Progress Report

Climate-related marine invasive species

20 February 2023

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On 5 September 2022, the Senate referred the inquiry into climate-related marine invasive species to the Senate Environment and Communications References Committee for inquiry and report by 1 March 2023.

The committee requests a further extension of time to report until 31 July 2023 to allow it to consider the evidence received and to conclude its deliberations.

Senator Sarah Hanson-Young

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Environment and Communications
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3526

Past Public Hearings

07 Jun 2023: Sydney
06 Jun 2023:
03 Feb 2023: Hobart


Inquiry Status

Submissions Closed

How to make a submission

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


If you require any special arrangements to enable you to participate in the Committee's inquiry, please contact the Committee Secretariat.

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