Migration Amendment (Strengthening Biometrics Integrity) Bill 2015 [Provisions]

5 June 2015

© Commonwealth of Australia 2015
ISBN 978-1-76010-207-4

View the report as a single document - (PDF 758KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Members of the committee (PDF 29KB)
Recommendations (PDF 6KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction and Background (PDF 126KB)

Referral of the inquiry
Conduct of the inquiry
Purpose of the Bill
Overview of the Bill
Key provisions of the Bill

Chapter 2 - Key Issues (PDF 148KB)

Introduction of a single, broad power for collecting personal identifiers
Collection of biometric information from minors, 'incapable' persons and asylum seekers
Committee view

Labor Senators’ Dissenting Report - Key Issues (PDF 144KB)
Appendix 1 (PDF 5KB)

Public submissions

Appendix 2 - Public hearings and witnesses (PDF 57KB)
Appendix 3 - Tabled documents, answers to questions on notice and additional information (PDF 63KB)

Answers to questions on notice

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3560