Final House Bills List for 2006

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House of Representatives
Parl No.
41
Date
21 Dec 2006
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As at cob 21 December 2006

(Final for 2006)

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

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)

Short Title

Intro House

Passed House

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Assent Date

Act No.

Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment 2006

31/5

19/6H

20/61R2

17/8A

5/9

93

Age Discrimination Amendment 2006

29/3B

10/5H

13/6

15/6

22/6

63

Aged Care Amendment (2005 Measures No. 1) 2006
(Previous citation: Aged Care Amendment (2005 Measures No. 1) 2005)

8/12

8/23

9/2

28/3

6/4

28

Aged Care (Bond Security) 2006
(
Previous citation: Aged Care Amendment (Bond Security) 2005)

8/12

8/24

9/2

28/3

6/4

26

Aged Care (Bond Security) Levy 2006
(Previous citation: Aged Care Amendment (Bond Security) Levy 2005)

8/12

8/25

9/2

28/3

6/4

27

Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Legislation Amendment (Export Control and Quarantine) 2006

15/6B

10/8

14/8

17/8

5/9

94

Airport Development and Aviation Noise Ombudsman 2006PX

27/3

Airports Amendment 2006

30/116

Airspace 2006

29/11

7/127

Airspace (Consequentials and Other Measures) 2006

29/11

7/128

Anglo-Australian Telescope Agreement Amendment 2006
(Previous citation: Anglo-Australian Telescope Agreement Amendment 2005)

9/11B

7/12

8/12

9/2

1/3

1

Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing 2006

1/119

28/11

29/11

7/12

12/12

169

Anti-Money Laundering and Counter-Terrorism Financing (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) 2006

1/1110

28/11

29/11

7/12

12/12

170

Appropriation (No. 3) 2005-2006

8/2B

16/2

27/2

30/3

5/4

20

Appropriation (No. 4) 2005-2006

8/2 B

16/2

27/2

30/3

5/4

21

Appropriation (No. 5) 2005-2006

9/5B

20/6

21/6

23/6

23/6

69

Appropriation (No. 6) 2005-2006

9/5B

20/6

21/6

23/6

23/6

70

Appropriation (No. 1) 2006-2007

9/5B

20/6

21/6

23/6

23/6

66

Appropriation (No. 2) 2006-2007

9/5B

20/6

21/6

23/6

23/6

67

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) Bill (No.1) 2006-2007

9/5B

20/6

21/6

23/6

23/6

68

Artist's Resale Rights 2006PX

27/3

ASIO Legislation Amendment 2006

29/3

11/5

13/6

13/6

19/6

54

AusCheck 2006

7/12

Australia-Japan Foundation (Repeal and Transitional Provisions) 2006

10/5B

9/8

10/8

17/8

5/9

95

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

9/1111B

28/11H

30/11

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

9/1112B

28/11H

30/11

Australian Energy Market Amendment (Gas Legislation) 2006

29/11

Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation Amendment 2006

30/313

7/9

11/9

28/11

6/12

145

Australian Participants in British Nuclear Tests (Treatment) 2006

14/9B

11/1014

12/10

9/11

30/11

135

Australian Participants in British Nuclear Tests (Treatment) (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) 2006

14/9B

11/1015

12/10

9/11

30/11

136

Australian Research Council Amendment 2006

30/316

14/6

15/6

23/6

30/6

87

Australian Securities and Investments Commission Amendment (Audit Inspection) 2006

18/10B

29/11

30/11

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority 2006
(Previous citation: Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority 2005)

7/1217B

8/2

9/2

2/3

7/3

6

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2006
(Previous citation: Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2005)

7/1218 B

8/2

9/2

2/3

7/3

7

Australian Technical Colleges (Flexibility in Achieving Australia's Skills Needs) Amendment 2006

30/319

8/8

9/8

10/8

18/8

91

Australian Technical Colleges (Flexibility in Achieving Australia's Skills Needs) Amendment (No. 2) 2006

7/12

Australian Trade Commission Legislation Amendment 2006

30/320

30/5

13/6

15/6

21/6

56

Aviation Transport Security Amendment 2006

29/3B

21/6

22/6

4/9

14/9

97

Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change (Climate Change Trigger) 2005PX

5/9

Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change (Kyoto Protocol Ratification) 2005PX

14/2

Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change (Kyoto Protocol Ratification) 2006PX

29/5

Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment (Anti-avoidance) 2006
(Previous citation: Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment (Anti-avoidance) 2005)

7/12B

1/3H

27/3

29/3

3/5

33

Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment (Fees and Charges) 2006

16/2

29/3

29/3

29/3

3/5

34

Broadcasting Services Amendment (Collection of Datacasting Transmitter Licence Fees) 2006

12/10B

29/11

30/11

30/11

8/12

153

Cancer Australia 2006

16/2

29/3

30/3

30/3

3/5

35

Census Information Legislation Amendment 2006
(Previous citation: Census Information Legislation Amendment 2005)

3/11B

1/12

7/12

27/2

23/3

10

Charter of Budget Honesty Amendment 2005PX

31/10

Child Support Legislation Amendment 2004

8/12

Child Support Legislation Amendment (Reform of the Child Support Scheme—€”Initial Measures) 2006

10/5

24/5

13/6

13/6

15/6

53

Child Support Legislation Amendment (Reform of the Child Support Scheme—€”New Formula and Other Measures) 2006

14/921

12/10

16/10

9/11A22

6/12

146

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment 2006

7/12

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Preventing Smoking Related Deaths) 2005PX

30/5

Commonwealth Radioactive Waste Management Legislation Amendment 2006

2/1123

29/11

30/11

5/12

11/12

161

Communications Legislation Amendment (Enforcement Powers) 2006

14/924

10/10

11/10

12/10A25

4/11

120

Copyright Amendment 2006

19/1026

1/11

6/11

1/12A27

11/12

158

Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) 2006
(
Previous citation: Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) 2005)

23/628

11/10H

16/10

18/10

4/11

124

Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Consequential, Transitional and Other Measures 2006

14/929

11/10

16/10

18/10

4/11

125

Corporations Amendment (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporations) 2006

14/930

11/10

16/10

18/10

4/11

126

Crimes Act Amendment (Incitement to Violence) 2005PX

5/12

Customs Amendment (2007 Harmonized System Changes) 2006

7/9

14/931

9/10

19/10

4/11

119

Customs Amendment (Fuel Tax Reform and Other Measures) 2006

11/532

25/5

13/6

19/6

26/6

76

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

7/1233

Customs Legislation Amendment (Border Compliance and Other Measures) 2006

29/334

16/8

17/8

Customs Legislation Amendment (New Zealand Rules of Origin) 2006

1/11

28/11

29/11

7/12

12/12

166

Customs Tariff Amendment (2007 Harmonized System Changes) 2006

7/9

14/935

9/10

19/10

4/11

118

Customs Tariff Amendment (Fuel Tax Reform and Other Measures) 2006

11/536

25/5

13/6

19/6

26/6

77

Customs Tariff Amendment (Incorporation of Proposals) 2006

29/11

7/12

Datacasting Transmitter Licence Fees 2006

12/10B

29/11

30/11

30/11

8/12

154

Defence Force (Home Loans Assistance) Amendment 2006

31/5B

12/10

16/10

9/11

30/11

137

Defence Housing Authority Amendment 2006

30/3B

10/5

11/5

11/5

22/5

45

Defence Legislation Amendment 2006

14/937

29/11H

4/12

5/12

11/12

159

Do Not Call Register 2006

25/538

15/6

19/6

22/6A39

30/6

88

Do Not Call Register (Consequential Amendments) 2006

25/540

15/6

19/6

22/6

30/6

89

Education Services for Overseas Students Legislation Amendment (2006 Measures No. 1) 2006

31/5

13/9

14/9

27/11

6/12

143

Education Services for Overseas Students Legislation Amendment (2006 Measures No. 2) 2006

6/9

13/9

14/9

27/11

6/12

144

Electoral and Referendum Amendment (Electoral Integrity and Other Measures) 2006
(Previous citation:Electoral and Referendum Amendment (Electoral Integrity and Other Measures) Bill 2005)

8/1241

11/5H

13/6

21/6

22/6

65

Electoral and Referendum Legislation Amendment 2006

30/11B

6/12

7/1242

Employee Protection (Employee Entitlements Guarantee) 2005PX

20/6

Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Amendment (Welfare to Work and Other Measures) (Consequential Amendments) 2006

29/3B

25/5

13/6

15/6

22/6

64

Employment and Workplace Relations Legislation Amendment (Welfare to Work and Vocational Rehabilitation Services) 2006

7/12

Energy Efficiency Opportunities 2006
(Previous citation:Energy Efficiency Opportunities 2005)

14/943B

3/11

7/11

27/2A44

6/4

31

Energy Efficiency Opportunities Amendment 2006

29/11B

7/12

Energy Legislation Amendment 2006

25/5

1/6

13/6

15/6

22/6

60

Environment and Heritage Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2006

12/1045

30/10

6/11

7/12

12/12

165

Excise Laws Amendment (Fuel Tax Reform and Other Measures) 2006

11/546

25/5

13/6

19/6A47

26/6

74

Excise Tariff Amendment (Fuel Tax Reform and Other Measures) 2006

11/548

25/5

13/6

19/6

26/6

75

Export Market Development Grants Legislation Amendment 2006

30/349B

25/5

13/6

15/6

21/6

57

Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation (2006 Budget and Other Measures) 2006

25/5

1/6

13/6

22/6

30/6

82

Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (2006 Budget Measures) 2006

14/9

11/1050

11/10

28/11A51

8/12

156

Family Assistance, Social Security and Veterans—€™ Affairs Legislation Amendment (2005 Budget and Other Measures) 2006

16/252

28/3

29/3

30/3

3/5

36

Family Law Amendment (Shared Parental Responsibility) 2006
(Previous citation: Family Law Amendment (Shared Parental Responsibility) 2005)

8/1253 B

2/3H

27/3

30/3A54

22/5

46

Federal Magistrates Amendment (Disability and Death Benefits) 2006

29/355

Financial Framework Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2006
(Previous citation:Financial Framework Legislation Amendment (No. 2) 2005)

8/12B

9/2

27/2

28/3

6/4

30

Fisheries Legislation Amendment (Foreign Fishing Offences) 2006

25/5

31/5

13/6

15/6

22/6

61

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

9/10

Fuel Quality Standards (Ethanol content) Amendment 2005PX

30/5

Fuel Quality Standards (Renewable Content of Motor Vehicle Fuel) Amendment 2005PX

5/9

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

4/9

Fuel Tax 2006

29/356

14/6H

14/6

22/6

26/6

72

Fuel Tax (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2006

29/357

14/6H

14/6

22/6

26/6

73

Future Fund 2006
(Previous citation: Future Fund 2005)

7/1258

8/2

9/2

28/2

23/3

12

General Insurance Supervisory Levy Imposition Amendment 2006

2/3B

30/3

9/5

11/5

22/5

42

Government Advertising (Prohibiting use of taxpayers—€™ money on party political advertising) 2005PX

12/9

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

30/10

Health and Other Services (Compensation) Amendment 2006

2/3B

30/359

9/5

11/5

22/5

43

Health Insurance Amendment (Medical Specialists) 2006
(
Previous citation: Health Insurance Amendment (Medical Specialists) Bill 2005)

23/6

17/8

18/8

14/9

27/9

104

Health Legislation Amendment (Pharmacy Location Arrangements) 2006

16/2

29/3

29/3

29/3

3/5

37

Health Legislation Amendment (Private Health Insurance) 2006

31/5

15/6

15/6

22/6

30/6

83

Higher Education Legislation Amendment (2006 Budget and Other Measures) 2006

6/960

9/10

10/10

17/10

4/11

121

Higher Education Support Amendment (Melbourne University Private) 2005

16/3D

Housing Loans Insurance Corporation (Transfer of Assets and Abolition) Repeal 2006

13/9

10/10

11/10

9/11

30/11

140

Housing Loans Insurance Corporation (Transfer of Pre-transfer Contracts) 2006

13/9

10/10

11/10

9/11

30/11

141

Independent Contractors 2006

22/661

13/9

13/9

1/12A62

11/12

162

Indigenous Education (Targeted Assistance) Amendment 2006

22/6

4/9

5/9

27/11

6/12

142

Inspector of Transport Security 2006

18/10

1/11

6/11

28/11

7/12

149

Inspector of Transport Security (Consequential Provisions) 2006

18/10

1/11

6/11

28/11

7/12

150

Intellectual Property Laws Amendment 2006

30/3B

22/663

8/8

14/9

27/9

106

International Tax Agreements Amendment (No. 1) 2006

22/6

16/8

17/8

7/9

14/9

100

Law and Justice Legislation Amendment (Marking of Plastic Explosives) 2006

7/9B

6/12

7/12

Law Enforcement (AFP Professional Standards and Related Measures) 2006E

29/364

21/6H

22/6

23/6

30/6

84

Law Enforcement Integrity Commissioner 2006E

29/365

21/6H

22/6

23/6

30/6

85

Law Enforcement Integrity Commissioner (Consequential Amendments) 2006E

29/366

21/6H

22/6

23/6

30/6

86

Legislative Instruments (Technical Amendment) 2004Z

16/11

Long Service Leave (Commonwealth Employees) Amendment 2006

11/10

17/10

17/10

18/10

4/11

122

Maritime Legislation Amendment (Prevention of Air Pollution from Ships) 2006

6/12

Maritime Legislation Amendment (Prevention of Pollution from Ships) 2006

11/10B

30/10

6/11

9/11

30/11

138

Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Amendment (Security Plans and Other Measures) 2006

29/367

5/9

6/9

13/9

27/9

109

Medibank Private Sale 2006U

18/1068

2/11

6/11

5/12

11/12

160

Medical Indemnity Legislation Amendment 2006

13/9B

11/10

12/10

19/10

4/11

116

Migration Amendment (Border Integrity) 2006

11/10

Migration Amendment (Designated Unauthorised Arrivals) Bill 2006

11/569

10/8H70

Ministers of State Amendment 2006
(Previous citation: Ministers of State Amendment 2005)

8/12

28/2

1/3

29/3

3/5

38

Murray-Darling Basin Amendment 2006

7/1271

National Cattle Disease Eradication Account Amendment 2006

16/8B

13/9

14/9

9/11

30/11

139

National Health Amendment (Immunisation) 2006

21/6

6/9

6/9

14/9

27/9

105

Native Title Amendment 2006

7/1272

New Business Tax System (Untainting Tax) 2006

25/5

14/6

15/6

22/6

30/6

81

Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Amendment 2006
(
Previous citation:Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Amendment 2005)

23/6

18/8

5/9

9/10

23/10

111

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

9/373

8/12

8/12

Offshore Petroleum 2006
(Previous citation:Offshore Petroleum 2005)

23/6B

18/8

5/9

1/3

29/3

14

Offshore Petroleum (Annual Fees) 2006
(Previous citation:Offshore Petroleum (Annual Fees) 2005)

23/6 B

18/8

5/9

1/3

29/3

15

Offshore Petroleum (Registration Fees) 2006
(Previous citation:Offshore Petroleum (Registration Fees) 2005)

23/6 B

18/8

5/9

1/3

29/3

16

Offshore Petroleum (Repeals and Consequential Amendments) 2006
(Previous citation:Offshore Petroleum (Repeals and Consequential Amendments) 2005)

23/6 B

18/8

5/9

1/3

29/3

17

Offshore Petroleum (Royalty) 2006
(Previous citation:Offshore Petroleum (Royalty) 2005)

23/6 B

18/8

5/9

1/3

29/3

18

Offshore Petroleum (Safety Levies) Amendment 2006
(Previous citation: Offshore Petroleum (Safety Levies) Amendment 2005)

23/6 B

18/8

5/9

1/3

29/3

19

OHS and SRC Legislation Amendment 2006
(Previous citation: OHS and SRC Legislation Amendment 2005)

7/1274B

29/3H

9/5

4/9

14/9

98

Parliamentary (Judicial Misbehaviour or Incapacity) Commission 2005PX

5/9

Parliamentary Privileges Amendment 2005PX

20/6

Parliamentary Superannuation Amendment 2006

11/10

16/10

17/10

17/10

24/10

115

Payment of Accounts by Government 2006P

14/8

Petroleum Resource Rent Tax Assessment Amendment 2006

25/5

14/675

15/6

22/6

30/6

78

Petroleum Resource Rent Tax (Instalment Transfer Interest Charge Imposition) 2006

25/5

14/676

15/6

22/6

30/6

79

Petroleum Retail Legislation Repeal 2006

30/377

16/8

16/8

13/9A78

23/10

113

Plant Health Australia (Plant Industries) Funding Amendment 2006

25/5

1/6

13/6

15/6

22/6

62

Private Health Insurance 2006

7/1279

Private Health Insurance (Collapsed Organization Levy) Amendment 2006

7/1280

Private Health Insurance Complaints Levy Amendment Bill 2006

7/1281

Private Health Insurance (Council Administration Levy) Amendment 2006

7/1282

Private Health Insurance (Prostheses Application and Listing Fees) 2006

7/1283

Private Health Insurance (Reinsurance Trust Fund Levy) Amendment 2006

7/1284

Private Health Insurance (Transitional Provisions and Consequential Amendments) 2006

7/1285

Privacy Legislation Amendment 2006

22/6B

17/8

4/9

7/9

14/9

99

Protection of the Australian National Flag (Desecration of the Flag) 2006PX

27/3

Protection of the Sea (Harmful Anti-fouling Systems) 2006

22/6B

6/9

7/9

14/9

27/9

107

Protection of the Sea (Powers of Intervention) Amendment 2006

29/3B

10/5

11/5

11/5

22/5

44

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Amendment 2006

2/386

20/6H

21/6

22/6

30/6

90

Royal Commissions Amendment 2006

25/5

31/5

13/6

13/6

14/6

52

Royal Commissions Amendment (Records) 2006

30/11

5/12H

6/12

7/12

12/12

167

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation and Other Legislation Amendment 2006

30/11

7/1287

Schools Assistance (Learning Together—€”Achievement Through Choice and Opportunity) Amendment 2006

16/2

1/3

2/3

27/3

6/4

29

Schools Assistance (Learning Together—€”Achievement Through Choice and Opportunity) Amendment (No. 2) 2006

6/9B

14/9

9/10

19/10

4/11

117

Sex Discrimination Amendment (Teaching Profession) 2004

17/11

12/5

14/6

Snowy Hydro Corporatisation Amendment 2006P

19/6

Social Security and Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) 2006

30/3B

16/8

16/8

14/9

27/9

108

Social Security and Veterans—€™ Entitlements Legislation Amendment (One-off Payments to Increase Assistance for Older Australians and Carers and Other Measures) 2006

10/5

10/5

11/5

11/5

22/5

41

Student Assistance Legislation Amendment 2006
(Previous citation: Student Assistance Legislation Amendment 2005)

7/988

9/2

27/2

10/5

22/5

47

Superannuation (Departing Australia Superannuation Payments Tax) 2006

7/1289

Superannuation (Excess Concessional Contributions Tax) 2006

7/1290

Superannuation (Excess Non-concessional Contributions Tax) 2006

7/1291

Superannuation (Excess Untaxed Roll-over Amounts Tax) 2006

7/1292

Superannuation Legislation Amendment (No.1) 2006E
(
Previous citation: Superannuation Legislation Amendment 2004)

17/11B

1/12

2/12

10/5

29/5

48

Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Superannuation Safety and Other Measures) 2006
(
Previous citation: Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Superannuation Safety and Other Measures) Bill 2005)

23/6

17/8

18/8

14/9A93

23/10

112

Superannuation (Self Managed Superannuation Funds) Supervisory Levy Amendment 2006

7/1294

Tax Laws Amendment (2005 Measures No. 6) 2006
(Previous citation: Tax Laws Amendment (2005 Measures No. 6) 2005)

7/12

27/2

28/2

1/3

29/3

13

Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 1) 2006

16/2

28/3

28/3

28/3

6/4

32

Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 2) 2006

29/3

25/5

13/6

15/6

22/6

58

Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 3) 2006

25/5

14/6H95

15/6

22/6

30/6

80

Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 4) 2006

22/696

9/10H

16/10

6/12A97

12/12

168

Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 5) 2006

17/8

13/9

13/9

9/10

23/10

110

Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 6) 2006

2/11

7/12

Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 7) 2006

7/12

Tax Laws Amendment (Medicare Levy and Medicare Levy Surcharge) 2006

25/5

14/6

14/6

15/6

22/6

59

Tax Laws Amendment (Personal Tax Reduction and Improved Depreciation Arrangements) 2006

11/5

31/5H

13/6

14/6

19/6

55

Tax Laws Amendment (Repeal of Inoperative Provisions) 2006

22/6

16/8

16/8

7/9

14/9

101

Tax Laws Amendment (Simplified Superannuation) 2006

7/1298

Telecommunications Amendment (Integrated Public Number Database) 2006

19/10B

28/11

29/11

30/11

8/12

155

Telecommunications (Interception) Amendment 2006

16/2

1/399

1/3

30/3A100

3/5

40

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Regular Reviews and Other Measures) 2005

10/3101

17/3

11/5

23/6A102

Telemarketing (Protection of Privacy Rights of Residential Telephone Subscribers) 2005PX

31/10

Television Licence Fees Amendment 2006

14/9103

10/10

11/10

12/10

4/11

123

Therapeutic Goods Amendment (No.1) 2006
(Previous citation: Therapeutic Goods Amendment 2005)

17/8104B

9/11H

28/11

29/3

3/5

39

Therapeutic Goods Amendment (No. 2) 2006E
(
Previous citation: Therapeutic Goods Amendment (No. 2) 2005)

14/9B

13/10

7/11

9/2

1/3

2

Therapeutic Goods Amendment (No. 3) 2006

11/5B

10/8

14/8

17/8

5/9

96

Trade Practices Amendment (Collective Bargaining for Small Business) 2005PX

12/9

Trade Practices Amendment (National Access Regime) 2006
(Previous citation: Trade Practices Amendment (National Access Regime) 2005)

2/6105

9/2H

10/8

10/8

18/8

92

Trade Practices Amendment (Personal Injuries and Death) 2006
(Previous citation: Trade Practices Amendment (Personal Injuries and Death) 2004)

9/12

14/9

15/9

27/2

23/3

11

Trade Practices Legislation Amendment 2006P

19/6

Trade Practices Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2006
(
Previous citation: Trade Practices Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2005)

17/2106

10/3

10/3

11/10A107

6/11

131

Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (Statements of Principles and Other Measures) 2006

6/12

Workplace Relations Amendment (Better Bargaining) 2005

9/3

7/9H

12/9DS

Workplace Relations Amendment (Extended Prohibition of Compulsory Union Fees) 2005

9/2

11/5

12/5DS

Workplace Relations Amendment (Fair Dismissal Reform) 2004

2/12108D

21/6

Workplace Relations Amendment (Right of Entry) 2004

2/12109

14/3

15/3DS

Workplace Relations Amendment (Small Business Employment Protection) 2005
(Previous citation: Workplace Relations (Small Business Employment Protection) 2004)

8/12110

17/8H

18/8DS

Workplace Relations Legislation Amendment (Independent Contractors) 2006

22/6111

13/9

13/9

1/12A112

11/12

163


BILLS INITIATED IN THE SENATE

Bills initiated in 2004 —€“ 51

Bills initiated in 2005 —€“ 28

Bills initiated in 2006 —€” 51

Short Title

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Intro House

Passed House

Assent Date

Act No.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Amendment 2006
(
Previous citation: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Amendment Bill 2005)

12/10113

8/8

9/8

27/11

7/12

152

Aged Care Amendment (Residential Care) 2006

13/9114

16/10A

17/10

31/10

9/11

133

Anti-Genocide 1999 S

17/11N

Archives Amendment 2006

6/9

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment 2006

29/3115

10/5

10/5

25/5

1/6

49

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

19/6

Avoiding Dangerous Climate Change (Kyoto Protocol Ratification) Bill 2006S

28/11

Bankruptcy Legislation Amendment (Superannuation Contributions) 2006

6/12116

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Digital Television) 2006

14/9117

12/10A

16/10

18/10

4/11

128

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2006
(
Previous citation: Broadcasting Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2005)

23/6

4/9A

5/9B

18/10

4/11

127

Broadcasting Services Amendment (Media Ownership) 2006

14/9118

12/10A

16/10

18/10

4/11

129

Broadcasting Services Amendment (Subscription Television Drama and Community Broadcasting Licences) 2006

1/3

15/6

19/6

20/6

23/6

71

Charter of Political Honesty 2000 S

17/11N

Civil Aviation Legislation Amendment (Mutual Recognition with New Zealand) 2006
(
Previous citation: Civil Aviation Legislation Amendment (Mutual Recognition with New Zealand) Bill 2005)

23/6119

11/5

11/5B

11/9

16/9

102

Climate Change Action 2006S

30/11

Cluster Munitions (Prohibition) 2006S

5/12120

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 Act Amendment (Forensic Procedures) (No. 1) 2006

21/6121

14/9A

9/10B

18/10

4/11

130

Crimes Amendment (Bail and Sentencing) 2006

14/9122

8/11A

27/11

28/11H123

12/12

171

Crimes Amendment (Victim Impact Statements) 2006S

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

29/11124

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

30/11N

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

21/6125

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

17/11N

Defence Legislation Amendment (Aid to Civilian Authorities) 2006
(
Previous citation: Defence Legislation Amendment (Aid to Civilian Authorities) 2005)

7/12126

8/2A

13/2

13/2

1/3

3

Defence (Road Transport Legislation Exemption) 2006
(
Previous citation: Defence (Road Transport Legislation Exemption) 2005)

30/11

9/2

13/2B

16/2

1/3

4

Electoral Amendment (Political Honesty) 2003S

17/11N

Environment and Heritage Legislation Amendment (Antarctic Seals and Other Measures) 2006

9/8

9/11

27/11B

30/11

11/12

164

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

17/11N

Euthanasia Laws (Repeal) 2004S

17/11N

Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment 2006

16/8127

9/11

27/11

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

17/11N

Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Trans-Tasman Banking Supervision) 2006

14/9

19/10

30/10B

28/11

6/12

147

Financial Transaction Reports Amendment 2006

21/6128

13/9A

14/9

1/11

9/11

134

Fisheries Legislation Amendment (Cooperative Fisheries Arrangements and Other Matters) 2006
(
Previous citation: Fisheries Legislation Amendment (Cooperative Fisheries Arrangements and Other Matters) 2005)

7/12

9/2

13/2B

1/3

23/3

8

Flags Amendment (Eureka Flag) 2004S

9/12N

Freedom of Information Amendment (Open Government) 2003S

17/11N

Genetic Privacy and Non-discrimination 1998 S

17/11N

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

10/10N

Judiciary Legislation Amendment 2006

13/9

19/10

30/10B

28/11

7/12

151

Jurisdiction of Courts (Family Law) 2006
(
Previous citation: Jurisdiction of Courts (Family Law) 2005)

7/12

2/3

27/3B

29/3

6/4

22

Jurisdiction of the Federal Magistrates Court Legislation Amendment 2006
(
Previous citation: Jurisdiction of the Federal Magistrates Court Legislation Amendment 2005)

7/12

1/3

1/3B

30/3

6/4

23

Maritime Legislation Amendment 2006
(
Previous citation: Maritime Legislation Amendment 2005)

23/6

7/2

8/2B

29/3

6/4

24

Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Amendment (Maritime Security Guards and Other Measures) 2006
(
Previous citation: Maritime Transport and Offshore Facilities Security Amendment (Maritime Security Guards and Other Measures) Bill 2005)

23/6129

10/5

11/5B

13/9

27/9

103

Migration Amendment (Act of Compassion) 2005S

16/6

Migration Amendment (Employer Sanctions) 2006

29/3130

6/9

6/9

Migration Amendment (Enabling Permanent Protection) 2006S

12/10

Migration Amendment (Mandatory Detention) 2005S

16/6

Migration Amendment (Review Provisions) 2006

7/12131

Migration Amendment (Visa Integrity) 2006

21/6132

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

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 (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 (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

20/6133

National Health and Medical Research Council Amendment 2006

29/3134

10/5

10/5

24/5

9/6

50

Non-Proliferation Legislation Amendment 2006

6/12135

Parliamentary Approval of Treaties 1995S

17/11N

Parliamentary Charter of Rights and Freedoms 2001S

9/11N

Patents Amendment 1996S

17/11N

Postal Industry Ombudsman 2006
(
Previous citation: Postal Industry Ombudsman 2005)
(
Previous citation: Postal Industry Ombudsman 2004)

17/11

8/3A

9/3B

8/9H136

6/4

25

Pregnancy Counselling (Truth in Advertising) 2006S

7/12

Privacy (Extension to Political Acts and Practices) Amendment 2006S

22/6

Privacy Legislation Amendment (Emergencies and Disasters) 2006

13/9137

17/10A

18/10B

28/11

6/12

148

Prohibition of Human Cloning for Reproduction and the Regulation of Human Embryo Research Amendment 2006S

19/10

7/11A

27/11

6/12

12/12

172

Protecting Children from Junk Food Advertising 2006S

30/3

Public Interest Disclosure (Protection of Whistleblowers) 2002S

17/11N

Public Works Committee Amendment 2006

21/6

9/10

9/10B

30/10

7/11

132

Reconciliation 2001S

17/11N

Removal of Recognition of US Military Commission (David Hicks) 2006S

7/12

Republic (Consultation of the People) 2001S

17/11N

Same-Sex Marriages 2006S

15/6

Senate Voters—€™ Choice (Preference Allocation) 2004