Last week in the House: bills debated

Week beginning 29 November 2021

The following bills were presented

Australian Research Council Amendment Bill 2021

Higher Education Support Amendment (2021 Measures No. 1) Bill 2021

Illegal Detention of Australian Journalists (Free Julian Assange) Bill 2021 (private members' bill)

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) Bill 2021

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy)

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Manufacture Levy)

Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (Pension Loans Scheme Enhancements) Bill 2021


Debate resumed on the following bills  

Fair Work Amendment (Same Job, Same Pay) Bill 2021

Family Law Amendment (A Step Towards a Safer Family Law System) Bill 2020  (private members' bill)


The following bills were agreed to

Autonomous Sanctions Amendment (Magnitsky-style and Other Thematic Sanctions) Bill 2021 (Senate bill)

Biosecurity Amendment (Enhanced Risk Management) Bill 2021

Corporations Amendment (Meetings and Documents) Bill 2021 (amended in House)

Crimes Amendment (Remissions of Sentences) Bill 2021 (Senate bill)

Electoral Legislation Amendment (Annual Disclosure Equality) Bill 2021

Electoral Legislation Amendment (Assurance of Senate Counting) Bill 2021

Electoral Legislation Amendment (Contingency Measures) Bill 2021 (amended in House)

Independent National Security Legislation Monitor Amendment Bill 2021 (Senate bill)

Investment Funds Legislation Amendment Bill 2021

Mitochondrial Donation Law Reform (Maeve's Law) Bill 2021 (amended in House)

National Health Amendment (Enhancing the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) Bill 2021

Telstra Corporation and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2021

Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Exempting Disability Payments from Income Testing and Other Measures) Bill 2021


The following bill was returned by the Senate with amendments

Electoral Legislation Amendment (Political Campaigners) Bill 2021 (House agreed to Senate amendments)