House Bills List

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House of Representatives
Parl No.
45
Date
13 Dec 2017
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As at cob 13 December 2017

Final for 2017

45th PARLIAMENT —€“ 1ST SESSION —€“ 2017

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)

Short Title

Intro House

Passed House

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Assent Date

Act No.

Aged Care (Living Longer Living Better) Amendment (Review) 2016P,X

10/10

Agricultural and Veterinary Chemicals Legislation Amendment (Operational Efficiency) 2017

25/10

Agriculture and Water Resources Legislation Amendment 2016

1/12

13/2

14/2

Airports Amendment 2016

1/121

Air Services Amendment 2016P,X

28/11

Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing Amendment 2017B

17/82

6/12H

7/12

7/12

13/12

130

Appropriation (No. 3) 2016-2017B

9/2

29/3

29/3

29/3

12/4

29

Appropriation (No. 4) 2016-2017B

9/2

29/3

29/3

29/3

12/4

30

Appropriation (No. 1) 2017-2018B

9/5

15/6

19/6

19/6

23/6

60

Appropriation (No. 2) 2017-2018B

9/5

15/6

19/6

19/6

23/6

61

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) (No. 1) 2017-2018B

9/5

15/6

19/6

19/6

23/6

62

ASIC Supervisory Cost Recovery Levy 2017

30/3

30/5

13/6

15/6

19/6

43

ASIC Supervisory Cost Recovery Levy Amendment 2017

7/9

ASIC Supervisory Cost Recovery Levy (Collection) 2017

30/3

30/5

13/6

15/6

19/6

44

ASIC Supervisory Cost Recovery Levy (Consequential Amendments) 2017

30/3

30/5

13/6

15/6

19/6

45

Australian Bill of Rights 2017P

14/8

Australian Border Force Amendment (Protected Information) 2017

9/83

11/9H

12/9

16/10

30/10

115

Australian Citizenship Legislation Amendment (Strengthening the Requirements for Australian Citizenship and Other Measures) 2017D

15/64

14/8

15/8

Australian Crime Commission Amendment (Criminology Research) 2016

14/95

Australian Education Amendment 2017

11/56

29/5

13/6

22/6R7,A8M

27/6

78

Australian Immunisation Register and Other Legislation Amendment 2017B

23/3

9/8

9/8

10/8

16/8

81

Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry (Amendment) (Tagging Live-stock) 2016P,X

28/11

Australian Postal Corporation (Unsolicited Political Communications) 2016P,X

17/10

Banking Amendment (Establishing an Effective Code of Conduct) 2017P,X

27/3

Banking Commission of Inquiry 2016P,X

10/10

Biosecurity Amendment (Ballast Water and Other Measures) 2017

15/2

28/3H

29/3

9/5

17/5

34

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Broadcasting Reform) 2017

15/6

21/6

22/6

14/9A9

16/10

113

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Media Reform) 2016

1/910

30/11

1/12

Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) Amendment 2017

8/211

14/2

15/2

15/2

16/2

1

Carbon Credits (Carbon Farming Initiative) Amendment 2017

23/312

Charter of Budget Honesty Amendment (Regional Australia Statements) 2016P,X

28/11

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

31/5

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

23/10

Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping) Amendment 2017

13/913

Comcare and Seacare Legislation Amendment (Pension Age and Catastrophic Injury) 2017

11/5

14/6

15/6

15/6

22/6

48

Commercial Broadcasting (Tax) 2017

15/6

21/6

22/6

14/9

18/9

110

Commission of Inquiry (Coal Seam Gas) 2017P

4/9

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Donation Reform and Transparency) 2017P,X

13/2

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Foreign Political Donations) 2016P,X

10/10

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Protect the Eureka Flag) 2016P,X

21/11

Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse 2017

26/1014

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

26/1015

Communications Legislation Amendment (Deregulation and Other Measures) 2017

29/3

Communications Legislation Amendment (SBS Advertising Flexibility) 2017D

22/3

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Abolition of Limited Merits Review) 2017

10/8

5/9

5/916

16/10

30/10

116

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Competition Policy Review) 2017

30/3

5/9

6/9

16/10A17

27/10

114

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Country of Origin) 2016
(
Act citation: Competition and Consumer Amendment (Country of Origin) 2017)

1/918

28/11

29/11

8/2

22/2

5

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

13/2

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

11/9

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) 2017
(
Previous citation: Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) 2016)

1/1219

28/3H

29/3

14/8A20

23/8

87

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

19/6

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

19/6

Copyright Amendment (Disability Access and Other Measures) 2017

22/3

28/3

29/3

15/6

22/6

49

Corporations Amendment (Crowd-sourced Funding) 2016
(
Act citation: Corporations Amendment (Crowd-sourced Funding) Act 2017)

24/1121

8/2

8/2

20/3A22

28/3

17

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

14/9

Corporations Amendment (Life Insurance Remuneration Arrangements) 2016
(
Act citation: Corporations Amendment (Life Insurance Remuneration Arrangements) 2017)

12/10

29/11

30/11

9/2

22/2

6

Corporations Amendment (Professional Standards of Financial Advisers) 2016
(
Act citation: Corporations Amendment (Professional Standards of Financial Advisers) 2017)

23/11

7/2

8/2

9/2

22/2

7

Crimes Amendment (Penalty Unit) 2017

16/2

28/3

29/3

11/5

19/5

35

Crimes Legislation Amendment (International Crime Cooperation and Other Measures) 2016

23/1123

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Powers, Offences and Other Measures) 2017

30/324

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

13/925

19/10

19/10

Criminal Code Amendment (Impersonating a Commonwealth Body) 2017

13/926

Criminal Code Amendment (Private Sexual Material) 2016P,X

17/10

Criminal Code Amendment (Protecting Minors Online) 2017B

30/327

13/6

14/6

15/6

22/6

50

Customs Amendment (Anti-Dumping Measures) 2017

13/928

17/10

17/10

19/10

30/10

119

Customs Amendment (Singapore-Australia Free Trade Agreement Amendment Implementation) 2017B

6/9

17/10

18/10

19/10A29

30/10

120

Customs and Other Legislation Amendment 2016
(
Act citation: Customs and Other Legislation Amendment 2017)

30/11

13/2

14/2

27/3

4/4

19

Customs Tariff Amendment 2016
(
Act citation: Customs Tariff Amendment 2017)

30/11

13/2

14/2

27/3

4/4

20

Customs Tariff Amendment (Incorporation of Proposal and Other Measures) 2017

21/6

8/8

9/8

10/8

16/8

82

Customs Tariff Amendment (Singapore-Australia Free Trade Agreement Amendment Implementation) 2017B

6/9

17/10

18/10

19/10

30/10

121

Customs Tariff Amendment (Tobacco Duty Harmonisation) 2017

1/6

8/8

8/8

10/8

15/8

79

Defence Legislation Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) 2017B

29/3

13/9

14/9

16/10

30/10

117

Defence Legislation Amendment (Instrument Making) 2017

14/9

17/10

18/10

16/11

30/11

125

Disability Services Amendment (Linking Upper Age Limits for Disability Employment Services to Pension Age) 2017

16/2

28/3

29/3

11/5

19/5

36

Diverted Profits Tax 2017

9/230

21/3

23/3

27/3

4/4

21

Education and Other Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2017

16/2

22/3

23/3

27/3

12/4

31

Education and Training Legislation Repeal 2017B

22/6

17/8

17/8

17/8

23/8

88

Education Legislation Amendment (Provider Integrity and Other Measures) 2017

1/6

8/8

9/8

10/8

16/8

83

Education Services for Overseas Students Amendment 2017B

10/8

6/9

7/9

7/9

14/9

97

Education Services for Overseas Students (TPS Levies) Amendment 2017B

10/8

6/9

7/9

7/9

14/9

98

Electoral Amendment (Banning Foreign Political Donations) 2017P

14/8

Electoral and Other Legislation Amendment 2017

30/3

6/9H

7/9

11/9

14/9

99

Enhancing Online Safety for Children Amendment 2017

9/2

13/6

14/6

19/6

22/6

51

Excise Levies Legislation Amendment (Honey) 2016

1/12

13/2

14/2

Excise Tariff Amendment (Tobacco Duty Harmonisation) 2017

1/6

8/8

8/8

10/8

15/8

80

Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment (Support for Commonwealth Entities) 2017
(
Previous citation: Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment (Support for Commonwealth Entities) 2016)

9/1131

22/6H

8/8

6/9A32

14/9

100

Fair Work Amendment (Corrupting Benefits) 2017

22/333

23/5

13/6

9/8A34

16/8

84

Fair Work Amendment (Pay Protection) 2016P,X

28/11

Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Christmas) 2016P,X

21/11

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

20/3

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

19/635

Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) 2017

1/336

11/5

13/6

4/9A37

14/9

101

Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Weekend Pay and Penalty Rates) 2017P,X

20/3

Fair Work Amendment (Recovering Unpaid Superannuation) 2017P

11/9

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

1/338

20/6H

22/6

4/12A39

Fair Work Amendment (Terminating Enterprise Agreements) 2017P

11/9

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

19/1040

26/10

13/11

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

16/841

16/10

17/10

Fairer Paid Parental Leave 2016D

20/1042

Family Assistance and Child Support Legislation Amendment (Protecting Children) 2017

14/9

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Jobs for Families Child Care Package) 2016
(
Act citation: Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Jobs for Families Child Care Package) 2017)

1/943

22/3

23/3

23/3A44

4/4

22

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

17/845

25/10

13/11

Farm Household Support Amendment 2017

9/2

1/3

20/3

27/3

4/4

23

Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Crisis Resolution Powers and Other Measures) 2017

19/1046

First Home Super Saver Tax 2017

7/9

18/10

18/10

5/12

13/12

133

Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Amendment (Strategic Assets) 2016P,X

10/10

Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Fees Imposition Amendment (Fee Streamlining and Other Measures) 2017

1/6

20/6

20/6

20/6

23/6

69

Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Fees Imposition Amendment (Vacancy Fees) 2017

7/9

18/10

19/10

15/11

30/11

127

Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme 2017

7/12

Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme (Charges Imposition) 2017

7/12

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

17/847

25/10

13/11

Government Procurement (Judicial Review) 2017

25/548

Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Amendment 2017

15/6

15/8

16/8

16/8

23/8

89

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Amendment 2016
(
Act citation: Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Amendment 2017)

24/11

7/2

8/2

9/2

22/2

8

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Levy 2016
(
Act citation: Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Levy 2017)

24/11

7/2

8/2

9/2

22/2

9

Health Insurance Amendment (National Rural Health Commissioner) 2017

9/2

20/3H

23/3

14/6A49

26/6

70

High Speed Rail Planning Authority 2016P,X

21/11

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

11/550

13/9

14/9

Home Affairs and Integrity Agencies Legislation Amendment 2017

7/12

Imported Food Control Amendment 2017

1/6

Imported Food Control Amendment (Country of Origin) 2017

19/10

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

17/851

25/10

13/11

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) 2016

12/1052

17/10

7/11R53

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

17/854

25/10

13/11

Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority 2017

9/2

15/2

15/2

16/2

22/2

2

Independent Parliamentary Expenses Authority (Consequential Amendments) 2017

9/2

15/2

15/2

16/2

22/2

3

Industrial Chemicals 2017

1/655

17/10

18/10

Industrial Chemicals Charges (Customs) 2017

1/656

17/10

18/10

Industrial Chemicals Charges (Excise) 2017

1/657

17/10

18/10

Industrial Chemicals Charges (General) 2017

1/658

17/10

18/10

Industrial Chemicals (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) 2017

1/659

17/10

18/10

Industrial Chemicals (Notification and Assessment) Amendment 2017

1/660

17/10

18/10

Infrastructure Australia Amendment (Social Sustainability) 2017P,X

13/2

Interactive Gambling Amendment 2016
(
Act citation: Interactive Gambling Amendment 2017)

10/1161

8/2

9/2

21/3A62

16/8

85

International Monetary Agreements Amendment 2017

25/5

14/6

15/6

15/6

22/6

52

International Monetary Agreements Amendment (New Arrangements to Borrow) 2017

10/8

5/9

6/9

11/9

14/9

102

Investigation and Prosecution Measures 2017

13/9

Liquid Fuel Emergency Amendment 2017

15/6

4/9

4/9

11/9

14/9

103

Live Animal Export Prohibition (Ending Cruelty) 2017P,X

20/3

Major Bank Levy 2017

30/563

19/6

19/6

19/6

23/6

63

Marriage Legislation Amendment 2016P,X

12/9

Marriage Legislation Amendment 2016 [No. 2]P,X

12/9

Medicare Guarantee 2017

1/6

19/6

19/6

20/6

26/6

71

Medicare Guarantee (Consequential Amendments) 2017

1/6

19/6

19/6

20/6

26/6

72

Medicare Levy Amendment (National Disability Insurance Scheme Funding) 2017

17/864

25/10

13/11

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

21/665

Migration Amendment (Character Cancellation Consequential Provisions) 2016
(
Act citation: Migration Amendment (Character Cancellation Consequential Provisions) 2017)

1/9

10/10

10/10

13/2

22/2

10

Migration Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) 2016

1/966

10/10

10/10

Migration Amendment (Prohibiting Items in Immigration Detention Facilities) 2017

13/967

Migration Amendment (Putting Local Workers First) 2016P,X

28/11

Migration Amendment (Regulation of Migration Agents) 2017

21/668

Migration Amendment (Skilling Australians Fund) 2017

18/1069

Migration Amendment (Validation of Decisions) 2017

21/670

16/8

16/8

4/9

5/9

95

Migration Amendment (Visa Revalidation and Other Measures) 2016

19/1071

9/2

9/2

Migration and Other Legislation Amendment (Enhanced Integrity) 2017

16/872

Migration Legislation Amendment (Code of Procedure Harmonisation) 2016

30/1173

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing Cohort) 2016

8/11

10/1174

10/11

Migration (Skilling Australians Fund) Charges 2017

18/1075

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

17/876

25/10

13/11

National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Quality and Safeguards Commission and Other Measures) 2017

31/577

21/6

22/6M

29/11A78

13/12

131

National Disability Insurance Scheme Savings Fund Special Account 2016

31/879

2/3

20/3

National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits) 2016
(
Act citation: National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits) 2017)

24/11

20/3

21/3

27/3

28/3

16

National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits—€”Budget and Other Measures) 2017

18/10

National Integrity Commission 2017P

23/10

National Land Transport Amendment (Best Practice Rail Investment) 2017P,X

20/3

National Security Legislation Amendment (Espionage and Foreign Interference) 2017

7/12

National Vocational Education and Training Regulator Amendment (Annual Registration Charge) 2017

30/3

20/6

20/6

20/6

23/6

65

National Vocational Education and Training Regulator (Charges) Amendment (Annual Registration Charge) 2017

30/3

20/6H

20/6

20/6

23/6

66

Native Title Amendment (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) 2017

15/2

16/2

16/280

14/6A81

22/6

53

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Petroleum Pools and Other Measures) 2016
(
Act citation: Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Petroleum Pools and Other Measures) 2017)

15/9

7/11

8/11

8/2

22/2

11

Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas Management Legislation Amendment 2017

30/3

13/6

14/6

19/6

23/6

67

Parliamentary Business Resources 2017

30/382

10/5

11/5

11/5

19/5

37

Parliamentary Business Resources (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2017

30/383

10/5

11/5

11/5

19/5

38

Parliamentary Entitlements Amendment (Ending the Rorts) 2017P,X

27/2

Parliamentary Entitlements Legislation Amendment 2017

9/2

15/2

15/2

16/2

22/2

4

Passports Legislation Amendment (Overseas Travel by Child Sex Offenders) 2017

14/6

20/6

20/6

20/6

26/6

73

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

27/3

Personal Property Securities Amendment (PPS Leases) 2017

1/3

29/3

29/3

11/5

19/5

39

Petroleum and Other Fuels Reporting 2017

30/3

15/8

16/8

16/8

23/8

90

Petroleum and Other Fuels Reporting (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) 2017

30/3

15/8

16/8

16/8

23/8

91

Primary Industries Research and Development Amendment 2017

29/3

Prime Minister and Cabinet Legislation Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) 2017

30/384

8/8

9/8

Proceeds of Crime Amendment (Proceeds and Other Matters) 2017

18/1085

Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) 2016
(
Act citation: Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) 2017)

19/10

7/2

8/2

13/2

22/2

12

Product Emissions Standards 2017B

10/8

6/9

7/9

11/9

14/9

104

Product Emissions Standards (Consequential Provisions) 2017B

10/8

6/9

7/9

11/9

14/9

107

Product Emissions Standards (Customs) Charges 2017B

10/8

6/9

7/9

11/9

14/9

105

Product Emissions Standards (Excise) Charges 2017B

10/8

6/9

7/9

11/9

14/9

106

Protection of the Sea (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) Amendment (Polar Code) 2017

16/2

28/3

29/3

11/5

19/5

40

Public Governance and Resources Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2017

22/6

16/8

16/8

17/8

23/8

92

Public Service Amendment (Supporting a Regional Workforce) 2017P,X

22/5

Regional Investment Corporation 2017

14/686

17/8H

4/9

Renew Australia 2016P,X

21/11

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

4/9

Renewable Energy Legislation Amendment (Supporting Renewable Communities) 2017P

16/10

Renewable Fuel 2017P

11/9

Safe Work Australia Amendment (Role and Functions) 2017

31/5

10/8

10/8

10/8

16/8

86

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Legislation Amendment (Defence Force) 2017
(
Previous citation: Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Legislation Amendment (Defence Force) 2016)

9/1187

4/9H

5/9

7/9

14/9

108

Seafarers and Other Legislation Amendment 2016

13/1088

Seafarers Safety and Compensation Levies 2016

13/1089

Seafarers Safety and Compensation Levies Collection 2016

13/1090

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Fair Debt Recovery) 2017P,X

13/2

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Jobs Path: Prepare, Trial, Hire) 2016
(
Act citation: Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Jobs Path: Prepare, Trial, Hire) 2017)

13/1091

23/11

24/11

10/5A92

19/5

42

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Better Targeting Student Payments) 2017

21/693

23/10

13/11

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Budget Repair) 2016D

1/994

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card) 2017

17/895

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Ending Carbon Tax Compensation) 2017

31/596

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Energy Assistance Payment and Pensioner Concession Card) 2017

24/5

31/5

13/6

15/6

19/6

46

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Payments Structural Reform and Participation Measures) 2016D

1/997

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Housing Affordability) 2017

14/998

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Omnibus Savings and Child Care Reform) 2017D

8/299

1/3

20/3

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Payment Integrity) 2017

21/6100

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Queensland Commission Income Management Regime) 2017

24/5101

20/6

20/6

20/6

26/6

74

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

29/5

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Seasonal Worker Incentives for Jobseekers) 2017

23/3

29/3

30/3

14/6

22/6

54

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Simplifying Student Payments) 2017
(
Previous citation: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Simplifying Student Payments) 2016)

14/9102

21/3