About this committee

The Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security is constituted under section 28 of
the Intelligence Services Act 2001.

The Committee conducts inquiries into matters referred to it by the Senate or the House of Representatives or a Minister of the Commonwealth Government.

The Committee also has certain review functions under the Intelligence Services Act 2001.

Track Committee

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 2360
Fax: +61 2 6277 2067
pjcis@aph.gov.au

Completed inquiries and reports

|45th Parliament|

|44th Parliament|

|Previous Parliaments|


Report Name Date Tabled
Advisory Report on the Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Assistance and Access) Bill 2018
Parliamentary Paper: TBC
Government Response: TBC
5 December 2018

Advisory Report on the Intelligence Services Amendment Bill 2018
Parliamentary Paper: TBC
Government Response: TBC

4 December 2018

Advisory report on the Office of National Intelligence Bill 2018 and Office of National Intelligence (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2018
Parliamentary Paper: 466/2018
Government Response: 23 November 2018

 24 October 2018

Annual Report of Committee Activities (2017-2018)
Parliamentary Paper: 308/2018
Government Response: Not required

 20 September 2018
Review of the listing of Jemaah Anshorut Daulah and Jama'at Mujahideen Bangladesh as terrorist listings under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 309/2018
Governement Response: TBC
20 September 2018 

Review of the re-listing of al-Shabaab, Hamas' Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades (Hamas Brigades), the Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK), Lashkar-e-Tayyiba (LeT) and Palestinian Islamic Jihad (PIJ) as terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 309/2018
Government Response: TBC

20 September 2018 
Advisory report on the Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill 2017
Parliamentary Paper: 203/2018
Government Response: 26 June 2018
25 June 2018
Review of the re-listing of Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan, Jaish-e-Mohammad and Lashkar-e Jhanvi as terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 193/2018
Government Response: Not required
20 June 2018
Review of the re-listing of Hizballah's External Security Organisation as a terrorist organisation under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 194/2018
Government Response: TBC
20 June 2018
Review of the re-declaration of Mosul District, Ninewa Province, Iraq
Parliamentary Paper: 192/2018
Government Response: 6 December 2018
20 June 2018
Advisory report on the National Security Legislation Amendment (Espionage and Foreign Interference) Bill 2017
Parliamentary Paper: 172/2018
Government Response: 26 June 2018
7 June 2018 
Advisory report on the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment Bill (No.1) 2018
Parliamentary Paper: 171/2018
Government Response: TBC
7 June 2018

ASIO's questioning and detention powers
Parliamentary Paper: 148/2018
Government Response: TBC

10 May 2018
Review of proposed amendments to the Home Affairs and Integrity Agencies Legislation Amendment Bill 2017
Parliamentary Paper: 112/2018
Government Response
28 March 2018
Advisory Report on the Security of Critical Infrastructure Bill 2017
Parliamentary Paper: 55/2018
Government Response: 28 March 2018
15 March 2018
Review of the 'declared area' provisions
Parliamentary Paper: 45/2018
Government Response: 24 May 2018
1 March 2018

Review of the police stop, search and seizure powers, the control order regime and the preventative detention order regime
Parliamentary Paper: 46/2018
Government Response: 24 May 2018

1 March 2018
Advisory Report on the Home Affairs and Integrity Agencies Legislation Amendment Bill 2017
Parliamentary Paper: 43/2018
Government Response: 6 March 2018
26 February 2018

Review of the listing of Islamic State Khorasan Province and the re-listing of al-Murabitun
as terrorist organisations

Parliamentary Paper: 14/2018
Government Response: Not required

8 February 2018
Review of the listing of Islamic State East Asia as a terrorist organisation under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 530/2017
Government Response: Not required
5 December 2017

Annual Report of Committee Activities 2016-17
Parliamentary Paper: 531/2017
Government Response: Not required

5 December 2017

Review of the re-listing of Boko Haram and Islamic State as terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 317/2017
Government Response: Not required

16 October 2017 
Review of the declaration of Jabhat al-Nusra as a terrorist organisation under the Australian Citizenship Act 2007
Parliamentary Paper: 329/2017
Government Response: Not required
16 October 2017

Review of Administration and Expenditure No.15 (2015-2016)
Parliamentary Paper: 265/2017
Government Response: Not required

15 August 2017
Review of the Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2016
Parliamentary Paper: 240/2017
Government Response: 9 August 2017 
30 June 2017

Annual Report of Committee Activities 2015–2016
Parliamentary Paper: 149/2017
Government Response: Not required

22 May 2017
Review of the listing and re-listing of four terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 87/2017
Government Response: Not required
20 March 2017
Review of Administration and Expenditure No.14 (2014-2015)      
Parliamentary Paper: 42/2017
Government Response: 16 August 2017
1 March 2017
Advisory Report on item 28 of the Law Enforcement Legislation Amendment (State Bodies and Other Measures) Bill 2016
Parliamentary Paper: 415/2016
Government Response: Not required 
18 November 2016 
Advisory Report on the Criminal Code Amendment (War Crimes) Bill 2016
Parliamentary Paper: 414/2016
Government Response: Not required
18 November 2016 

Review of the declaration of Islamic State as a declared terrorist organisation under the Australian Citizenship Act 2007
Parliamentary Paper: 313/2016
Government Response: Not required

7 November 2016

Review of the re-listing of six terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code: Abu Sayyaf Group, Al-Qa'ida, Al-Qa'ida the Lands of the Islamic Maghreb, Jabhat al-Nusra, Jamiat ul-Ansar, Jemaah Islamiyah
Parliamentary Paper: 312/2016
Government Response: Not required

7 November 2016
Advisory Report on the Criminal Code Amendment (High Risk Terrorist Offenders) Bill 2016
Parliamentary Paper: 314/2016
Government Response: 30 November 2016
4 November 2016
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