Modern Slavery Bill 2018 [provisions]

24 August 2018

© Commonwealth of Australia 2018
ISBN 978-1-76010-821-2

View the report as a single document - (PDF 363KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Members of the committee (PDF 29KB)
Recommendations (PDF 8KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction and background (PDF 55KB)

Background and purpose of the bill
Consultation in developing the bill
Human rights
Financial implications
Conduct of the inquiry
Structure of this report

Chapter 2 - Provisions of and support for the bill (PDF 56KB)

Provisions of the Bill
Support for the bill
Summary and next chapter

Chapter 3 - Potential amendments raised in evidence (PDF 161KB)

Threshold for compliance and reporting entities
Online central register of Modern Slavery Statements
A list of liable entities
Other matters
Committee view

Australian Greens additional comments (PDF 21KB)

Anti-Slavery Commissioner
Review of the Act
Threshold for Compliance
Public Register and Reporting
Government Tenders
Victim Support and Compensation

Appendix 1 - Submissions (PDF 19KB)
Appendix 2 - Public hearings and witnesses (PDF 12KB)

Committee Secretariat contact:

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

Phone: +61 2 6277 3560