Bills referred to Senate committees

Bills referred to Senate committees

Bills currently referred†

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Amendment (A Stronger Land Account) Bill 2014
Referred to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee (referred 26 June 2014; reporting date varied 17 July and 2 October and 27 November 2014; reporting date: 4 March 2014)

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment (Local Content) Bill 2014
Referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee (referred 4 December 2014; reporting date: 25 March 2015)

Biosecurity Bill 2014 [Provisions]
Biosecurity (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2014 [Provisions]
Quarantine Charges (Imposition-Customs) Amendment Bill 2014 [Provisions]
Quarantine Charges (Imposition-Excise) Amendment Bill 2014 [Provisions]
Quarantine Charges (Imposition-General) Amendment Bill 2014 [Provisions]

Referred to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee (referred upon the introduction of the bills in the House of Representatives, 27 November 2014; bills introduced 27 November 2014; reporting date: 17 March 2015)

Broadcasting and Other Legislation Amendment (Deregulation) Bill 2014 
[Provisions]

Referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee (referred 30 October 2014; reporting date: 9 February 2015)

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) Bill 2014
Referred to the Economics Legislation Committee (referred 20 March 2014; reporting date varied 17 June, 15 July and 4 December 2014; reporting date: 26 February 2015)

Corporations Legislation Amendment  (Deregulatory and Other Measures) Bill 2014 [Provisions]
Referred to the Economics Legislation Committee (referred 27 November 2014; reporting date: 11 February 2015)

Criminal Code Amendment (Harming Australians) Bill 2013
Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee (referred 12 December 2013; reporting date varied 4 March and 3 December 2014; interim report received 28 May 2014 and tabled 16 June 2014; final reporting date: 12 February 2015)

Criminal Code Amendment (Misrepresentation of Age to a Minor) Bill 2013
Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee (referred upon the introduction of the bill, 12 December 2013; bill introduced 12 December 2013; reporting date varied 12 February and 3 December 2014; interim report received 28 May 2014 and tabled 16 June 2014; final reporting date: 12 February 2015)

Defence Legislation Amendment (Military Justice Enhancements—Inspector-General ADF) Bill 2014
Referred to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee (referred 4 December 2014; reporting date: 3 March 2015)

Enhancing Online Safety for Children Bill 2014 [Provisions]
Enhancing Online Safety for Children (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2014 [Provisions]
Referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee (referred 4 December 2014; reporting date: 3 March 2015)

Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment (Direct Lending and Other Measures) Bill 2014 [Provisions]
Referred to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee (referred 27 November 2014; reporting date: 11 February 2015)

Fair Work Amendment (Bargaining Processes) Bill 2014 [Provisions]
Referred to the Education and Employment Legislation Committee (referred 4 December 2014; reporting date: 25 March 2015)

Guardian for Unaccompanied Children Bill 2014
Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee (referred 28 August 2014; reporting date: 5 February 2015)

Independent National Security Legislation Monitor (Improved Oversight and Resourcing) Bill 2014
Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee (referred 4 December 2014; reporting date: 5 March 2015)

Migration Amendment (Protecting Babies Born in Australia) Bill 2014
Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee (referred 19 June 2014; reporting date varied 28 October 2014; reporting date: 10 February 2015)

Reserve Bank Amendment (Australian Reconstruction and Development Board) Bill 2013
Referred to the Economics Legislation Committee (referred 12 December 2013; reporting date varied 17 June, 15 July and 2 December 2014; reporting date: 31 March 2015)

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Deregulation) Bill 2014 [Provisions]
Telecommunications (Industry Levy) Amendment Bill 2014 [Provisions]

Referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee (referred 30 October 2014; reporting date: 9 February 2015)

‡Pursuant to adoption of report of Selection of Bills Committee

†Further information about the progress of these bills may be found in the Department of the Senate’s Bills List

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