Completed inquiries and reports

Reports will be made available here when they are presented.


Report Name Date Tabled
Review of the listing and re-listing of six organisations as terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 252/2019
Government Response: Not required
10 September 2019
Advisory Report on the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (2019 Measures No.1) Bill 2019
Parliamentary Paper: 289/2019
Government Response: Not required
14 October 2019    
Advisory report on the Identity-matching Services Bill 2019 and the Australian Passports Amendment (Identity-matching Services) Bill 2019
Parliamentary Paper: 458/2019
Government Response: Not required

24 October 2019

Review of the renunciation by conduct and cessation provisions in the Australian Citizenship Act 2007
Parliamentary Paper: 534/2019
Government Response: Not required
4 December 2019
Annual Report of Committee Activities 2018-2019
Parliamentary Paper: 535/2019
Government Response: Not required 
4 December 2019

Review of the re-listing of four terrorist organisations as terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 21/2020
Government Response: Not required

5 February 2020

Review of Administration and Expenditure No. 17 (2017-2018) - Australian Intelligence Agencies
Parliamentary Paper: 20/2020
Government Response: 12 May 2020

5 February 2020

Inquiry into the impact of the exercise of law enforcement and intelligence powers on the freedom of the press
Parliamentary Paper: 198/2020
Government Response: 16 December 2020

26 August 2020
Review of the Australian Citizenship Amendment (Citizenship Cessation) Bill 2019
Parliamentary Paper: 216/2020
Government Response: Not required
1 September 2020
Review of the re-listing of Islamic State East Asia as a terrorist organisation under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 262/2020
Government Response: Not required
7 October 2020
Review of the listing and re-listing of three organisations as terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 262/2020
Government Response: Not required
7 October 2020
Annual Report of Committee Activities 2019-2020
Parliamentary Paper: 263/2020
Government Response: Not required 
7 October 2020
Review of the mandatory data retention regime
Parliamentary Paper: 450/2020
Government Response: TBC   
28 October 2020
Advisory Report on the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation Amendment Bill 2020
Parliamentary Paper: 555/2020
Government Response: Not required   
3 December 2020
Review of the listing and re-listing of two organisation as terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 550/2020
Government Response: Not required    
7 December 2020
Review of 'Declared Areas' Provisions Sections 119.2 and 119.3 of the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 43/2021
Government Response: 4 August 2021    
24 February 2021
Advisory Report on the Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (International Production Orders) Bill 2020
Parliamentary Paper: 133/2021
Government Response: Not required
12 May 2021
Review of the re-listing of Jaish-e-Mohammad as a terrorist organisation under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 134/2021
Government Response: Not required
12 May 2021 
Review of the listing of Sonnenkrieg Division as a terrorist organisation under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 165/2021
Government Response: Not required
16 June 2021
Report on the review of the re-listing of Hizballah's External Security Organisation as a terrorist organisation under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 174/2021
Government Response: 24 November 2021
23 June 2021 
Advisory report on the Surveillance Legislation Amendment (Identify and Disrupt) Bill 2020
Parliamentary Paper: 218/2021
Government Response: Not required 
5 August 2021 
Report by statement on the review of regulations re-listing Jama'at Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) and the listing of Neo-Jama'at Mujahideen Bangladesh (Neo-JMB) as terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code Act 1995
Parliamentary Paper: 227/2021
Government Response: Not required  
10 August 2021 
Advisory Report on the Foreign Intelligence Legislation Amendment Bill 2021
Parliamentary Paper: 237/2021
Government Response: Not required  
25 August 2021 
Annual Report of Committee Activities 2020-2021
Parliamentary Paper: 273/2021
Government Response: TBC 
14 September 2021
Advisory Report on the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (High Risk Terrorist Offenders) Bill 2020 
Parliamentary Paper: 286/2021
Government Response: TBC  
16 September 2021 
Advisory Report on the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2020 and Statutory Review of the Security of Critical Infrastructure Act 2018 
Parliamentary Paper: 287/2021
Government Response: TBC   
29 September 2021
Review of police powers in relation to terrorism, the control order regime, the preventative detention order regime and the continuing detention order regime
Parliamentary Paper: 308/2021
Government Response: TBC    
14 October 2021
Review of the relisting of five organisations as terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code
Parliamentary Paper: 307/2021
Government Response: 7 April 2022     
14 October 2021 
Review of Administration and Expenditure No. 18 (2018-2019) - Australian Intelligence Agencies
Parliamentary Paper: 545/2021
Government Response: 29 March 2022      
24 November 2021 
Review of Administration and Expenditure No. 19 (2019-2020) - Australian Intelligence Agencies
Parliamentary Paper: 545/2021
Government Response: 29 March 2022    
24 November 2021 
Review of the amendments made by the Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Assistance and Access) Act 2018
Parliamentary Paper: 20/2022
Government Response: TBC    
22 December 2021
Advisory Report on the Intelligence Oversight and Other Legislation Amendment (Integrity Measures) Bill 2020
Parliamentary Paper: 48/2022
Government Response: TBC    
7 February 2022
Review of Part 14 of the Telecommunications Act 1997 – Telecommunications Sector Security Reforms
Parliamentary Paper: 47/2022
Government Response: TBC     
7 February 2022
Report by Statement on the review of regulations listing Hizballah and The Base as terrorist organisations under the Criminal Code Act 1995
Parliamentary Paper: 71/2022
Government Response: Not required 
25 March 2022
Inquiry into national security risks affecting the Australian higher education and research sector
Parliamentary Paper: 106/2022
Government Response: TBC
25 March 2022 
Advisory Report on the National Security Legislation Amendment (Comprehensive Review and Other Measures No. 1) Bill 2021
Parliamentary Paper: 105/2022
Government Response: TBC 
25 March 2022 
Advisory Report on the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure Protection) Bill 2022
Parliamentary Paper: 104/2022
Government Response: TBC 
25 March 2022 

 




Report Name Date Tabled
Advisory report on the Counter-Terrorism (Temporary Exclusion Orders) Bill 2019
Parliamentary Paper: 102/2019
Government Response: 4 July 2019
 3 April 2019

Review of the Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Assistance and Access) Act 2018
Parliamentary Paper: 103/2019
Government Response: 17 October 2019

3 April 2019

Advisory Report on the Australian Citizenship Amendment (Strengthening the Citizenship Loss Provisions) Bill 2018
Parliamentary Paper: 36/2019
Government Response: Not required

14 February 2019
The Crimes Legislation Amendment (Police Powers at Airports) Bill 2018
Parliamentary Paper: 31/2019
Government Response: 4 July 2019
13 February 2019 

Review of Administration and Expenditure
Parliamentary Paper: 32/2019
Government Response: Not required

13 February 2019
Advisory Report on the Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment (Assistance and Access) Bill 2018
Parliamentary Paper: 604/2018
Government Response: Not required
5 December 2018

Advisory Report on the Intelligence Services Amendment Bill 2018
Parliamentary Paper: 592/2018
Government Response: Not required

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
Government Response: 25 August 2020
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: 25 August 2020

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: 3 April 2019
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: Not required
7 June 2018

ASIO's questioning and detention powers
Parliamentary Paper: 148/2018
Government Response: 3 April 2019

10 May 2018
Review of proposed amendments to the Home Affairs and Integrity Agencies Legislation Amendment Bill 2017
Parliamentary Paper: 112/2018
Government Response: Not required
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
Inquiry Name Date Tabled
Review of Administration and Expenditure No.14 (2014–2015) Inquiry Lapsed

Advisory report on the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment Bill (No.1) 2015
Parliamentary Paper: 36/2016
Government Response: 25 July 2016

15 February 2016
Annual Report of Committee Activities 2014-2015
Parliamentary Paper: 278/2015
Government Response: Not required
12 October 2015
Review of the re-listing of Al-Shabaab, Hamas' Izz al-Din al-Qassam Brigades, Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK),
Lashker-e-Tayyiba and Palestinian Islamic Jihad as terrorist organisations

Parliamentary Paper: 277/2015
Government Response: 18 April 2016
12 October 2015
Review of Administration and Expenditure No.13 (2013-2014)
Parliamentary Paper: 253/2015
Government Response: Not required
7 September 2015
Advisory report on the Australian Citizenship Amendment (Allegiance to Australia) Bill 2015
Parliamentary Paper: 252/2015
Government Response: 10 November 2015
4 September 2015
Delegation to the United Kingdom, France and the United States July 2015
Review of the Criminal Code re-listing of Hizballah's External Security Organisation
Parliamentary Paper: 172/2015
Government Response: 9 November 2015
22 June 2015

Review of the re-listing of Ansar al-Islam, Islamic Movement of Uzbekistan, Lashkar-e Jhangvi and
Jaish-e-Mohammad

Parliamentary Paper: 139/2015
Government Response: 9 November 2015

25 May 2015
Review of the declaration of Mosul district, Ninewa province, Iraq 
Parliamentary Paper:138/2015
Government Response: 23 July 2015
25 May 2015
Inquiry into authorisation of access to telecommunications data to identify a journalist's source
Parliamentary Paper: 122/2015
Government Response: Not required
8 April 2015 
Review of the declaration of al-Raqqa province, Syria 
Parliamentary Paper: 89/2015
Government Response: 23 July 2015
18 March 2015
Advisory report on the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment (Data Retention) Bill 2014
Parliamentary Paper: 58/2015
Government Response: 3 March 2015
27 February 2015
Review of the listing of Al-Murabitun 
Parliamentary Paper: 13/2015
Government Response: 12 May 2015
16 December 2014
Annual Report of Committee Activities 2013-2014
Parliamentary Paper: 15/2015
Government Response: Not required
16 December 2014
Annual Report of Committee Activities 2012-2013 
Parliamentary Paper: 14/2015
Government Response: Not required
16 December 2014

Advisory Report on the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment Bill (No.1) 2014
Parliamentary Paper: 341/2014
Government Response: 25 November 2014

20 November 2014
Advisory Report on the Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (Foreign Fighters) Bill 2014
Parliamentary Paper: 210/2014
Government Response: 22 October 2014             
17 October 2014
Review of Administration and Expenditure: No. 11 and No. 12—Australian Intelligence Agencies
Parliamentary Paper: 195/2014
Government Response: 12 November 2015
22 September 2014
         

Report home page: Review of the listing of Boko Haram; Review of the relisting of the Islamic State
Parliamentary Paper: 196/2014
Government Response: 12 May 2015

Inquiry home pages: 

22 September 2014
Inquiry into the National Security Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2014
Parliamentary Paper: 199/2014
Government Response: 19 September 2014
17 September 2014


Report home page:
Review of the listing of Jabhat al-Nusra and the relisting of six terrorist organisations, and
the Review of the re-listing of Al-Qa'ida in the Arabian Peninsula
Parliamentary Paper: 02/2014
Government Response: 28 August 2014

Inquiry home pages:

11 February 2014

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, the House of Representatives or a Minister of the Commonwealth Government.
The Committee also has certain review functions under section 29 of the Intelligence Services Act 2001.

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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
pjcis@aph.gov.au