Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security Amendment Bill 2015

Type
Private
Sponsor(s)
WONG, Sen Penny
Originating house
Senate
Status
Before Senate
Parliament no
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Summary

Amends the: Intelligence Services Act 2001 to change the membership, powers and functions of the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (PJCIS); and Independent National Security Legislation Monitor Act 2010 and Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security Act 1986 in relation to the provision of certain reports to the PJCIS.

Progress

Senate
Introduced and read a first time 10 Aug 2015
Second reading moved 10 Aug 2015
Second reading debate 03 Mar 2016
Lapsed at prorogation 17 Apr 2016
Restored to Notice Paper 19 Apr 2016
Lapsed at dissolution 09 May 2016
Restored to Notice Paper 31 Aug 2016
Second reading debate 13 Oct 2016

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Text of bill

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Explanatory memoranda

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Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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Text of bill

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  • Third reading: Prepared if the bill is amended by the house in which it was introduced. This version of the bill is then considered by the second house.
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Explanatory memoranda

  • Explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and provides an explanation of the content of the introduced version (first reading) of the bill.
  • Supplementary explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains amendments proposed by the government to the bill.
  • Revised explanatory memorandum: Accompanies and explains the amended version (third reading) of the bill. It supersedes the explanatory memorandum.

Proposed amendments

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Schedules of amendments

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