Defence Legislation Amendment Bill 2007 [Provisions]

Defence Legislation Amendment Bill 2007 [Provisions]

10 September 2007

© Commonwealth of Australia 2007
ISBN 978-0-642-71869-3

View the report as a single document - (PDF 464KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Members of the Committee (PDF 117KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 154KB)

Background to the bill
Outline of the bill

Chapter 2 - Provisions of the Bill (PDF 183KB)

  The bill's core initiatives

Chapter 3 - Issues (PDF 233KB)

The Australian Defence Force (ADF) and the three Services
The Judge Advocate, the Inspector General-ADF and the Director of Military
The Law Council of Australia
Hearing testimony
  The right of the Director of Military Prosecutions to appeal to the Defence
Force Discipline Appeals Tribunal against an interlocutory judgment
  Committee view
  Rules of evidence
  Committee view
Committee inquiries to Defence
Committee conclusions

Appendix 1 - Public submissions (PDF 93KB)
Appendix 2 - Public hearings and witnesses (PDF 92KB)
Appendix 3 - Department of Defence: Written questions (PDF 101KB)
Appendix 4 - Department of Defence: Responses to written questions (PDF 175KB)
(PDF Format Only)  

For further information, contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3538
Fax: +61 2 6277 5818