Defence Trade Controls Bill 2011 [Provisions]

Defence Trade Controls Bill 2011 [Provisions]

Final report

10 October 2012

© Commonwealth of Australia 2012
ISBN 978-1-74229-703-3

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Members of the committee (PDF 27KB)
Chapter 1 - Terms of the Inquiry (PDF 31KB)

Background to the Defence Trade Controls Bill 2011
Purpose of the bill
Conduct of the inquiry
Preliminary report
Final report
ITAR reform

Chapter 2 - Consultations and proposed amendments (PDF 42KB)

Outcome of the roundtable discussions
Response by the university sector
   Outstanding concerns
Importance of transition period

Chapter 3 - Recommendations (PDF 34KB)

Proposed amendments
Export Controls Steering Group
Conclusion—final recommendations

Dissenting Report - Australian Greens and Liberal Senators (PDF 7KB)
Appendix 1 - List of submissions (PDF 5KB)
Appendix 2 - Public hearings and witnesses (PDF 6KB)

Friday, 2 March 2012—Canberra
Wednesday, 21 March 2012—Canberra

Appendix 3 - Additional information, tabled documents, and answers to questions on notice (PDF 5KB)
Appendix 4 - Submission 15 B* (PDF 6KB)
Minister for Defence, the Hon Stephen Smith MP—Supplementary Submission

Appendix 5 - Submission 21* (PDF 6KB)
Professor Ian Chubb, Chief Scientist of Australia

*PDF format only

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Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee
Department of the Senate
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Canberra ACT 2600

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