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An inquiry into consumer protection in the banking, insurance and financial sector.
An inquiry into Australia's general insurance industry.
The inconsistencies and inadequacies of current criminal, civil and administrative penalties for corporate and financial misconduct or white-collar crime.
The future sustainability of Australia’s strategically vital steel industry and its supply chain.
The future sustainability of Australia’s strategically vital naval shipbuilding industry.
An inquiry into carbon risk disclosure.
An inquiry into tax avoidance and aggressive minimisation by corporations registered in Australia and multinational corporations operating in Australia.
An inquiry into the measures governing the activities of Australian corporations, entities, organisations, individuals, government and related parties with respect to foreign bribery.
An inquiry into the effects of non-conforming building products on the Australian building and construction industry.
Inquiry into the implications of financial advice reforms.
An inquiry into the incidence of, and trends in, corporate avoidance of the Fair Work Act 2009
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.
The bill proposes to prohibit mining activities in the Great Australian Bight mare area including the prospecting for the exploration of minerals or any other geological material.
The purpose of this bill is to amend the ABC's Charter in relation to the delivery of services to rural and regional Australia in each State and Territory, and it seeks to define the Corporation's mandate for its public service function for journalism in rural and regional Australia
The Bill proposes to amend the Interactive Gambling Act 2001 to implement harm minimisation measures to help individuals using online sports betting to better control their gambling. The Bill also proposes to establish an Interactive Gambling Regulator and National Self-exclusion Register.
The continuation of construction of the Perth Freight Link in the face of significant environmental breaches
An inquiry into the rehabilitation of mining and resources projects as it relates to Commonwealth responsibilities.
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.
An inquiry into the efficacy and regulation of shark mitigation and deterrent measures
An inquiry into the case for planned closure of coal-fired power stations, policy mechanisms to encourage the retirement of coal-fired power stations from the National Electricity Market and policy mechanisms to provide a just transition for affected workers and communities
An inquiry into the impact of climate change in the marine environment including the effect on fish stocks, marine biodiversity and ecosystems and the adequacy of protections for marine biodiversity and biosecurity measures and monitoring systems given current and projected climate change impacts
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 the risks and opportunities associated with the use of the bumblebee population in Tasmania for commercial pollination purposes
The operation, effectiveness, and consequences of the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Location of Corporate Commonwealth Entities) Order 2016
An inquiry into the operation of the Administrative Arrangements Order, the effectiveness of the division and performance of responsibilities under it, and any other related matters.
An inquiry into gender segregation in the workplace and its impact on women's economic equality
Inquiry into the Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Legislation Amendment (Defence Force) Bill 2016.
Inquiry into the impact of Defence training activities and facilities on rural and regional communities.
Inquiry into the matters raised by the NSW Police Strike Force CIVET.
Inquiry into the operation of the Australian Defence Force’s (ADF) resistance to interrogation (RTI) training.
Inquiry into Department of Defence’s management of credit and other transaction cards.
Inquiry into suicide by veterans and ex-service personnel
An inquiry into the provisions of the Airports Amendment Bill 2016.
An inquiry into current and future regulatory requirements that impact on the safe commercial and recreational use of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) and associated systems.
An inquiry into Australia's rail industry.
An inquiry into airport and aviation security.
An inquiry into the effect of market consolidation on the red meat processing sector.
An inquiry into aspects of road safety in Australia.
An inquiry into the increasing use of so-called Flag of Convenience shipping in Australia.
The committee is to inquire into the role of storage technologies to provide Australia’s electricity networks with the resilience to withstand the increasing severity and frequency of extreme weather events driven by global warming.
Whether a witness before the Environment and Communications References Committee was improperly influenced, and whether any contempt was committed.
An inquiry into the adequacy of parliamentary privilege with regard to the use of intrusive powers by law enforcement and intelligence agencies.
Possible improper interference in relation to the execution of search warrants.
The disposition of material over which a claim of privilege has been made.