Media Releases

  • Treaty making process under review

    The Joint Standing Committee on Treaties will conduct a new inquiry into the treaty-making process, with a particular focus on trade-related treaties.

    Media release issue date: Wednesday, 17 June 2020

    Committee Secretariat contact:

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

    Phone: +61 2 6277 4002

    About this inquiry

    This inquiry will inquire into and report on Certain Aspects of the Treaty-making Process in Australia.

    Past Public Hearings

    31 Aug 2020: CANBERRA
    24 Aug 2020: CANBERRA


    Inquiry Status

    Report Tabled


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