Criminal Code Amendment (Protecting Minors Online) Bill 2017 [Provisions]

13 June 2017

© Commonwealth of Australia 2017
ISBN 978-1-76010-588-4

View the report as a single document - (PDF 475KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Members of the committee (PDF 24KB)
Recommendation (PDF 4KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction and background (PDF 43KB)

Background and purpose of the bill
Overview of the provisions of the bill
Financial implications
Reports by other committees and previous inquiries
Conduct of the inquiry
Structure of this report

Chapter 2 - Key issues (PDF 106KB)

Support for the intention of the bill
Previous bills
Duplication of existing offences
Breadth of the offence
Reversed burden of proof
Issuing of telecommunication warrants
Committee views and recommendations

Dissenting report by the Australian Greens (PDF 74KB)
Appendix 1 (PDF 4KB)

Public submissions

Appendix 2 - Public hearings and witnesses (PDF 57KB)

Committee Secretariat contact:

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

Phone: +61 2 6277 3560