Examination of legislation in accordance with the Human Rights (Parliamentary Scrutiny) Act 2011

Examination of legislation in accordance with the Human Rights (Parliamentary Scrutiny) Act 2011
Bills introduced 23 – 26 June 2014
Legislative Instruments received 7 - 20 June 2014
Ninth Report of the 44th Parliament

15 July 2014

© Commonwealth of Australia 2014
ISBN 978-1-76010-052-0

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Membership of the commitee (PDF 185KB)
Functions of the committee  
Executive Summary (PDF 311KB)
Chapter 1 - New and continuing matters  
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Amendment (A Stronger Land Account) Bill 2014 (PDF 408KB)
Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme Bill 2014 (PDF 482KB)
Clean Energy (Income Tax Rates and Other Amendments) Bill 2013 [No. 2] (PDF 420KB)
Clean Energy Finance Corporation (Abolition) Bill 2014 (PDF 296KB)
Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013 [No. 2] (PDF 324KB)
Climate Change Authority (Abolition) Bill 2013 [No. 2] (PDF 295KB)
Customs Tariff Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013 [No. 2] (PDF 298KB)
Defence Amendment (Parliamentary Approval of Overseas Service) Bill 2014 (PDF 294KB)
Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment Bill 2014 (PDF 469KB)
Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care Measures) Bill (No. 2) 2014 (PDF 448KB)
Meteorology Amendment (Online Advertising) Bill 2014 (PDF 403KB)
Migration Amendment (Protection and Other Measures) Bill 2014 (PDF 539KB)
Minerals Resource Rent Tax Repeal and Other Measures Bill 2013 [No. 2] (PDF 479KB)
Ozone Protection and Synthetic Greenhouse Gas (Import Levy) Amendment (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013 [No. 2] (PDF 303KB)
Public Governance, Performance and Accountability (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2014 (PDF 415KB)
Social Security Legislation Amendment (Stronger Penalties for Serious Failures) Bill 2014 (PDF 450KB)
Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (2014 Budget Measures No. 1) Bill 2014 (PDF 488KB)
Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (2014 Budget Measures No. 2) Bill 2014 (PDF 511KB)
Trade Support Loans Bill 2014 (PDF 453KB)
True-up Shortfall Levy (Excise) (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013 [No. 2] (PDF 298KB)
G20 (Safety and Security) Complementary Bill 2014 (PDF 426KB)
Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Mental Health and Other Measures) Bill 2014 (PDF 441KB)
Migration Amendment (Repeal of Certain Visa Classes) Regulation 2014 [F2014L00622] (PDF 448KB)
Migration Legislation Amendment (2014 Measures No. 1) Regulation 2014 [F2014L00726] (PDF 429KB)
Military Rehabilitation and Compensation Act Education and Training Scheme (Income Support Bonus) Repeal Determination 2014 [F2014L00256] (PDF 437KB)
Veterans’ Children Education Scheme (Income Support Bonus) Repeal Instrument 2014 [F2014L00257] (PDF 443KB)
International Organisations (Privileges and Immunities) (International Committee of the Red Cross) Regulation 2013 [F2013L01916] (PDF 440KB)
The committee has deferred its consideration of the following bill  
Corporations Amendment (Streamlining of Future of Financial Advice) Bill 2014 (PDF 278KB)
Chapter 2 - Concluded matters  
Crimes Legislation Amendment (Unexplained Wealth and Other Measures) Bill 2014 (PDF 443KB)
Defence Legislation Amendment (Woomera Prohibited Area) Bill 2014 (PDF 446KB)
Export Market Development Grants Amendment Bill 2014 (PDF 442KB)
Major Sporting Events (Indicia and Images) Protection Bill 2014 (PDF 420KB)
Migration Amendment (Offshore Resources Activity) Repeal Bill 2014 (PDF 420KB)
Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Legislation Amendment Bill 2014 (PDF 445KB)
Save Our Sharks Bill 2014 (PDF 417KB)
Social Security Legislation Amendment (Increased Employment Participation) Bill 2014 (PDF 451KB)
Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2014 Measures No. 1) Bill 2014 (PDF 425KB)
Textile, Clothing and Footwear Investment and Innovation Programs Amendment Bill 2014 (PDF 417KB)
User Rights Amendment (Various Measures) Principle 2013 [F2013L01352] (PDF 439KB)
National Gambling Reforms (Administration of ATM measure) Directions 2014 [F2014L00107] (PDF 441KB)
Appendix 1: Full list of Legislative Instruments received by the committee between 7 and 20 June 2014 (PDF 460KB)
Appendix 2 - Correspondence (PDF 14358KB)
Appendix 3 - Practice Note 1 and Practice Note 2 (interim) (PDF 244KB)

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Committee Secretary
Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights
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Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600


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