Australia’s sovereign naval shipbuilding capability - Future Submarine Acquisition: A shambles - we don't think, we know.

February 2022

© Commonwealth of Australia 2022
ISBN: 978-1-76093-358-6

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Terms of Reference

List of Recommendations

Chapter 1—Introduction

  Referral to the committee
  Conduct of the inquiry
  Interim Report – May 2021
  This Second Interim Report
  Senator Alex Gallacher

Chapter 2—The AUKUS Announcement: : More Questions than Answers

  Committee comment

Chapter 3—Defence transparency and accountability - update

  Accountability to Parliament
  SEA 1000 – the
  Order for the Production of Documents: update
  Committee comment

Dissenting Report - Liberal Senators

  Cost of
  Department of Defence participation at Committee hearings
  Response to the Recommendations

Additional comments - Senator Rex Patrick

  Future Frigates
  Naval Shipbuilding Enterprise

Appendix 1—Submissions and additional information

Appendix 2—Public Hearings

Committee Secretariat contact:

Senate Standing Committees on Economics
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3540