House Bills List

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House of Representatives
Parl No.
45
Date
14 Aug 2018
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House of Representatives

Daily Bills List

As at cob 14 August 2018

45th PARLIAMENT —€“ 1ST SESSION —€“ 2018

BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills introduced in 2016 —€” 116 (Including 3 received from the Senate)

Bills introduced in 2017 —€” 218 (Including 15 received from the Senate)

Bills introduced in 2018 —€” 137 (Including 12 received from the Senate)

Short Title

Intro House

Passed House

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Assent Date

Act No.

A New Tax System (Medicare Levy Surcharge—€”Fringe Benefits) Amendment (Excess Levels for Private Health Insurance Policies) 2018

28/3

31/5

18/61

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Amendment (Indigenous Land Corporation) 2018

28/32

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land and Sea Future Fund 2018

28/33

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Land and Sea Future Fund (Consequential Amendments) 2018

28/34

Aged Care (Single Quality Framework) Reform 2018

24/5

20/6

25/6

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment (Operational Efficiency) 2017

25/10

12/2

13/2

Agriculture and Water Resources Legislation Amendment 2016

1/12

13/2

14/2

Air Services Amendment 2018 (No. 2)P

21/5

Airports Amendment 2018
(Previous citation: Airports Amendment 2016)

1/125

13/8H

Appropriation (No. 1) 2018-2019B

8/5

21/6

25/6

25/6

27/6

50

Appropriation (No. 2) 2018-2019B

8/5

21/6

25/6

25/6

27/6

51

Appropriation (No. 3) 2017-2018

8/2

26/2

19/3

19/3

28/3

18

Appropriation (No. 4) 2017-2018

8/2

26/2

19/3

19/3

28/3

19

Appropriation (No. 5) 2017-2018B

8/5

21/6

25/6

25/6

27/6

48

Appropriation (No. 6) 2017-2018B

8/5

21/6

25/6

25/6

27/6

49

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) (No. 1) 2018-2019B

8/5

21/6

25/6

25/6

27/6

52

ASIC Supervisory Cost Recovery Levy Amendment 2017
(Act citation: ASIC Supervisory Cost Recovery Levy Amendment 2018)

7/9

28/2

19/3

28/3

11/4

24

Australian Astronomical Observatory (Transition) 2018

28/3

19/6

19/6

28/6

29/6

59

Australian Bill of Rights 2017P, X

14/8

Australian Crime Commission Amendment (Criminology Research) 2016

14/96

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Amendment 2018

28/3

25/6

25/6

Australian Passports Amendment (Identity-matching Services) 2018

7/27

Australian Research Council Amendment 2018

10/5

25/6

25/6

28/6

28/6

54

Banking Amendment (Rural Finance Reform) 2018P

26/2

Banking System Reform (Separation of Banks) 2018P

25/6

Bankruptcy Amendment (Debt Agreement Reform) 2018

14/28

28/2

19/3

Biosecurity Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) 2018

28/3

27/6

27/6

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Media Reform) 2016

1/99

30/11

1/12

Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Amendment 2017

23/310

Clean Energy Finance Corporation Amendment (Carbon Capture and Storage) 2017

31/511

Coal-Fired Power Funding Prohibition 2017 [No. 2]P, X

23/10

Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping) Amendment 2017

13/912

Commerce (Trade Descriptions) Amendment 2018

28/3

18/6

19/6

28/6

29/6

60

Commission of Inquiry (Coal Seam Gas) 2017P, X

4/9

Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse 2017

26/1013

Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse (Consequential Amendments) 2017

26/1014

Communications Legislation Amendment (Deregulation and Other Measures) 2018B
(Previous citation: Communications Legislation Amendment (Deregulation and Other Measures) 2017)

29/3

28/2H

19/3

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Exploitation of Indigenous Culture) 2017P, X

11/9

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Free Range Eggs) 2018P

12/2

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misleading Representations About Broadband Speeds) 2018P

26/2

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Paper Bills and Statements) 2017P, X

19/6

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Safeguarding the Reputation of Australian Beef) 2017P, X

19/6

Corporations Amendment (Asia Region Funds Passport) 2018

28/3

25/6H

27/6

28/6

29/6

61

Corporations Amendment (Crowd-sourced Funding for Proprietary Companies) 2017

14/9

26/2

19/3

Corporations (Fees) Amendment (ASIC Fees) 2018

24/5

18/6

19/6

28/6

28/6

55

Corporations (Review Fees) Amendment 2018

24/5

25/6

25/6

28/6

29/6

72

Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2018

24/515

25/6

26/6

Crimes Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme—€”Worker Screening) 2018

15/2

28/2

19/3

10/5

22/5

33

Crimes Legislation Amendment (International Crime Cooperation and Other Measures) 2018B
(Previous citation: Crimes Legislation Amendment (International Crime Cooperation and Other Measures) 2016)

23/1116

8/2H

13/2

10/5

22/5

34

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Powers, Offences and Other Measures) 2018
(Previous citation: Crimes Legislation Amendment (Powers, Offences and Other Measures) 2017)

30/317

27/6H

13/8

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Sexual Crimes Against Children and Community Protection Measures) 2017

13/918

19/10

19/10

Criminal Code Amendment (Impersonating a Commonwealth Body) 2017B
(Act citation: Criminal Code Amendment (Impersonating a Commonwealth Body) 2018)

13/919

6/2

7/2

18/6

21/6

44

Customs Amendment (Illicit Tobacco Offences) 2018

28/3

14/8

14/8

Customs Tariff Amendment (Incorporation of Proposals) 2018

27/6

Defence Amendment (Call Out of the Australian Defence Force) 2018

28/620

Education and Other Legislation Amendment (VET Student Loan Debt Separation) 2018

28/321

Electoral Amendment (Banning Foreign Political Donations) 2017P, X

14/8

Excise Levies Legislation Amendment (Honey) 2016

1/12

13/2

14/2

Export Legislation Amendment (Live-stock) 2018

24/5

Fair Work Amendment (A Living Wage) 2018P

25/6

Fair Work Amendment (Better Work/Life Balance) 2018P

26/3

Fair Work Amendment (Improving National Employment Standards) 2018P

5/2

Fair Work Amendment (Making Australia More Equal) 2018P

21/5

Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Take Home Pay) 2017P, B, X

20/3

Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Take Home Pay of All Workers) 2017P, X

19/622

Fair Work Amendment (Recovering Unpaid Superannuation) 2017P, X

11/9

Fair Work Amendment (Repeal of 4 Yearly Reviews and Other Measures) 2017

1/323

20/6H

22/6

4/12A24

Fair Work Amendment (Restoring Penalty Rates) 2018P

25/6

Fair Work Amendment (Tackling Job Insecurity) 2018P

26/3

Fair Work Amendment (Terminating Enterprise Agreements) 2017P, X

11/9

Fair Work Laws Amendment (Proper Use of Worker Benefits) 2017B

19/1025

26/10

13/11

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment (Ensuring Integrity) 2017

16/826

16/10

17/10

Family Assistance and Child Support Legislation Amendment (Protecting Children) 2018
(Previous citation: Family Assistance and Child Support Legislation Amendment (Protecting Children) 2017)

14/9

12/2H

13/2

9/5

22/5

36

Family Law Amendment (Family Violence and Cross-examination of Parties) 2018

28/627

Family Trust Distribution Tax (Primary Liability) Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) 2017

17/828

25/10

13/11

Farm Household Support Amendment 2018

20/6

27/6

27/6

28/6

29/6

62

Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Crisis Resolution Powers and Other Measures) 2017
(Act citation: Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Crisis Resolution Powers and Other Measures) 2018)

19/1029

12/2

13/2

14/2

5/3

10

Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Fees Imposition Amendment (Near-new Dwelling Interests) 2018B

8/230

1/3

19/3

Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme 2018
(Previous citation: Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme 2017)

7/1231

26/6H

27/6

28/6

29/6

63

Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme (Charges Imposition) 2017D

7/12

Fringe Benefits Tax Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) 2017

17/832

25/10

13/11

Government Procurement (Judicial Review) 2017

25/533

Health Insurance (Approved Pathology Specimen Collection Centres) Tax Amendment 2018

23/534

18/6

19/6

Health Legislation Amendment (Improved Medicare Compliance and Other Measures) 2018

23/535

19/6H

21/6

28/6

29/6

64

Higher Education Support Amendment (National Regional Higher Education Strategy) 2018P

26/3

Higher Education Support Legislation Amendment (A More Sustainable, Responsive and Transparent Higher Education System) 2017

11/536

13/9

14/9

Higher Education Support Legislation Amendment (Student Loan Sustainability) 2018

14/237

27/3H

28/3

13/8A38

Home Affairs and Integrity Agencies Legislation Amendment 2018
(Previous citation: Home Affairs and Integrity Agencies Legislation Amendment 2017)

7/1239

8/5H

9/5

9/5

9/5

31

Home Affairs Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) 2018

28/3

Identity-matching Services 2018

7/240

Imported Food Control Amendment 2017B

1/6

7/2

8/2

Imported Food Control Amendment (Country of Origin) 2017
(Act citation: Imported Food Control Amendment (Country of Origin) 2018)

19/10

27/2

19/3

22/3

28/3

20

Income Tax Rates Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) 2017

17/841

25/10

13/11

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) 2016

12/1042

17/10

7/11R43

Income Tax (TFN Withholding Tax (ESS)) Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) 2017

17/844

25/10

13/11

Industrial Chemicals 2017

1/645

17/10

18/10

Industrial Chemicals Charges (Customs) 2017

1/646

17/10

18/10

Industrial Chemicals Charges (Excise) 2017

1/647

17/10

18/10

Industrial Chemicals Charges (General) 2017

1/648

17/10

18/10

Industrial Chemicals (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) 2017

1/649

17/10

18/10

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Amendment 2017

1/650

17/10

18/10

Inspector-General of Animal Welfare and Live Animal Exports 2018P

18/6

Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 1 and Other Measures) 2018

28/351

27/6

27/6

Intelligence Services Amendment (Establishment of the Australian Signals Directorate) 2018

15/252

28/2

19/3

28/3

11/4

25

Interactive Gambling Amendment (Lottery Betting) 2018

28/3

9/5

9/5

28/6

9/7

73

Interstate Road Transport Legislation (Repeal) 2018

28/2

9/5

9/5

10/5

22/5

35

Investigation and Prosecution Measures 2017
(Act citation: Investigation and Prosecution Measures 2018)

13/9

13/2

13/2

9/5A53

22/5

37

Legislation Amendment (Sunsetting Review and Other Measures) 2018

28/6

Live Sheep Long Haul Export Prohibition 2018P, B

21/5

Marine Safety (Domestic Commercial Vessel) Levy 2018

28/2

Marine Safety (Domestic Commercial Vessel) Levy Collection 2018

28/2

Marine Safety (Domestic Commercial Vessel) Levy (Consequential Amendments) 2018

28/2

Medicare Levy Amendment (Excess Levels for Private Health Insurance Policies) 2018

28/3

31/5

18/654

Medicare Levy Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) 2017

17/855

25/10

13/11

Migration Agents Registration Application Charge Amendment (Rates of Charge) 2017B

21/656

28/3

28/3

Migration Amendment (Clarification of Jurisdiction) 2018

14/257

Migration Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) 2016

1/958

10/10

10/10

Migration Amendment (Prohibiting Items in Immigration Detention Facilities) 2017

13/959

7/2

8/2

Migration Amendment (Regulation of Migration Agents) 2018B
(Previous citation: Migration Amendment (Regulation of Migration Agents) 2017)

21/660

28/3H

8/5

Migration Amendment (Skilling Australians Fund) 2018
(Previous citation: Migration Amendment (Skilling Australians Fund) 2017)

18/1061

12/2H

13/2

8/5A62

22/5

38

Migration Amendment (Visa Revalidation and Other Measures) 2016

19/1063

9/2

9/2

Migration and Other Legislation Amendment (Enhanced Integrity) 2017

16/864

27/2

19/3

Migration Legislation Amendment (Code of Procedure Harmonisation) 2016

30/1165

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing Cohort) 2016

8/11

10/1166

10/11

Migration (Skilling Australians Fund) Charges 2017
(Act citation: Migration (Skilling Australians Fund) Charges 2018)

18/1067

12/2

13/2

8/5

22/5

39

Migration (Validation of Port Appointment) 2018

20/6

Modern Slavery 2018

28/668

Nation-building Funds Repeal (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) 2017

17/869

25/10

13/11

National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment (Mandatory Comprehensive Credit Reporting) 2018

28/370

25/6

25/6

National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment (Small Amount Credit Contract and Consumer Lease Reforms) 2018P, B

26/2

National Consumer Credit Protection (Fees) Amendment (ASIC Fees) 2018

24/5

18/6

19/6

28/6

28/6

56

National Disability Insurance Scheme Savings Fund Special Account 2016

31/871

2/3

20/3

National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits—€”Budget and Other Measures) 2017B
(Act citation: National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits—€”Budget and Other Measures) 2018)

18/10

8/2

12/2

13/2

20/2

1

National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation 2018B

15/272

1/3

19/3

28/6

29/6

65

National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) 2018B

15/273

1/3

19/3

28/6

29/6

66

National Integrity Commission 2017P, X

23/10

National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse 2018

10/574

29/5

18/6

19/6

21/6

45

National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse (Consequential Amendments) 2018

10/575

29/5

18/6

19/6

21/6

46

National Security Legislation Amendment (Espionage and Foreign Interference) 2018
(Previous citation: National Security Legislation Amendment (Espionage and Foreign Interference) 2017)

7/1276

26/6H

27/6

28/6

29/6

67

Office of National Intelligence 2018

28/677

Office of National Intelligence (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2018

28/678

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) 2018

28/379

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Amendment 2018

28/380

People of Australia—€™s Commission of Inquiry (Banking and Financial Services) 2017P, B, X

27/3

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Amendment 2018

28/381

14/8

14/8

Primary Industries Research and Development Amendment 2017

29/3

9/5

10/5

Prime Minister and Cabinet Legislation Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) 2017
(Act citation: Prime Minister and Cabinet Legislation Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) 2018)

30/382

8/8

9/8

13/2

20/2

2

Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment 2018

28/3

31/5

18/683

Proceeds of Crime Amendment (Proceeds and Other Matters) 2017B
(Act citation: Proceeds of Crime Amendment (Proceeds and Other Matters) 2018)

18/1084

15/2

15/2

22/3

28/3

21

Protection of the Sea Legislation Amendment 2018

28/2

9/5

9/5

10/5

22/5

40

Public Sector Superannuation Legislation Amendment 2018

28/3

Refugee Protection 2018P

18/6

Regional Investment Corporation 2017
(Act citation: Regional Investment Corporation 2018)

14/685

17/8H

4/9

6/2A86

20/2

6

Regional, Rural and Remote Education Commissioner 2018P

25/6

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Amendment (Continuing the Energy Transition) 2017P, X

4/9

Renewable Energy Legislation Amendment (Supporting Renewable Communities) 2017P, X

16/10

Renewable Fuel 2017P, X

11/9

Road Vehicle Standards 2018

7/287

30/5

18/6

Road Vehicle Standards Charges (Imposition—€”Customs) 2018

7/288

30/5

18/6

Road Vehicle Standards Charges (Imposition—€”Excise) 2018

7/289

30/5

18/6

Road Vehicle Standards Charges (Imposition—€”General) 2018

7/290

30/5

18/6

Road Vehicle Standards (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2018

7/291

30/5

18/6

Seafarers and Other Legislation Amendment 2016

13/1092

Seafarers Safety and Compensation Levies 2016

13/1093

Seafarers Safety and Compensation Levies Collection 2016

13/1094

Social Services Legislation Amendment (14-month Regional Independence Criteria) 2018

15/2

28/2

19/3

22/3

28/3

22

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Better Targeting Student Payments) 2017

21/695

23/10

13/11

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card) 2017
(Act citation: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card) 2018)

17/896

6/2

7/2

12/2A97

20/2

3

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card Trial Expansion) 2018

30/5

21/698

25/6

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Drug Testing Trial) 2018

28/299

13/8

14/8

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Encouraging Self-sufficiency for Newly Arrived Migrants) 2018

15/2100

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Ending Carbon Tax Compensation) 2017

31/5101

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Housing Affordability) 2017

14/9102

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Maintaining Income Thresholds) 2018

10/5103

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Payment Integrity) 2017

21/6104

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Payments for Carers) 2018

28/3

21/6

25/6

28/6

29/6

68

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Relieving Domestic Violence Victims of Debt) 2017P, X

29/5

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Transition Mobility Allowance to the National Disability Insurance Scheme) 2016

13/10105

21/11

22/11

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform) 2017
(Act citation: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform) 2018)

22/6106

11/9H

12/9R107

27/3A108

11/4

26

Space Activities Amendment (Launches and Returns) 2018

30/5109

Statute Law Revision 2016Z

30/8

Statute Update (Autumn 2018) 2018

28/3

9/5

9/5

10/5

22/5

41

Statute Update (Smaller Government) 2017B
(Act citation: Statute Update (Smaller Government) 2018)

22/6

13/9

14/9

5/2

20/2

4

Student Loans (Overseas Debtors Repayment Levy) Amendment 2018

28/3110

Superannuation Auditor Registration Imposition Amendment (ASIC Fees) 2018

24/5

18/6

19/6

28/6

28/6

57

Superannuation (Excess Non-concessional Contributions Tax) Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) 2017

17/8111

25/10

13/11

Superannuation (Excess Untaxed Roll-over Amounts Tax) Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) 2017

17/8112

25/10

13/11

Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Amendment (ASIC Fees) 2018

24/5

18/6

19/6

28/6

28/6

58

Superannuation (Objective) 2016

9/11113

22/11

23/11

Taxation (Trustee Beneficiary Non-disclosure Tax) (No. 1) Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) 2017

17/8114

25/10

13/11

Taxation (Trustee Beneficiary Non-disclosure Tax) (No. 2) Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) 2017

17/8115

25/10

13/11

Telecommunications Amendment (Giving the Community Rights on Phone Towers) 2018P

25/6

Telecommunications Amendment (Guaranteeing Mobile Phone Service in Bushfire Zones) 2017P, X

4/9

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Competition and Consumer) 2018B
(Previous citation: Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Competition and Consumer) 2017)

22/6116

10/5H

18/6

Telecommunications (Regional Broadband Scheme) Charge 2018B
(Previous citation: Telecommunications (Regional Broadband Scheme) Charge 2017)

22/6117

10/5H

18/6

Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) 2017B
(Act citation: Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) 2018)

14/9118

4/12

4/12

15/2A119

5/3

7

Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2018 Measures No. 1) 2018

28/6

Therapeutic Goods (Charges) Amendment 2017B
(Act citation: Therapeutic Goods (Charges) Amendment 2018)

14/9120

4/12

4/12

15/2

5/3

8

Transport Security Amendment (Serious Crime) 2016
(
Previous citation: Transport Security Amendment (Serious or Organised Crime) 2016)

31/8

13/2

13/2

27/3A121

Treasury Laws Amendment (2017 Enterprise Incentives No. 1) 2017

30/3

22/6

22/6M

Treasury Laws Amendment (2017 Measures No. 5) 2017
(Act citation: