This week at a glance - 16-18 August 2005


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No. 49/2005

Legislation

The following bills may be considered on the days indicated

16 August 2005

  • Asbestos-related Claims (Management of Commonwealth Liabilities) Bill 2005
  • Asbestos-related Claims (Management of Commonwealth Liabilities) (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2005
  • Building and Construction Industry Improvement Bill 2005
  • Building and Construction Industry Improvement (Consequential and Transitional) Bill 2005
  • Customs Amendment (Extension of Import Cut-over Time) Bill 2005
  • Human Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2005
  • Skilling Australia’s Workforce Bill 2005
  • Skilling Australia’s Workforce (Repeal and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2005

17 August 2005

  • Australian Workplace Safety Standards Bill 2005
  • Customs Tariff Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2005
  • Higher Education Legislation Amendment (2005 Measures No. 3) Bill 2005
  • Medical Indemnity (Competitive Advantage Payment) Bill 2005
  • Medical Indemnity Legislation Amendment (Competitive Neutrality) Bill 2005
  • Migration Litigation Reform Bill 2005
  • National Occupational Health and Safety Commission (Repeal, Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2005
  • Superannuation Legislation Amendment Bill 2004
  • Tax Laws Amendment (2005 Measures No. 4) Bill 2005
  • Trade Practices Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2005

18 August 2005

  • Broadcasting Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2005
  • Consular Privileges and Immunities Amendment Bill 2005
  • Corporations Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2005
  • Health Insurance Amendment (Medical Specialists) Bill 2005
  • Higher Education Legislation Amendment (2005 Budget Measures) Bill 2005
  • Higher Education Support Amendment (Abolition of Compulsory Up-front Student Union Fees) Bill 2005
  • Maritime Legislation Amendment Bill 2005
  • National Residue Survey (Customs) Levy Amendment Bill 2005
  • National Residue Survey (Excise) Levy Amendment Bill 2005
  • Occupational Health and Safety (Commonwealth Employment) Amendment (Promoting Safer Workplaces) Bill 2005
  • Offshore Petroleum (Annual Fees) Bill 2005
  • Offshore Petroleum Bill 2005
  • Offshore Petroleum (Registration Fees) Bill 2005
  • Offshore Petroleum (Repeals and Consequential Amendments) Bill 2005
  • Offshore Petroleum (Royalty) Bill 2005
  • Offshore Petroleum (Safety Levies) Amendment Bill 2005
  • Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Superannuation Safety and Other Measures) Bill 2005
  • Workplace Relations Amendment (Small Business Employment Protection) Bill 2004

Committees

Scheduled public committee hearings

The following reports are due to be tabled on the days indicated

16 August 2005

  • Law and Justice Legislation Amendment (Serious Drug Offences and Other Measures) Bill 2005–Legal and Constitutional Legislation Committee

18 August 2005

  • Australian Technical Colleges (Flexibility in Achieving Australia's Skills Needs) Bill 2005–Employment, Workplace Relations and Education Legislation Committee
  • Chen Yonglin and Vivian Solon cases–Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee
  • Duties of Asutralian personnel in Iraq–Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee
  • Gallipoli Peninsula–Finance and Public Administration References Committee
  • Indigenous Education (Targeted Assistance) Amendment Bill 2005–Employment, Workplace Relations and Education Legislation Committee

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