On 8 December 2017 the Attorney-General, Senator the Hon George Brandis QC, asked the Committee to inquire into and report on the Foreign Influence Transparency Scheme Bill 2017.
Further information about the Bill, which was introduced to Parliament on 7 December 2017, can be found at this link.
The Committee is currently accepting submissions to this inquiry. Any individual or organisation who wishes to provide a submission should notify the Committee Secretariat by emailing email@example.com by Friday, 22 December 2017.
Submissions should be received no later than 12pm, Monday, 22 January 2018.
Full consideration may not be able to be given to submissions received after this date.
The Committee intends to report by February 2018.