House Bills List

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House of Representatives
Parl No.
46
Date
19 Sep 2019
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House of Representatives

Daily Bills List

As at cob 19 September 2019

46th PARLIAMENT —€“ 1ST SESSION —€“ 2019

BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills introduced in 2019 —€” 100 (Including 11 received from the Senate)

Short Title

Intro House

Passed House

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Assent Date

Act No.

Aged Care Amendment (Movement of Provisionally Allocated Places) 2019

24/7

11/9

11/9

17/9

Aged Care Amendment (Staffing Ratio Disclosure) 2019P

22/7

Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission Amendment (Worker Screening Database) 2019P

22/7

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment (Australian Pesticides and Veterinary Medicines Authority Board and Other Improvements) 20191

18/9

Agriculture Legislation Repeal 2019Z

2/7

Appropriation (No. 1) 2019-2020B

25/7

19/9

19/9

Appropriation (No. 2) 2019-2020B

25/7

19/9

19/9

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) (No. 1) 2019-2020B

25/7

19/9

19/9

Australian Bill of Rights.2019 P

16/9

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment (Rural and Regional Measures) 2019

31/7

Australian Citizenship Amendment (Citizenship Cessation) 20192

19/9

Australian Passports Amendment (Identity-matching Services) 2019

31/73

Australian Research Council Amendment 2019

18/9

Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Amendment (Sunsetting of Special Powers Relating to Terrorism Offences) 2019

4/7

30/7

31/7

1/8

12/8

61

Banking Amendment (Rural Finance Reform) 2019P

22/74

Coal-Fired Power Funding Prohibition 2019P

22/7

Combatting Child Sexual Exploitation Legislation Amendment 2019

24/75

12/9

12/9

17/9

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Real Time Disclosure of Political Donations) 2019 P

16/9

Constitution Alteration (Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the Press) 2019 [No. 2]P

29/7

Constitution Alteration (Water Resources) 2019 [No. 2]P

29/76

Counter-Terrorism (Temporary Exclusion Orders) 2019

4/7

23/7

24/7

25/7

30/7

53

Counter-Terrorism (Temporary Exclusion Orders) (Consequential Amendments) 2019

4/7

23/7

24/7

25/7

30/7

54

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Police Powers at Airports) 2019

4/7

12/9

12/9

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Sexual Crimes Against Children and Community Protection Measures) 2019

11/97

Criminal Code Amendment (Agricultural Protection) 2019

4/78

1/8

9/9

12/9A

19/9

67

Currency (Restrictions on the Use of Cash) 20199

19/9

Customs Amendment (Immediate Destruction of Illicit Tobacco) 2019

4/710

9/9

9/9

19/9

Customs Amendment (Product Specific Rule Modernisation) 201911

12/9

Education Legislation Amendment (Tuition Protection and Other Measures) 2019

18/9

Emergency Response Fund 2019

11/912

17/9

18/9

Emergency Response Fund (Consequential Amendments) 2019

11/913

17/9

18/9

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Heritage Listing for the Bight) 2019P

22/7

Fair Work Amendment (Stop Work to Stop Warming) 2019 P

16/9

Fair Work Laws Amendment (Proper Use of Worker Benefits) 2019

4/714

10/9

11/9

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment (Ensuring Integrity) 2019

4/715

31/7

31/7

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Building on the Child Care Package) 201916

18/9

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Extend Family Assistance to ABSTUDY Secondary School Boarding Students Aged 16 and Over) 2019

31/717

10/9

11/9

18/9

Farm Household Support Amendment 2019

4/7

29/7

30/7

30/7

7/8

60

Future Drought Fund 2019

22/7

22/7

23/7

24/7A18

30/7

55

Future Drought Fund (Consequential Amendments) 2019

22/7

22/7

23/7

24/7

30/7

56

Higher Education Support (HELP Tuition Protection Levy) 2019

18/9

Higher Education Support Amendment (Cost Recovery) 2019

4/7

11/9

11/9

Higher Education Support (Charges) 2019

4/7

11/9

11/9

Identity-matching Services 2019

31/719

Live Sheep Long Haul Export Prohibition 2019P

22/7

Medical and Midwife Indemnity Legislation Amendment 2019

18/9

Migration Amendment (Repairing Medical Transfers) 2019

4/720

25/7

29/7

Migration Amendment (Streamlining Visa Processing) 2019

4/7

11/9

11/9

Migration Amendment (Strengthening the Character Test) 2019

4/721

19/9

19/9

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing Cohort) 2019

4/722

Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Amendment (Single Treatment Pathway) 2019

4/7

16/9

16/9

National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment (Small Amount Credit Contract and Consumer Lease Reforms) 2019 P

16/9

National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits) 2019

4/7

11/9

11/9

19/9

National Health Amendment (Safety Net Thresholds) 2019

11/9

National Housing Finance and Investment Corporation Amendment 2019

12/923

17/9

18/9

National Integrity Commission 2019P

9/9

National Sports Tribunal 2019

24/7

9/9

9/9

11/9

19/9

68

National Sports Tribunal (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) 2019

24/7

9/9

9/9

11/9

19/9

69

New Skilled Regional Visas (Consequential Amendments) 2019

31/724

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Miscellaneous Amendments) 2019

25/725

11/9

11/9

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage (Regulatory Levies) Amendment 2019

25/726

11/9

11/9

Paid Parental Leave Amendment (Work Test) 2019

11/9

19/9

19/9

Passenger Movement Charge Amendment (Timor Sea Maritime Boundaries Treaty) 2019

4/7

25/7

29/7

29/7

7/8

58

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Amendment (Air Pollution) 2019

18/9

Royal Commissions Amendment (Private Sessions) 2019

25/7

31/7

31/7

10/9A

13/9

64

Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Cashless Welfare) 2019

25/7

30/7

31/7

1/8

12/8

62

Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Income Management to Cashless Debit Card Transition) 2019

11/927

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Better Targeting Student Payments) 2019

11/9

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Drug Testing Trial) 2019

11/928

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Payment Integrity) 2019

11/9

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Overseas Welfare Recipients Integrity Program) 2019

25/7

9/9H

10/9

17/9

Timor Sea Maritime Boundaries Treaty Consequential Amendments 2019

4/7

25/7H

29/7

29/7

7/8

57

Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Measures No. 2) 2019

4/7

Treasury Laws Amendment (2018 Superannuation Measures No. 1) 2019

24/7

12/9

12/9

19/9

Treasury Laws Amendment (2019 Measures No. 2) 2019

18/9

Treasury Laws Amendment (2019 Tax Integrity and Other Measures No. 1) 2019

24/729

1/8

1/8

Treasury Laws Amendment (Combating Illegal Phoenixing) 2019

4/7

Treasury Laws Amendment (Consumer Data Right) 2019

24/7

30/7

31/7

1/8

12/8

63

Treasury Laws Amendment (Ending Grandfathered Conflicted Remuneration) 2019

1/8

10/9

11/9

Treasury Laws Amendment (International Tax Agreements) 2019

19/9

Treasury Laws Amendment (Making Sure Multinationals Pay Their Fair Share of Tax in Australia and Other Measures) 2019

4/7

31/7

1/8

9/9

13/9

65

Treasury Laws Amendment (Prohibiting Energy Market Misconduct) 201930

18/9

Treasury Laws Amendment (Putting Members—€™ Interests First) 2019

4/731

16/9

16/9

19/9 A

Treasury Laws Amendment (Recovering Unpaid Superannuation) 201932

18/9

Treasury Laws Amendment (Tax Relief So Working Australians Keep More Of Their Money) 2019

2/7

2/7

4/7

4/7

5/7

52

Treasury Laws Amendment (Timor Sea Maritime Boundaries Treaty) 2019

24/7

25/7

29/7

29/7

7/8

59

Veterans—€™ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Partner Service Pension and Other Measures) 2019

1/8

12/9

12/9

17/9

VET Student Loans (VSL Tuition Protection Levy) 2019

18/9

Water Amendment (Indigenous Authority Member) 2019

4/7

11/9

12/9

19/9


BILLS INITIATED IN THE SENATE

Bills initiated in 2019 —€” 22

Short Title

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Intro House

Passed House

Assent Date

Act No.

Air Services Amendment 2018S,N

27/333

ANL Legislation Repeal 2019

11/9

Australian Cannabis Agency 2018S,N

27/11

Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Amendment (Assisted Reproductive Treatment Statistics) 2019S

4/734

Australian Multicultural 2018S,N

23/8

Australian Research Council Amendment (Ensuring Research Independence) 2018S,N

15/11

Australian Veterans—€™ Recognition (Putting Veterans and Their Families First) 2019

4/7

29/7A

30/7

Broadcasting Services Amendment (Audio Description) 2019S,N

12/2

Civil Aviation Amendment 2019

4/7

22/7

24/7

Coal-Fired Power Funding Prohibition 2017S,N

17/1035

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Lowering Voting Age and Increasing Voter Participation) 2018S,N

18/636

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Prevention of Exploitation of Indigenous Cultural Expressions) 2019S,N

12/237

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Truth in Labelling—€”Palm Oil) 2017S,N

21/6

Constitution Alteration (Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the Press) 2019S

4/7

Constitution Alteration (Water Resources) 2019S

4/7

Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (2019 Measures No. 1) 2019

1/838

Customs Amendment (Safer Cladding) 2019S

10/9

Defence Service Homes Amendment 2019

19/9

Discrimination Free Schools 2018S,N

16/10

Environment and Infrastructure Legislation Amendment (Stop Adani) 2017S,N

13/639

Family Law (Self-Assessment) 2019S

12/9

Freedom of Information Legislation Amendment (Improving Access and Transparency) 2018S,N

22/840

Great Australian Bight Environment Protection 2019S

25/7

Health Insurance Amendment (Bonded Medical Programs Reform) 2019

4/7

31/7

31/7

11/9

19/9

70

Human Rights (Parliamentary Scrutiny) Amendment (Australian Freedoms) 2019S

23/7

Human Services Amendment (Photographic Identification and Fraud Prevention) 2019S,N

13/241

Inspector-General of Live Animal Exports 2019

31/7

10/9A

11/9

18/9

Intellectual Property Laws Amendment (Productivity Commission Response Part 2 and Other Measures) 2019

25/742

Intelligence Services Amendment (Enhanced Parliamentary Oversight of Intelligence Agencies) 2018S,N

14/843

Landholders—€™ Right to Refuse (Gas and Coal) 2015S,N

31/8

Live Animal Export (Slaughter) Prohibition 2019S

4/7

Ministers of State (Checks for Security Purposes) 2019S,N

12/244

Murray-Darling Basin Commission of Inquiry 2019S,N

13/245

National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Streamlined Governance) 2019

25/746

National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Worker Screening Database) 2019

4/7

22/7

23/7

19/9

National Integrity Commission 2018 (No. 2)S,N

29/1147

9/9

10/9

National Rental Affordability Scheme Amendment 2019

4/7

22/7A

24/7

Nuclear Fuel Cycle (Facilitation) 2017S,N

14/11

Plebiscite (Future Migration Level) 2018S,N

15/8

2°negatived
29/7

Product Stewardship Amendment (Packaging and Plastics) 2019S

11/948

Regional Forest Agreements Legislation (Repeal) 2017S,N

7/9

Road Vehicle Standards Legislation Amendment 2019

4/7

22/7

23/7

9/9

13/9

66

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Ending the Poverty Trap) 2018S,N

10/9

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Unsolicited Communications) 2019S,N

13/2

Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency Amendment 2019

25/7

12/9

16/9


1 Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee; report due 28 November 2019.


2 Referred to Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security; report due 1 December 2019.


3 Referred to Joint Intelligence and Security Committee 2/8/19.


4 Referred to House Economics Committee 25/7/19.


5 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 1/8/19; tabled 5/9/19.


6 Referred to Senate Select Committee on the Multi-Jurisdictional Management and Execution of the Murray Darling Basin Plan 12/9/19; report due 1/11/20.


7 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 12/9/19; report due 7/11/19.


8 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 4/7/19; tabled 6/9/19.


9 Referred to Senate Economics Committee; report due 7 February 2020.


10 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 4/7/19; tabled 19/7/19.


11 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee; report due 20 November 2019.


12 Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 12/9/19; report due 10/10/19.


13 Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 12/9/19; report due 10/10/19.


14 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 4/7/19; report due 25/10/19.


15 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 4/7/19; report due 25/10/19.


16 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee; report due 11 October 2019.


17 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 1/8/19; tabled 5/9/19.


18 House agreed to Senate amendment 24/7/19.


19 Referred to Joint Intelligence and Security Committee 2/8/19.


20 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 4/7/19; report due 18/10/19.


21 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 4/7/19; tabled 13/9/19.


22 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 4/7/19; tabled 13/9/19.


23 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 12/9/19; report due 10/10/19.


24 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 12/9/19; report due 11/10/19.


25 Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 1/8/19; tabled 28/8/19.


26 Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 1/8/19; tabled 28/8/19.


27 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee 12/9/19; report due 7/11/19.


28 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee 12/9/19; report due 10/10/19.


29 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 25/7/19; tabled 4/9/19.


30 Referred to Senate Economics Committee; report due 7 November 2019.


31 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 4/7/19; tabled 23/7/19.


32 Referred to Senate Economics Committee; report due 7 November 2019.


33 Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 28/3/18; tabled 16/8/18.


34 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 25/7/19; report due 11/11/19.


35 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 4/7/19; report due 2/12/19.


36 Referred to Joint Electoral Matters Committee 25/6/18; tabled 29/3/19.


37 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 4/7/19; report due 5/12/19.


38 Referred to Joint Intelligence and Security Committee 2/8/19.


39 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 22/6/17; tabled 14/9/17.


40 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 23/8/18; tabled 30/11/18.


41 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 1/8/19; report due 16/10/19.


42 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 1/8/19; tabled 4/9/19.


43 Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 23/8/18; tabled 12/11/18.


44 Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 4/7/19; report due 11/11/19.


45 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 4/7/19; tabled 19/9/19.


46 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 25/7/19; tabled 6/9/19.


47 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 6/12/18; tabled 5/4/19.


48 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 12/9/2019; report due Thursday of the first sitting week in May 2020.


49 See House of Representatives Practice (7th Edition) page 224 for further information.