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The committee invites individuals and organisations to send in their opinions and proposals in writing (submissions)


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Paid Parental Leave Amendment (Flexibility Measures) Bill 2020

On 6 February 2020, the Senate referred the Paid Parental Leave Amendment (Flexibility Measures) Bill 2020 to the Senate Community Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report.

Submissions are sought by 6 March 2020. The reporting date is 19 March 2020.


Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Community Affairs
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3515
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