Coastal Trading (Revitalising Australian Shipping) Amendment Bill 2017 [Provisions]

4 December 2017

© Commonwealth of Australia 2017
ISBN 978-1-76010-692-8

View the report as a single document - (PDF 388KB)

View the report as separate downloadable parts:

Membership of the committee (PDF 23KB)
Chapter 1 - Introduction (PDF 34KB)

Referral of inquiry
Purpose of the bill
Conduct of the inquiry
RRAT References Committee: Inquiry into the increasing use of so-called Flag of Convenience shipping in Australia
Structure of report

Chapter 2 - Overview of the bill (PDF 79KB)

Proposed changes to licensing system
Provisions of the bill – Schedule 1
Provisions of the bill – Schedule 2

Chapter 3 - Issues (PDF 92KB)

Response to the bill
Specific issues
Committee view

Additional Comments from Senator the Hon. Eric Abetz (PDF 81KB)
Dissenting Report by Labor Senators Sterle and McCarthy (PDF 80KB)

Current Government's approach (since 2013)
Issues raised by the Bill

Dissenting Report by the Australian Greens (PDF 13KB)
Appendix 1 - Submissions received (PDF 8KB)

Committee Secretariat contact:

Committee Secretary
Senate Standing Committees on Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport
PO Box 6100
Parliament House
Canberra ACT 2600

Phone: +61 2 6277 3511