate Passed Senate Assent Date Act No. ACT Government Loan 2014 27/11 2/12 3/12 4/12 12/12 132 Acts and Instruments (Framework Reform) 2014 22/10 1 2/12 3/12 Aged Care and Other Legislation Amendment 2014 25/9 27/10 28/10 24/11 4/12 126 Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment (Removing Re-approval and Re-registration) 2014 19/3 2 27/5 16/6 14/7 21/7 91 Albury-Wodonga Development Corporation (Abolition) 2014 1/10 23/10 28/10 30/10 11/11 117 Amending Acts 1901 to 1969 Repeal 2014 19/3 26/3 27/3 15/5 27/5 28 Amending Acts 1970 to 1979 Repeal 2014 22/10 29/10  
  • Final House Bills List for 2013

    Date
    17/12/2013 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Summary
    As at cob 17 December 2013 Final for 2013 44th PARLIAMENT - 1ST SESSION - 2013 BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Bills introduced in 2013 — 47 (Including 2 received from the Senate) Short Title Intro House Passed House Intro Senate Passed Senate Assent Date Act No. Australian Civilian Corps Amendment 2013 20/11 3/12 4/12 12/12 13/12 140 Australian Research Council Amendment 2013 14/11 10/12 10/12 Building and Construction Industry (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2013 14/11 1 12/12 Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) 2013 14/11 2 12/12 Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) 2013 13/11 3 21/11 2/12 2°negatived 10/12 Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) 2013 13/11 4 21/11 2/12 Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) 2013 13/11 
  • Final House Bills List for 2013 (43rd Parliament)

    Date
    5/08/2013 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Summary
    As at cob 5 August 2013 (Final for 43rd Parliament) 43rd PARLIAMENT - 1ST SESSION - 2010-2011-2012-2013 BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Bills introduced in 2010 — 79 (Including 7 received from the Senate) Bills introduced in 2011 — 238 (Including 15 received from the Senate) Bills introduced in 2012 — 209 (Including 6 received from the Senate) Bills introduced in 2013 — 156 (Including 4 received from the Senate) Short Title Intro House Passed House Intro Senate Passed Senate Assent Date Act No. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Recognition 2012B ( Act citation: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Recognition 2013) 28/11 1 13/2 25/2 12/3 27/3 18 Aboriginal Land Rights and Other Legislation Amendment 2013B 21/3 2 29/5H 17/6 20/6 28/6 93 African Development Bank 2013 30/5 3 , 4 Aged Care (Bond Security) Amendment 2013 13/3 5 27/5 17/6 26/6 28/6  
  • Final House Bills List for 2012 (43rd Parliament)

    Date
    13/12/2012 
    Chamber
    House of Representatives 
    Summary
    As at cob 13 December 2012 Final for 2012 43rd PARLIAMENT - 1ST SESSION - 2012 BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES Bills introduced in 2012 — 210 (Including 6 received from the Senate) Short Title Intro House Passed House Intro Senate Passed Senate Assent Date Act No. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples Recognition 2012 28/11 1 Access to Justice (Federal Jurisdiction) Amendment 2011B 23/11 2 , 3 16/2 27/2 22/11 11/12 186 Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment 2012 28/11 4 , 5 Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2012B 21/3 6 10/5 18/6 Air Services (Aircraft Noise) Amendment 2011P 4/7 2°negatived 11/10 Antarctic Treaty (Environment Protection) Amendment 2011 B 23/11 7 29/2 29/2 18/6 28/6 90 Appropriation 

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A bill is a proposal for a law or a change to an existing law. A bill becomes law (an Act) when agreed to in identical form by both houses of Parliament and assented to by the Governor-General.

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