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Inquiry Status

Report tabled

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Criminal Code Amendment (Harming Australians) Bill 2013

On 12 December 2013, the Senate referred the Criminal Code Amendment (Harming Australians) Bill 2013 to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report.

On 22 June 2015, the Senate granted an extension of time for reporting until 13 August 2015.

Committee Secretariat contact:

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

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