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.

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

44th Parliament completed inquiries

|45th Parliament|

|44th Parliament|

|Previous Parliaments|

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
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