The Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committees cover the following portfolios: Attorney-General's and Immigration and Border Protection.
The bill seeks to amend the Bankruptcy Act 1966 by reducing the default period, and other time periods associated with bankruptcy, from three years to one year.
The bill would subject Commonwealth litigants to enforceable model litigant obligations. It would also establish a process for the Commonwealth Ombudsman to investigate complaints about contraventions of the obligations.
The bill would amend the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002 to allow authorities to restrain and confiscate property where illicit funds are used to make payments on that property.
The adequacy of existing cyberbullying laws.
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Committee SecretarySenate Legal and Constitutional Affairs CommitteePO Box 6100Parliament HouseCanberra ACT 2600 Phone: +61 2 6277 3560Fax: +61 2 6277 firstname.lastname@example.org