On 8 February 2012, the names of the Senate standing committees on Rural Affairs and Transport were changed back to: the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Legislation Committee and the Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport References Committee.
On 29 March 2017, the order of the Senate
of 8 November 2016, which related to the hearings for the
2017-18 Budget estimates, was amended to insert cross portfolio estimates hearings on Murray Darling Basin Plan matters.
Monday, 19 October to Thursday, 22 October, and, if required, Friday, 23 October (Group A)
Hearing programs will be available when agreed to by the committee.
Questions on notice
Search the database for questions placed on notice during estimates hearings, and the answers provided. The database contains information for each of the eight legislation committees from the 2017-18 supplementary budget estimates hearings onwards. For earlier estimates rounds, please refer to each committee’s estimates rounds pages.
Anyone wishing to access an electronic or hard copy of answers to estimates questions on notice for current or previous hearings, please contact the Committee's Estimates Officer on 02 6277 3511.