Bills referred to Senate committees

Bills currently referred†

Airports Amendment Bill 2016 [Provisions]
Referred to the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee (referred 8 February 2017; reporting date varied 28 March 2017; reporting date: first sitting day in March 2018) 

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment (Restoring Shortwave Radio) Bill 2017
Referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee (referred 16 February 2017; reporting date varied 9 May 2017; reporting date: 9 August 2017) 

Australian Education Amendment Bill 2017 [Provisions]
Referred to the Education and Employment Legislation Committee (referred 11 May 2017; reporting date: 14 June 2017)  

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Powers, Offences and Other Measures) Bill 2017 [Provisions] 
Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee (referred 11 May 2017; reporting date: 8 August 2017)   

Criminal Code Amendment (Protecting Minors Online) Bill 2017 [Provisions] 
Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee (referred 30 March 2017; reporting date: 13 June 2017)   

Fair Work Amendment (Pay Protection) Bill 2017
Referred to the Education and Employment Legislation Committee (referred 30 March 2017; reporting date: 15 June 2017)

Higher Education Support Legislation Amendment (A More Sustainable, Responsive and Transparent Higher Education System) Bill 2017 [Provisions]
Referred to the Education and Employment Legislation Committee (referred 11 May 2017; reporting date: 9 August 2017)  

Prime Minister and Cabinet Legislation Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) Bill 2017 [Provisions]
Referred to the Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee (referred 11 May 2017; reporting date: 13 June 2017) 

Treasury Laws Amendment (2017 Measures No. 2) Bill 2017 [Provisions]
Referred to the Economics Legislation Committee (referred 25 May 2017 pursuant to the order of the Senate of 10 May 2017; reporting date: 13 June 2017) 

Treasury Laws Amendment (Accelerated Depreciation For Small Business Entities) Bill 2017 [Provisions]
Referred to the Economics Legislation Committee (referred 25 May 2017 pursuant to the order of the Senate of 10 May 2017; reporting date: 13 June 2017) 

Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Budget Measures) Bill 2017 [Provisions]
Referred to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee (referred 24 May 2017 pursuant to the order of the Senate of 10 May 2017; reporting date: 13 June 2017)   

Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Omnibus) Bill 2017 [Provisions]
Referred to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee (referred 30 March 2017; reporting date: 13 June 2017)   

‡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