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  • PJCIS recommends critical infrastructure bill split to tackle urgent threats

    The Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (PJCIS) has backed the passage of urgent reforms as part of a proposed two-step approach to protect Australia’s critical infrastructure from cyber threats.

    Media release issue date: Wednesday, 29 September 2021


  • Home Affairs and ASD to respond to industry feedback on Security of Critical Infrastructure

    The Parliament’s Intelligence and Security Committee will hold its fourth public hearing tomorrow as part of its Review of the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2020 and Statutory Review of the Security of Critical Infrastructure Act 2018.

    Media release issue date: Wednesday, 28 July 2021


  • Industry and expert panels to give evidence on security of critical infrastructure

    The Parliament’s Intelligence and Security Committee will hold two days of public hearings on Thursday 8 and Friday 9 July as part of its Review of the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2020 and Statutory Review of Security of Critical Infrastructure Act.

    Media release issue date: Wednesday, 7 July 2021


  • First public hearing into Security of Critical Infrastructure to be held

    The Parliament’s Intelligence and Security Committee will hold the first of a number of public hearings tomorrow as part of its Review of the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2020 and Statutory Review of the Security of Critical Infrastructure Act 2018.

    Media release issue date: Wednesday, 9 June 2021


  • Committee to review Critical Infrastructure Bill and launch statutory review of Security of Critical Infrastructure Act

    The Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (PJCIS) has commenced a review into the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2020.

    Media release issue date: Monday, 21 December 2020





    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 4424
    pjcis@aph.gov.au

    About this inquiry

    The Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security (PJCIS) has commenced reviews into the Security Legislation Amendment (Critical Infrastructure) Bill 2020 and the operation, effectiveness and implications of the Security of Critical Infrastructure Act 2018. The bill review was referred to the Committee by the Hon Christian Porter MP, Attorney-General.


    Past Public Hearings

    29 Jul 2021: Canberra
    09 Jul 2021: Canberra
    08 Jul 2021: Canberra

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    Inquiry Status

    Submissions Closed

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