Bills referred to Senate committees

Bills currently referred† 

Aged Care Legislation Amendment (Financial Transparency) Bill 2020
Referred to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee (referred 18 June 2020; reporting date varied 12 November 2020; reporting date: 18 March 2021) 

Australian Education Legislation Amendment (Prohibiting the Indoctrination of Children) Bill 2020
Referred to the Education and Employment Legislation Committee (referred 10 December 2020; reporting date: 5 July 2021)  

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Banning Dirty Donations) Bill 2020
Referred to the Finance and Public Administration Legislation Committee (referred 18 June 2020; reporting date: 16 March 2021)  

Constitution Alteration (Water Resources) 2019
Referred to the Select Committee on the Multi-Jurisdictional Management and Execution of the Murray Darling Basin Plan (referred 12 September 2019; reporting date: 1 November 2020) 

Customs Amendment (Banning Goods Produced By Uyghur Forced Labour) Bill 2020
Referred to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee (referred 10 December 2020; reporting date: 12 May 2021)  

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Climate Trigger) Bill 2020
Referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee (referred 27 February 2020; reporting date varied 26 March and 11 December 2020; reporting date: 11 May 2021) 

Fair Work Amendment (Supporting Australia's Jobs and Economic Recovery) Bill 2020 [Provisions]
Referred to the Education and Employment Legislation Committee (referred 10 December 2020; reporting date: 12 March 2021)

Industrial Chemicals Environmental Management (Register) Bill 2020 [Provisions]
Industrial Chemicals Environmental Management (Register) Charge (Customs) Bill 2020 [Provisions]
Industrial Chemicals Environmental Management (Register) Charge (Excise) Bill 2020 [Provisions]
Industrial Chemicals Environmental Management (Register) Charge (General) Bill 2020 [Provisions]
Industrial Chemicals Legislation Amendment Bill 2020 [Provisions]
Referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee (referred 10 December 2020; reporting date: 11 March 2021)   

Judges' Pensions Amendment (Pension Not Payable for Misconduct) Bill 2020
Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee (referred 3 December 2020; reporting date: 5 April 2021) 

National Collecting Institutions Legislation Amendment Bill 2020 [Provisions]
Referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee (referred 10 December 2020; reporting date varied 11 December 2020; reporting date: 12 February 2021)   

National Consumer Credit Protection Amendment (Supporting Economic Recovery) Bill 2020 [Provisions]
Referred to the Economics Legislation Committee (referred 10 December 2020; reporting date: 12 March 2021)  

Product Stewardship Amendment (Packaging and Plastics) Bill 2019
Referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee (referred 12 September 2019; reporting date varied 16 September 2019 and 26 March 2020; reporting date: 17 February 2021)

Regulatory Powers (Standardisation Reform) Bill 2020 [Provisions]‡
Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee (referred 10 December 2020; reporting date: 19 February 2021)  

Treasury Laws Amendment (News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code) Bill 2020 [Provisions]
Referred to the Economics Legislation Committee (referred 10 December 2020; reporting date: 12 February 2021)  

‡Pursuant to adoption of report of Selection of Bills Committee

†Further information about the progress of these bills may be found in the Department of the Senate’s Bills List