Intelligence Oversight bill under scrutiny

Issue date: Wednesday, 5 May 2021

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The Parliament’s Intelligence and Security Committee will hold a public hearing tomorrow as part of its Review of the Intelligence Oversight and Other Legislation Amendment (Integrity Measures) Bill 2020.

The Committee will hear from Dr Kieran Hardy, Professor George Williams AO, the Law Council of Australia, the Inspector-General of Intelligence and Security, the Commonwealth Ombudsman, the Attorney-General’s Department and the Department of Home Affairs.

Further information on the inquiry can be obtained from the Committee’s website.

Public hearing details:

Thursday, 6 May 2021
10:00am - 3:00pm
Committee Room 2R1, Parliament House, Canberra

A program for the hearing can be found here and the hearing will be broadcast live on the Parliament of Australia website.

Media enquiries:

Chair, Senator James Paterson via Deborah Seccombe
0451 255 891

For background information: 

Please contact the Committee Secretariat
02 6277 2360

For more information about this Committee, you can visit its website. On the site, you can make a submission to an inquiry, read other submissions, and get details for upcoming public hearings. You can also track the Committee and receive email updates by clicking on the blue ‘Track Committee’ button in the bottom right hand corner of the page.House of Representatives media release header