Inquiry into the Non-Proliferation Legislation
Amendment Bill 2003
On 20 August 2003, the Senate Selection of Bills Committee referred the
following inquiry to the Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 11 September 2003.
The inquiry is to investigate the impact of the provisions of the bill
on currently legal protest activities against nuclear facilities, and also
on 'whistleblowers' in regard to nuclear facilities.
The closing date for lodgement of submissions with the Committee is
Wednesday 3 September 2003. Submissions become Committee documents and
are only made public after a decision by the Committee. Unauthorised
release of submissions is not covered by parliamentary privilege. Further
assistance can be obtained by phoning the secretariat on (02) 6277 3536.
The Committee encourages the lodgement of submissions in electronic
form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please ensure that a postal address and phone number is enclosed with all
Report - Tabled 11 September 2003
For further information
Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee
CANBERRA ACT 2600
Mr Brenton Holmes, Secretary (61+2) 6277 3535
Ms Pamela Corrigan, Research Officer (61+2) 6277 3539
Fax (61+2) 6277 5818
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