About this committee

The Legal and Constitutional Affairs portfolio coverage includes Attorney-General's and Immigration and Border Protection.

Track Committee

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3560
Fax: +61 2 6277 5794

Completed inquiries and reports

Senate Standing Committees on Legal and Constitutional Affairs

Completed inquiries and reports (2016-present)

Report Name Date Tabled
Legislation Committee  
Human Rights Legislation Amendment Bill 2017
28 March 2017
Crimes Legislation Amendment (International Crime Cooperation and Other Measures) Bill 2016 [Provisions]
23 March 2017
Native Title Amendment (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) Bill 2017 [Provisions]
20 March 2017
Migration Legislation Amendment (Code of Procedure Harmonisation) Bill 2016 [Provisions]
14 February 2017
Privacy Amendment (Re-identification Offence) Bill 2016
7 February 2017
Migration Amendment (Visa Revalidation and Other Measures) Bill 2016 [Provisions]
28 November 2016
Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing Cohort) Bill 2016 [Provisions]
22 November 2016
Australian Crime Commission Amendment (Criminology Research) Bill 2016 [Provisions]
9 November 2016
Criminal Code Amendment (Firearms Trafficking) Bill 2016
7 November 2016
Migration Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) Bill 2016 [Provisions] 10 October 2016
References Committee  
Serious allegations of abuse, self-harm and neglect of asylum seekers in relation to the Nauru Regional Processing Centre, and any like allegations in relation to the Manus Regional Processing Centre
21 April 2017
Nature and scope of the consultations prior to the making of the Legal Services Amendment (Solicitor-General Opinions) Direction 2016
8 November 2016