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An inquiry into the Fair Work Amendment (Corrupting Benefits) Bill 2017.
An inquiry into the Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill 2017.
The bill amends the Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Amendment Act 2011 in relation to the operation of the crediting element of the Emissions Reduction Fund. These amendments address implementation issues, primarily for savanna fire management projects in Northern Australia. They correct earlier drafting errors, reduce administrative burden and clarify the original intent of the Act.
The operation, effectiveness, and consequences of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Location of Corporate Commonwealth Entities) Order 2016
This inquiry will examine the following treaty: Agreement on Social Security between the Government of Australia and the Government of New Zealand (Wellington, 8 December 2016).
The Bill would require the ABC to restore its shortwave transmission services, following the announcement by the ABC in December 2016 that it would end its shortwave transmission service in the Northern Territory and to international audiences from 31 January 2017.
An inquiry into the Commonwealth's responsibility under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 to protect the globally significant and National Heritage listed Aboriginal rock art of the Burrup Peninsula including the impact of industrial pollution and matters related to the Commonwealth and Western Australian Governments’ conditions regulating and oversighting industries on the Burrup Peninsula.
Inquiry into the matters raised by the NSW Police Strike Force CIVET.
This inquiry will examine the following treaty: Regional Co-operative Agreement for Research, Development and Training Related to Nuclear Science and Technology (Ulaanbaatar, 18 May 2016).
An inquiry into the potential impacts of BP's planned exploratory oil drilling project and any future oil or gas production in the Great Australian Bight
An inquiry into gender segregation in the workplace and its impact on women's economic equality
Inquiry into Department of Defence’s management of credit and other transaction cards.