Report 188

December 2019

© Commonwealth of Australia 2019
ISBN: 978-1-76092-950-3

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Executive summary



  Committee Secretariat

Terms of Reference

List of Recommendations

1. Introduction

  Conduct of the Committee’s review

2. ISDS Background

  Evolution of ISDS

3. Investments Uruguay

  Reasons for Australia to take the proposed treaty action
  Updated provisions

4. ISDS UN Convention

  Overview and national interest summary
  Reasons for Australia to take the proposed treaty action
  Practical effect of the Convention

5. Convention SKA

  The proposed Convention
  Draft Indigenous Land Use Agreement

A. Submissions

B. Witnesses

  Monday, 16 September 2019
  Monday, 14 October 2019

Additional Comments by the Australian Greens

  United Nations Convention on Transparency in Treaty-based Investor-State Arbitration

Additional Comments – Report 188: Investments Uruguay, ISDS UN Convention

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Joint Standing Committee on Treaties
PO Box 6021
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 4002