Migration Amendment (Visa Revalidation and Other Measures) Bill 2016 [Provisions]

28 November 2016

© Commonwealth of Australia 2016
ISBN 978-1-76010-499-3

View the report as a single document - (PDF 290KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Members of the committee (PDF 24KB)
Recommendations (PDF 6KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction and background (PDF 57KB)

Background and purpose of the bill
Overview of the provisions of the bill
Concerns raised by the Scrutiny of Bills committee
Financial implications
Compatibility with human rights
Conduct of the inquiry
Structure of this report

Chapter 2 - Key issues (PDF 158KB)

Schedule 1 - Revalidation check for certain visas
Schedule 2 – Cessation of visas that are not in effect
Schedule 3 – Contactless immigration clearance
Committee view

Dissenting report by the Australian Greens (PDF 24KB)


Appendix 1 - Public Submissions (PDF 8KB)

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Canberra ACT 2600

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