Final House Bills List for 2007

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Parl No.
41
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28 Sep 2007
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As at cob 28 September 2007

(Final for 2007)

41st PARLIAMENT —€“ 1ST SESSION —€“ 2004-05-06-07

BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills introduced in 2004 —€” 93 (Including 11 received from the Senate)

Bills introduced in 2005 —€” 182 (Including 24 received from the Senate)

Bills introduced in 2006 —€” 188 (Including 32 received from the Senate)

Bills introduced in 2007 —€” 168 (Including 14 received from the Senate)

Short Title

Intro House

Passed House

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Assent Date

Act No.

Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment (Township Leasing) 2007

24/5

13/6

14/6

15/6

28/6

121

ACIS Administration Amendment (Unearned Credit Liability) 2007

7/2

14/2

26/2

1/3

15/3

25

Aged Care Amendment (Residential Care) 2007

21/31

21/6H

21/6

21/6

28/6

109

Aged Care Amendment (Securing the Future of Aged Care for Australians) 2007

19/9

Aged Care Amendment (Security and Protection) 2007

8/22

15/2

26/2

22/3A3

12/4

51

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals (Administration) Amendment 2007

10/5

23/5

12/6

14/6

22/6

90

Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Legislation Amendment (2007 Measures No. 1) 2007

23/5

29/5

12/6

14/6

22/6

91

Airport Development and Aviation Noise Ombudsman 2007P

12/2

Airports Amendment 2007
(Previous citation: Airports Amendment 2006)

30/114

20/3

21/3

28/3A5

15/4

59

Airspace 2007
(Previous citation: Airspace 2006)

29/11

7/126

6/2

21/3

30/3

38

Airspace (Consequentials and Other Measures) 2007
(Previous citation: Airspace (Consequentials and Other Measures) 2006)

29/11

7/127

6/2

21/3

30/3

39

Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Amendment 2007

15/2

28/2

1/3

22/3A8

12/4

52

APEC Public Holiday Bill 2007

8/8

13/8 H

15/8

17/8

3/9

139

Appropriation (No. 3) 2006-2007

8/2B

27/2

28/2

29/3

10/4

41

Appropriation (No. 4) 2006-2007

8/2B

27/2

28/2

29/3

10/4

42

Appropriation (No. 5) 2006-2007

8/5

18/6

19/6

21/6

22/6

93

Appropriation (No. 6) 2006-2007

8/5

18/6

19/6

21/6

22/6

94

Appropriation (No. 1) 2007-2008

8/5B

18/6

19/6

21/6

28/6

95

Appropriation (No. 2) 2007-2008

8/5B

18/6

19/6

21/6

28/6

96

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) (No.1) 2007-2008

8/5B

18/6

19/6

21/6

28/6

97

Appropriation (Northern Territory National Emergency Response) Bill (No. 1) 2007-2008

7/8

7/8

8/89

17/8

17/8

126

Appropriation (Northern Territory National Emergency Response) Bill (No. 2) 2007-2008

7/8

7/8

8/810

17/8

17/8

127

AusCheck 2007
(Previous citation: AusCheck 2006)

7/12

8/211

26/2

27/3A12

12/4

53

Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research Amendment 2007

10/513

23/5

12/6

21/6

28/6

115

Australian Citizenship 2007
(Previous citation: Australian Citizenship 2006)
(
Previous citation: Australian Citizenship 2005)

9/11/0514B

28/11/06H

30/11/06

26/2A15

15/3

20

Australian Citizenship Amendment (Citizenship Testing) 2007

30/516

8/8

8/8

10/9 A17

17/9

142

Australian Citizenship (Transitionals and Consequentials) 2007
(Previous citation: Australian Citizenship (Transitionals and Consequentials) Bill 2006)
(
Previous citation: Australian Citizenship (Transitionals and Consequentials) Bill 2005)

9/11/0518B

28/11/06H

30/11/06

26/2

15/3

21

Australian Energy Market Amendment (Gas Legislation) 2007
(Previous citation: Australian Energy Market Amendment (Gas Legislation) 2006)

29/11B

21/3

22/3

22/3

10/4

45

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Amendment (Audit Inspection) 2007
(
Previous citation: Australian Securities and Investments Commission Amendment (Audit Inspection) 2006)

18/10B

29/11

30/11

8/2

19/2

1

Australian Technical Colleges (Flexibility in Achieving Australia's Skills Needs) Amendment (No. 1) 2007
(
Previous citation: Australian Technical Colleges (Flexibility in Achieving Australia's Skills Needs) Amendment (No. 2) 2006)

7/1219

8/2

26/2

1/3

15/3

26

Australian Technical Colleges (Flexibility in Achieving Australia's Skills Needs) Amendment (No. 2) 2007

20/620

15/8

16/8

20/9

28/9

171

Australian Wine and Brandy Corporation Amendment (No. 1) 2007

29/3B

10/5

12/6

14/6

22/6

92

Aviation Transport Security Amendment (Additional Screening Measures) 2007

14/2

28/2

1/3

22/3

29/3

30

Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change (Kyoto Protocol Ratification) 2007P

28/5

Bankruptcy (Estate Charges) Amendment 2007

15/2B

1/3

20/3

22/3

10/4

43

Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment (Debt Agreements) 2007

15/2B

1/3

20/3

22/3

10/4

44

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment 2007

15/2B

28/2

1/3

1/3

15/3

28

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Digital Radio) 2007

28/321

9/5

9/5

10/5

28/5

68

Building and Construction Industry Improvement Amendment (OHS) 2007

29/3

11/9

12/9

13/9

24/9

153

Child Support Legislation Amendment 2004

8/12D

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment 2007
(Previous citation: Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment 2006)

7/12B

7/2

8/2

1/3

15/3

27

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment (Advertising and Other Matters) 2007

22/3 B

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment (Terrorist Material) 2007

21/622

15/8

15/8

20/9

28/9

179

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Democratic Plebiscites) 2007

16/823

11/9

12/9

17/9

24/9

157

Communications Legislation Amendment (Content Services) 2007

10/524

23/5

12/6

20/6A25

20/7

124

Communications Legislation Amendment (Information Sharing and Datacasting) 2007

20/626

16/8

17/8

20/9

28/9

178

Corporations Amendment (Insolvency) 2007

31/5 B

8/8

9/8

9/8

20/8

132

Corporations Amendment (Takeovers) 2007

14/2

28/2

1/3

29/3

15/4

64

Corporations (Fees) Amendment 2007

24/5

14/6

14/6

21/6

28/6

102

Corporations Legislation Amendment (Simpler Regulatory System) 2007

24/5

14/6

14/6

21/6

28/6

101

Corporations (National Guarantee Fund Levies) Amendment 2007

21/627 B

12/9H

13/9

13/9

24/9

148

Corporations (NZ Closer Economic Relations) and Other Legislation Amendment 2007

29/328

10/5

12/6

14/6

21/6

85

Corporations (Review Fees) Amendment 2007

24/5

14/6

14/6

21/6

28/6

103

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Child Sex Tourism Offences and Related Measures) 2007

13/929 B

19/9

20/9

Cross-Border Insolvency 2007

20/9

Customs Legislation Amendment (Augmenting Offshore Powers and Other Measures) 2006

7/1230

1/3

1/3

Customs Legislation Amendment (Border Compliance and Other Measures) 2007
(Previous citation: Customs Legislation Amendment (Border Compliance and Other Measures) 2006)

29/331

16/8

17/8

7/2

19/2

5

Customs Tariff Amendment (Greater Sunrise) 2007

14/2 B

28/2

1/3

22/3

10/4

48

Customs Tariff Amendment (Incorporation of Proposals) 2007
(Previous citation: Customs Tariff Amendment (Incorporation of Proposals) 2006)

29/11

7/12

6/2

8/2

19/2

2

Customs Tariff Amendment (No. 1) 2007

30/5 B

8/8

9/8

9/8

20/8

133

Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Amendment 2007

9/5

23/5

12/6

14/6

21/6

81

Defence Legislation Amendment 2007

15/832 B

19/9H

20/9

Education Services for Overseas Students Legislation Amendment 2007

22/3

29/3

9/5

10/5

28/5

70

Electoral and Referendum Legislation Amendment 2007
(Previous citation: Electoral and Referendum Legislation Amendment 2006)

30/11B

6/12

7/1233

26/2

15/3

22

Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Amendment (Welfare to Work and Vocational Rehabilitation Services) 2007
(
Previous citation: Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Amendment (Welfare to Work and Vocational Rehabilitation Services) 2006)

7/1234

26/2

27/2

29/3

15/4

65

Energy Efficiency Opportunities Amendment 2007
(
Previous citation: Energy Efficiency Opportunities Amendment 2006)

29/11B

7/12

6/2

21/3

30/3

40

Evidence Amendment (Journalists' Privilege) 2007

24/5

12/6

13/6

14/6

28/6

116

Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Northern Territory National Emergency Response and Other Measures) 2007

7/8

7/8

8/835

16/8

17/8

128

Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Legislation Amendment (Child Care and Other 2007 Budget Measures) 2007

31/5

14/6

14/6

21/6

28/6

113

Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Legislation Amendment (Child Disability Assistance) 2007

16/8 B

12/9

13/9

20/9

28/9

182

Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Legislation Amendment (Child Support Reform Consolidation and Other Measures) 2007

29/336

9/5

9/5

12/6

21/6

82

Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Emergency Response Consolidation) Bill 2007

20/9

Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs Legislation Amendment (Further 2007 Budget Measures) 2007

20/6

15/8

16/8

20/9

28/9

183

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care Management System and Other Measures) 2007

24/5

12/6

13/6

15/6

28/6

118

Family Law (Divorce Fees Validation) 2007

7/2

14/2

26/2

1/3

15/3

23

Farm Household Support Amendment 2007

1/3

22/3

22/3

28/3

15/4

60

Federal Magistrates Amendment (Disability and Death Benefits) 2007

(Previous citation: Federal Magistrates Amendment (Disability and Death Benefits) 2006)

29/337 B

9/8H

10/9

20/9

25/9

163

Financial Framework Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2007

10/5B

20/6

21/6

20/9

25/9

166

Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Discretionary Mutual Funds and Direct Offshore Foreign Insurers) 2007

21/638 B

12/9H

13/9

13/9

24/9

149

Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Restructures) 2007

24/5

13/6

14/6

15/6

28/6

117

Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Review of Prudential Decisions) 2007

13/9

Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Simplifying Regulation and Review) 2007

21/639 B

12/9H

13/9

13/9

24/9

154

Fisheries Legislation Amendment 2007

23/5

12/640

13/6

21/6

28/6

104

Fisheries Levy Amendment 2007

23/5

12/641

13/6

21/6

28/6

105

Forestry Marketing and Research and Development Services 2007

29/342

28/5

12/6

15/6

28/6

122

Forestry Marketing and Research and Development Services (Transitional and Consequential Provisions) 2007

29/343

28/5

12/6

15/6

28/6

123

Freedom of Information Amendment (Abolition of Conclusive Certificates) 2006PX

9/10

Fuel Quality Standards (Renewable Content of Motor Vehicle Fuel) Amendment 2006PX

4/9

Governance Review Implementation (Science Research Agencies) 2007

28/3

10/5

12/6

14/6

21/6

84

Governance Review Implementation (Treasury Portfolio Agencies) 2007

1/3

28/3

29/3

10/5A44

5/6

74

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Amendment 2007

28/3

10/545

12/6

21/6

28/6

106

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park (Protecting the Great Barrier Reef from Oil Drilling and Exploration) Amendment 2006PX

30/10

Health Insurance Amendment (Diagnostic Imaging Accreditation) 2007

29/3

10/5

12/6

13/6

21/6

83

Health Insurance Amendment (Inappropriate and Prohibited Practices and Other Measures) 2007

29/3B

9/5

10/5

14/6

21/6

88

Health Insurance Amendment (Medicare Dental Services) 2007

16/846

19/9

19/9

20/9

28/9

181

Health Insurance Amendment (Provider Number Review) 2007

1/3

22/3

26/3

29/3

15/4

58

Health Legislation Amendment 2007

13/9

19/9H

20/9

20/9

28/9

180

Higher Education Endowment Fund 2007

16/847

12/9

12/9

19/9

24/9

160

Higher Education Endowment Fund (Consequential Amendments) 2007

16/848

12/9

12/9

19/9

24/9

161

Higher Education Legislation Amendment (2007 Budget Measures) 2007

24/5

13/6

14/6

15/6

28/6

119

Higher Education Legislation Amendment (2007 Measures No. 1) 2007

28/249

28/3H

9/5

9/5

28/5

72

Higher Education Support Amendment (Extending FEE-HELP for VET Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate Courses) 2007

(Previous citation: Higher Education Support Amendment (Extending FEE-HELP for VET Diploma and VET Advanced Diploma Courses) 2007)

21/650

20/9H

20/9

20/9

28/9

170

Human Services (Enhanced Service Delivery) 2007

7/251

28/2

28/2

Income Tax Amendment 2007

7/2

13/2

26/2

27/2

15/3

16

Income Tax (Former Complying Superannuation Funds) Amendment 2007

7/2

13/2

26/2

27/2

15/3

17

Income Tax (Former Non-resident Superannuation Funds) Amendment 2007

7/2

13/2

26/2

27/2

15/3

18

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Superannuation) 2007

7/2

13/2

26/2

27/2

15/3

19

Independent Contractors Amendment 2007P

18/6

Indigenous Education (Targeted Assistance) Amendment (2007 Budget Measures) 2007

23/5

29/5

12/6

13/6

21/6

77

Indigenous Education (Targeted Assistance) Amendment (Cape York Measures) 2007

16/852

19/9

19/9

20/9

28/9

176

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Amendment (Cosmetics) 2007

13/6B

7/8

8/8

9/8

20/8

134

International Tax Agreements Amendment (No. 1) 2007

29/3B

7/8

8/8

9/8

3/9

136

International Tax Agreements Amendment (No. 2) 2007

21/6B

11/9

12/9

13/9

24/9

146

International Trade Integrity 2007

14/653

16/8

17/8

13/9

24/9

147

Judges' Pensions Amendment 2007

14/6

13/8

14/8

20/9

25/9

162

Late Payment of Government Debts (Interest) 2007P

18/6

Law and Justice Legislation Amendment (Marking of Plastic Explosives) 2007
(Previous citation: Law and Justice Legislation Amendment (Marking of Plastic Explosives) 2006)

7/9B

6/12

7/12

8/2

19/2

3

Legislative Instruments (Technical Amendment) 2004Z

16/11

Liquid Fuel Emergency Amendment 2007

28/354B

10/5

12/6

14/6

21/6

86

Maritime Legislation Amendment 2007

8/8B

15/8

16/8

13/9

24/9

150

Maritime Legislation Amendment (Prevention of Air Pollution from Ships) 2007
(Previous citation: Maritime Legislation Amendment (Prevention of Air Pollution from Ships) 2006)

6/12B

8/2

26/2

1/3

15/3

24

Migration Amendment (Border Integrity) 2007
(
Previous citation: Migration Amendment (Border Integrity) 2006)

11/10

27/3H

28/3

29/3

15/4

62

Migration Amendment (Designated Unauthorised Arrivals) 2006

11/555

10/8H56

Migration Amendment (Maritime Crew) 2007

15/2

28/257

1/3

9/5

28/5

73

Migration Amendment (Sponsorship Obligations) 2007

21/658

Migration Amendment (Statutory Agency) 2007

24/5

12/6

13/6

14/6

21/6

87

Migration Legislation Amendment (Information and Other Measures) 2007

1/3

26/3

28/3

28/3

15/4

63

Migration (Sponsorship Fees) 2007

30/5

14/6

14/6

21/6

28/6

110

Murray-Darling Basin Amendment 2006

7/1259

National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting 2007

15/860

17/9H

18/9

20/9

28/9

175

National Health Amendment (National HPV Vaccination Program Register) 2007

20/6 B

8/8

9/8

9/8

20/8

135

National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) 2007

24/5

31/5H

12/661

20/6A62

28/6

111

National Health Security 2007

13/9

20/9

20/9

20/9

28/9

174

Native Title Amendment 2007
(Previous citation: Native Title Amendment 2006)

7/1263

14/2

26/2

26/3A64

15/4

61

Native Title Amendment (Technical Amendments) 2007

29/365

10/5

12/6

13/6A66

20/7

125

Northern Territory National Emergency Response 2007

7/8

7/8

8/867

16/8

17/8

129

Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Amendment (Promoting Safer Workplaces) 2005

9/368

8/12

8/12

Offshore Petroleum Amendment (Greater Sunrise) 2007

14/2B

28/2

1/3

22/3

10/4

49

Payment of Accounts by Government 2006PX

14/8

Primary Industries and Energy Research and Development Amendment 2007

1/3

28/3

29/3

10/5

28/5

71

Privacy Protection for Off-shoring 2007P

18/6

Private Health Insurance 2007
(Previous citation: Private Health Insurance 2006)

7/1269

14/2

26/2

23/3A70

30/3

31

Private Health Insurance (Collapsed Organization Levy) Amendment 2007
(
Previous citation: Private Health Insurance (Collapsed Organization Levy) Amendment 2006)

7/1271

14/2

26/2

23/3

30/3

34

Private Health Insurance Complaints Levy Amendment 2007
(Previous citation: Private Health Insurance Complaints Levy Amendment 2006)

7/1272

14/2

26/2

23/3

30/3

35

Private Health Insurance (Council Administration Levy) Amendment 2007
(Previous citation: Private Health Insurance (Council Administration Levy) Amendment 2006)

7/1273

14/2

26/2

23/3

30/3

36

Private Health Insurance (Prostheses Application and Listing Fees) 2007
(
Previous citation: Private Health Insurance (Prostheses Application and Listing Fees) 2006)

7/1274

14/2

26/2

23/3

30/3

33

Private Health Insurance (Reinsurance Trust Fund Levy) Amendment 2007
(Previous citation: Private Health Insurance (Reinsurance Trust Fund Levy) Amendment 2006)

7/1275

14/2

26/2R76

28/3

30/3

37

Private Health Insurance (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) 2007
(Previous citation: Private Health Insurance (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) 2006)

7/1277

14/2

26/2

23/3A78

30/3

32

Product Stewardship (Oil) Amendment 2007

24/5

16/8

17/8

13/9

24/9

155

Quarantine Amendment (Commission of Inquiry) 2007

12/9

17/9

18/9

19/9

24/9

158

Radio Licence Fees Amendment 2007

28/379

9/5

9/5

10/5

28/5

69

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation and Other Legislation Amendment 2007
(Previous citation: Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation and Other Legislation Amendment 2006)

30/11

7/1280

6/2

27/3A81

12/4

54

Schools Assistance (Learning Together—€”Achievement Through Choice and Opportunity) Amendment 2007

28/2

21/3

22/3

23/3

10/4

46

Schools Assistance (Learning Together—€”Achievement Through Choice and Opportunity) Amendment (2007 Budget Measures) 2007

23/5

29/5

12/6

14/6

28/6

120

Sex Discrimination Amendment (Teaching Profession) 2004

17/11

12/5

14/6

Snowy Hydro Corporatisation Amendment 2006PX

19/6

Social Security Amendment (2007 Measures No. 1) 2007

20/682

16/8

17/8

20/9

28/9

172

Social Security Amendment (2007 Measures No. 2) 2007

16/883

19/9

20/9

20/9

28/9

173

Social Security Amendment (Apprenticeship Wage Top-Up for Australian Apprentices) 2007

24/5

18/6

19/6

21/6

28/6

114

Social Security and Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (One-off Payments and Other 2007 Budget Measures) 2007

9/5

9/5

10/5

10/5

11/5

66

Social Security Legislation Amendment (2007 Budget Measures for Students) 2007

21/684

19/9H

20/9

20/9

28/9

184

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Welfare Payment Reform) 2007

7/8

7/8

8/885

17/8

17/8

130

Superannuation (Departing Australia Superannuation Payments Tax) 2007
(Previous citation: Superannuation (Departing Australia Superannuation Payments Tax) 2006)

7/1286

13/2

26/2

27/2

15/3

13

Superannuation (Excess Concessional Contributions Tax) 2007
(
Previous citation: Superannuation (Excess Concessional Contributions Tax) 2006)

7/1287

13/2

26/2

27/2

15/3

10

Superannuation (Excess Non-concessional Contributions Tax) 2007
(Previous citation: Superannuation (Excess Non-concessional Contributions Tax) 2006)

7/1288

13/2

26/2

27/2

15/3

11

Superannuation (Excess Untaxed Roll-over Amounts Tax) 2007
(Previous citation: Superannuation (Excess Untaxed Roll-over Amounts Tax) 2006)

7/1289

13/2

26/2

27/2

15/3

12

Superannuation Laws Amendment (2007 Budget Co-contribution Measure) 2007

9/5

9/5

10/5

10/5

15/5

67

Superannuation Legislation Amendment 2007

21/690 B

13/9

17/9

20/9

25/9

165

Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Simplification) 2007

7/2

13/2

26/2

27/2

15/3

15

Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Trustee Board and Other Measures) (Consequential Amendments) 2007

28/2B

8/8

9/8

Superannuation (Self Managed Superannuation Funds) Supervisory Levy Amendment 2007
(Previous citation: Superannuation (Self Managed Superannuation Funds) Supervisory Levy Amendment 2006)

7/1291

13/2

26/2

27/2

15/3

14

Sydney Harbour Federation Trust Amendment 2007

16/8 B

12/9

13/9

13/9

24/9

151

Taxation (Trustee Beneficiary Non-disclosure Tax) (No. 1) 2007

21/692

13/8

14/8

18/9

24/9

144

Taxation (Trustee Beneficiary Non-disclosure Tax) (No. 2) 2007

21/693

13/8

14/8

18/9

24/9

145

Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 6) 2007
(Previous citation: Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 6) 2006)

2/11

7/12

6/2

8/2

19/2

4

Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 7) 2007
(Previous citation: Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 7) 2006)

7/12

7/2

7/294

28/3A95

12/4

55

Tax Laws Amendment (2007 Budget Measures) 2007

10/5

23/5

12/6

12/6

21/6

75

Tax Laws Amendment (2007 Measures No. 1) 2007

15/2

28/2

1/3

28/3

12/4

56

Tax Laws Amendment (2007 Measures No. 2) 2007

29/396

9/5

9/5

13/6

21/6

78

Tax Laws Amendment (2007 Measures No. 3) 2007

10/597

24/5

12/6

13/6

21/6

79

Tax Laws Amendment (2007 Measures No. 4) 2007

21/698

13/8

14/8

18/9

24/9

143

Tax Laws Amendment (2007 Measures No. 5) 2007

16/899

12/9H

13/9

20/9 R A100

25/9

164

Tax Laws Amendment (2007 Measures No. 6) 2007

13/9

Tax Laws Amendment (Personal Income Tax Reduction) 2007

10/5

23/5

12/6

12/6

21/6

76

Tax Laws Amendment (Simplified GST Accounting) 2007

13/6

19/6

20/6

21/6

28/6

112

Tax Laws Amendment (Simplified Superannuation) 2007
(
Previous citation: Tax Laws Amendment (Simplified Superannuation) 2006)

7/12101

13/2

26/2

27/2

15/3

9

Tax Laws Amendment (Small Business) 2007

10/5102

28/5

12/6

13/6

21/6

80

Tax Laws Amendment (Taxation of Financial Arrangements) 2007

20/9

Telecommunications (Amendment) 2007P

17/9

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment 2007

14/6103B

15/8

16/8

20/9

28/9

177

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Protecting Services for Rural and Regional Australia into the Future) 2007

21/6104

9/8

13/8

11/9

24/9

152

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Regular Reviews and Other Measures) 2005

10/3105

17/3

11/5

23/6A106

Tourism Australia Amendment 2007

14/2B

21/3

22/3

22/3

10/4

47

Trade Practices Amendment (Horticultural Code of Conduct) 2007P

21/5

Trade Practices Amendment (Small Business Protection) 2007

15/8107

Trade Practices Legislation Amendment 2006PX

19/6

Trade Practices Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2007

20/6108

8/8

9/8

20/9A109

24/9

159

Tradex Scheme Amendment 2007

20/9

Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (2007 Measures No. 1) 2007

28/3B

23/5

12/6

14/6

21/6

89

Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Statements of Principles and Other Measures) 2007 (Previous citation: Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Statements of Principles and Other Measures) 2006)

6/12B

7/2

8/2

1/3

15/3

29

Veterans' Entitlements Amendment (Disability, War Widow and War Widower Pensions) 2007

20/9

20/9

20/9

20/9

25/9

167

Water 2007

8/8110

14/8H

15/8

17/8

3/9

137

Water (Consequential Amendments) 2007

8/8111

14/8

15/8

17/8

3/9

138

Wheat Marketing Amendment 2007

14/6

20/6H

20/6

21/6

28/6

108

Workplace Relations Amendment (A Stronger Safety Net) 2007

28/5112

30/5H

13/6

20/6A113

28/6

107


BILLS INITIATED IN THE SENATE

Bills initiated in 2004 —€“ 51

Bills initiated in 2005 —€“ 28

Bills initiated in 2006 —€” 51

Bills initiated in 2007 —€” 39

Short Title

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Intro House

Passed House

Assent Date

Act No.

Alcohol Toll Reduction 2007 S

19/9

Anti-Genocide 1999S

17/11N

Archives Amendment 2006

6/9

Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Amendment (Disallowance Power of the Commonwealth) 2006S

19/6

Australian Crime Commission Amendment 2007

18/9

18/9

19/9B

20/9

28/9

168

Australian Postal Corporation Amendment (Quarantine Inspection and Other Measures) 2007

20/6

9/8

9/8 B

13/9

24/9

156

Australian Securities and Investments Commission (Fair Bank and Credit Card Fees) Amendment 2007S

21/6114

Australian Territories Rights of the Terminally Ill 2007S

8/2

Aviation Legislation Amendment (2007 Measures No. 1) 2007

21/6115

13/8

13/8B

15/8

20/8

131

Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change (Kyoto Protocol Ratification) 2006S

28/11

Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment (Superannuation Contributions) 2007
(
Previous citation: Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment (Superannuation Contributions) 2006)

6/12116

1/3

1/3

28/3

15/4

57

Charter of Political Honesty 2000 S

17/11N, DS

Climate Change Action 2006S

30/11

Cluster Munitions (Prohibition) 2006S

5/12117

Communications Legislation Amendment (Crime or Terrorism Related Internet Content) 2007

20/9

Communications Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) 2007

13/9

Constitution Alteration (Appropriations for the Ordinary Annual Services of the Government) 2001 S

17/11N

Constitution Alteration (Electors—€™ Initiative, Fixed Term Parliaments and Qualification of Members) 2000 S

17/11N

Constitution Alteration (Right to Stand for Parliament—€“Qualification of Members and Candidates) 1998 (No.2)S

1/12N

Crimes Amendment (Victim Impact Statements) 2006S

Crimes Legislation Amendment (National Investigative Powers and Witness Protection) 2007

(Previous citation: Crimes Legislation Amendment (National Investigative Powers and Witness Protection) 2006)

29/11118

8/8

9/8

Criminal Code Amendment (Anti-Child Abuse and Pornography Materials) 2007S

21/3

Criminal Code Amendment (Workplace Death and Serious Injury) 2004S

30/11N

Customs Legislation Amendment (Modernising Import Controls and Other Measures) 2006

21/6119

Defence Amendment (Parliamentary approval for Australian involvement in overseas conflicts) 2003S

17/11N

Electoral Amendment (Political Honesty) 2003S

17/11N

Electoral (Greater Fairness of Electoral Processes) Amendment 2007S

1/3

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Invasive Species) 2004S

17/11N

Euthanasia Laws (Repeal) 2004S

17/11N

Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment 2007
(
Previous citation: Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment 2006)

16/8120

9/11

27/11B

8/2

19/2

6

Financial Management and Accountability (Anti-Restrictive Software Practices) Amendment 2003S

17/11N

Food Safety (Trans Fats) 2007S

26/3

Food Standards Australia New Zealand Amendment 2007

28/3121

15/6

18/6B

20/6

28/6

98

Flags Amendment (Eureka Flag) 2004S

9/12N

Freedom of Information Amendment (Open Government) 2003S

17/11N

Gene Technology Amendment 2007

28/3122

9/5

10/5B

20/6

28/6

99

Genetic Privacy and Non-discrimination 1998S

17/11N

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park (Protecting the Great Barrier Reef from Oil Drilling and Exploration) Amendment 2003S

10/10N

Independent Contractors Amendment 2007 (No. 2)S

20/6

Lands Acquisition Legislation Amendment 2007

13/9

Lobbying and Ministerial Accountability 2007S

14/6

Marriage (Relationship Equality) Amendment 2007S

1/3

Migration Amendment (Act of Compassion) 2005S

16/6

Migration Amendment (Employer Sanctions) 2007
(
Previous citation: Migration Amendment (Employer Sanctions) 2006)

29/3123

6/9

6/9

7/2

19/2

7

Migration Amendment (Enabling Permanent Protection) 2006S

12/10

Migration Amendment (Mandatory Detention) 2005S

16/6

Migration Amendment (Review Provisions) 2007
(
Previous citation: Migration Amendment (Review Provisions) 2006)

7/12124

29/3

8/5B

20/6

28/6

100

Migration Amendment (Visa Integrity) 2006

21/6125

Migration (Climate Refugees) Amendment 2007S

21/6

Migration Legislation Amendment (Access to Judicial Review of Migration Decisions) 2007 S

1/3

Migration Legislation Amendment (Appropriate Access to Detention Centres) 2006S

19/6

Migration Legislation Amendment (Appropriate Review) 2006S

19/10

Migration Legislation Amendment (End of Mandatory Detention) 2006S

7/9

Migration Legislation Amendment (Complementary Protection Visas) 2006S

13/9

Migration Legislation Amendment (Duration of Detention) 2006 S

9/11

Migration Legislation Amendment (Migration Zone Excision Repeal) 2006S

15/6

Migration Legislation Amendment (Migration Zone Excision Repeal) (Consequential Provisions) 2006S

15/6

Migration Legislation Amendment (Provisions Relating to Character and Conduct) 2006S

14/8

Migration Legislation Amendment (Removal of Unjust Restrictions) 2007S

1/3

Migration Legislation Amendment (Restoration of Fair Process) 2006S

30/11

Migration Legislation Amendment (Restoration of Human Rights) 2006S

9/11

Migration Legislation Amendment (Return to Procedural Fairness) 2006S

17/8

Migration Legislation Amendment (Restoration of Rights and Procedural Fairness) 2007 S

8/8

Migration Legislation Amendment (Temporary Protection Visas Repeal) 2006S

22/6

Ministers of State (Post-Retirement Employment Restrictions) 2002S

17/11N

National Animal Welfare 2003S

17/11N

National Animal Welfare 2005S

20/6126

National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits) 2007

15/8

13/9

13/9B

20/9

28/9

169

National Market Driven Energy Efficiency Target 2007S

14/8127

Non-Proliferation Legislation Amendment 2007
(
Previous citation: Non-Proliferation Legislation Amendment 2006)

6/12128

1/3

1/3B

22/3

10/4

50

Northern Territory National Emergency Response Amendment (Alcohol) 2007

11/9

11/9

12/9

13/9

14/9

141

Offshore Petroleum Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) 2007

15/8129

13/9

13/9