Inquiry into the provisions of the Australian Protective Service Amendment
On 15 May 2002, the Senate referred the above Bill to the Senate Legal and
Constitutional Legislation Committee for report by 13 June, 2002.
The principal issue for consideration is the Government's proposal to make the
Australian Protective Service an operating division of the Australian Federal Police.
The following documents are provided for your information:
A public hearing was held 7 June 2002 in Canberra. (Program - Word 40KB)
The closing date for the lodgement of submissions was 4 June 2002.
Submissions should be lodged with:
Senate Legal and Constitutional Committee
CANBERRA ACT 2600
Submissions may also be faxed to (02) 6277 5794 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your
name and full postal address in all cases.
Once the Committee accepts your submission, it becomes a confidential Committee
document and is protected by Parliamentary Privilege. You must not release your
submission without the Committee's permission. If you do, it is not protected by
The Committee normally makes submissions public at some stage during the inquiry.
You may ask for your submission to be kept confidential.
Report - Tabled 13 June 2002