The Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committees cover the following portfolios: Attorney-General's and Home Affairs.
The bill would amend the Australian Citizenship Act 2007 to change the requirements to become an Australian citizen and other key provisions.
The bills would amend the Customs Act 1901 and the Customs Tariff Act 1995 to implement the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans‑Pacific Partnership (the TPP-11).
The bills would bring the Federal Circuit Court of Australia and the Family Court of Australia together into an overarching, unified administrative structure to be known as the Federal Circuit and Family Court of Australia, and make consequential amendments.
The bill would amend the Archives Act 1983, the Australian Information Commissioner Act 2010, and the Freedom of Information Act 1982 in order to reform Australia’s freedom of information (FOI) laws.
The bills are part of a suite of bills that would make various amendments intended to strengthen free speech in Commonwealth law.
The bill aims to subject Commonwealth litigants to enforceable model litigant obligations.
The practice of dowry and the incidence of dowry abuse in Australia.
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