Watching Brief on the War on Terrorism

Watching Brief on the War on Terrorism

On Monday 9 August 2004, the Joint Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs Defence and Trade tabled its report on the Watching Brief on the War on Terrorism.

A copy of the entire report and the individual chapters are provided in Portable Document Format (PDF).

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Watching Brief on the War on Terrorism

Preliminary pages Contents, Foreword, Committee Membership, Terms of Reference, List of Abbreviations and List of Recommendations (PDF 45KB)
Chapter 1 Watching Brief on the War on Terrorism (PDF 26KB)
Chapter 2 The Commonwealth administrative framework for Counter Terrorism (PDF 68KB)
Chapter 3 Western Australia (PDF 65KB)
Chapter 4 Northern Territory (PDF 50KB)
Chapter 5 Victoria (PDF 63KB)
Chapter 6 Queensland (PDF 65KB)
Chapter 7 New South Wales (PDF 50KB)
Chapter 8 Tasmania (PDF 46KB)
Chapter 9 South Australia (PDF 43KB)
Chapter 10 Counter Terrorism Response since 2002 (PDF 86KB)
Appendix A List of submissions (PDF 11KB)
Appendix B List of witnesses and public hearings (PDF 28KB)
Appendix C An Agreement on Australia's National Counter-Terrorism Arrangement (PDF 497KB)

Click here for a consolidated copy of the report (PDF 1078KB).

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