Departments and agencies under the Committee's oversight
For a comprehensive
list of the matters dealt with by each Department of State, and the
legislation administered by each Minister, see the Administrative Arrangements Order.
Prime Minister and Cabinet Portfolio
Finance and Deregulation Portfolio
* As a matter of comity
between the Houses, it is traditional that neither House inquires into the
operations of the other House. For this reason, neither the annual report
of, nor the proposed expenditure for, the Department of the House of
Representatives is referred to a Senate committee for review.
**These Commonwealth agencies and Commonwealth authorities and companies do not currently have a website