Report 170

May 2017

© Commonwealth of Australia 2017
ISBN: 978-1-74366-615-9

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Executive Summary

Members

  Committee Secretariat

Terms of Reference

Abbreviations

List of Recommendations

1. Introduction

  Purpose of the report
  Conduct of the Committee’s review

2. Social Security Agreement - New Zealand

  Background
  Overview of social security arrangements between Australia and New Zealand
  The Agreement
  Reasons for taking the proposed treaty action
  Implementation
  Committee comment

3. Nuclear Research Co-operation Agreement

  Background
  Overview
  The Agreement
  Reasons for taking proposed treaty action
  Implementation
  Committee comment

4. Loan Agreement - International Monetary Fund

  Background
  The Agreement
  Reasons for taking proposed treaty actions
  Implementation
  Committee comment

5. Harmonization of Wheeled Vehicles - Revision

  Background
  The Agreement
  Reasons for taking proposed treaty action
  Implementation
  Committee comment

A. Submissions

  Agreement on Social Security between the Government of Australia and the Government of New Zealand
  Regional Co-operative Agreement for Research, Development and Training Related to Nuclear Science and Technology
  Loan Agreement between Australian and the International Monetary Fund
  Agreement concerning the Adoption of Harmonized Technical United Nations Regulations for Wheeled Vehicles, Equipment and Parts which can be Fitted and/or be Used on Wheeled Vehicles and the Conditions for Reciprocal Recognition of Approvals Granted on the Basis of these United Nations Regulations

B. List of witnesses

  Agreement on Social Security between the Government of Australia and the Government of New Zealand
  Regional Co-operative Agreement for Research, Development and Training Related to Nuclear Science and Technology
  Loan Agreement between Australian and the International Monetary Fund
  Agreement concerning the Adoption of Harmonized Technical United Nations Regulations for Wheeled Vehicles, Equipment and Parts which can be Fitted and/or be Used on Wheeled Vehicles and the Conditions for Reciprocal Recognition of Approvals Granted on the Basis of these United Nations Regulations

Australian Greens' Additional Comments

Committee Secretariat contact:

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

Phone: +61 2 6277 4002
Fax: +61 2 6277 2219
jsct@aph.gov.au