14 Jun 2017
House of Representatives
Foreign Affairs and Trade
Australian Passports Act 2005 and
Foreign Passports (Law Enforcement and Security) Act 2005 to require the Minister for Foreign Affairs to deny a passport or demand the surrender of a foreign travel document when an Australian citizen is on a state or territory child sex offender register with reporting obligations; and
Criminal Code Act 1995 to create an offence for a registered child sex offender with reporting obligations to travel, or attempt to travel, overseas without permission from a relevant authority.