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As at 23 December 2008

(Final for 2008)

 

 

4 2nd PARLIAMENT - 1ST SESSION - 2008

BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills introduced in 200 8 — 203 (Including 12 received from the Senate)

 

Short Title

Intro House

Passed House

Intro Senat e

Passed Senate

Assent Date

Act No.

A New Tax System (Luxury Car Tax Imposition—Customs) Amendment 2008

26/5

28/5

16/6 1 , 2

23/9

3/10

98

A New Tax System (Luxury Car Tax Imposition—Excise) Amendment 2008

26/5

28/5

16/6 3 , 4

23/9

3/10

99

A New Tax System (Lu xury Car Tax Imposition—General) Amendment 2008

26/5

28/5

16/6 5 , 6

23/9

3/10

100

Aged Care Amendment (2008 Measures No. 1) 2008

13/2

13/2

14/2

14/2

18/2

1

Aged Care Amendment (2008 Measures No. 2) 2008

16/10 7 B

26/11

26/11

4/12

9/12

140

Amendments Incorpo ration Amendment 2008 Z

12/2

         

Appropriation (Drought and Equine Influenza Assistance) (No. 1) 2007-2008

13/2

13/2

14/2

14/2

18/2

2

Appropriation (Drought and Equine Influenza Assistance) (No. 2) 2007-2008

13/2

13/2

14/2

14/2

18/2

3

Appropriation (Eco nomic Security Strategy) (No. 1) 2008-2009

11/11

13/11

24/11

24/11

1/12

132

Appropriation (Economic Security Strategy) (No. 2) 2008-2009

11/11

13/11

24/11

24/11

1/12

133

Appropriation (No. 3) 2007-2008

13/2 B

20/2

11/3

20/3

8/4

15

Appropriation (No. 4) 2 007-2008

13/2 B

20/2

11/3

20/3

8/4

16

Appropriation (No. 5) 2007-2008

13/5 B

19/6

19/6

19/6

24/6

34

Appropriation (No. 6) 2007-2008

13/5 B

19/6

19/6

19/6

24/6

35

Appropriation (No. 1) 2008-2009

13/5 B

19/6

19/6

26/6

30/6

55

Appropriation (No. 2) 2008-2009

13/5 B

19/6

19/6

26/6

30/6

56

Appropriation (No. 3) 2008-2009

4/12

         

Appropriation (No. 4) 2008-2009

4/12

         

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) (No. 1) 2008-2009

13/5 B

19/6

19/6

26/6

30/6

57

AusLink (National Land Transport) Amendment 2008

2 8/8 B

24/9

24/9

25/9

18/10

106

Australian Curriculum, Assessment and Reporting Authority 2008

23/10

26/11

26/11

27/11

8/12

136

Australian Energy Market Amendment (Minor Amendments) 2008

20/3 B

19/6

23/6

26/6

30/6

60

Australian Organ and Tissue Donation an d Transplantation Authority 2008

18/9 B

25/9

13/11

13/11

25/11

122

Australian Research Council Amendment 2008

4/9 B

17/9

18/9

25/9

18/10

107

Aviation Legislation Amendment (2008 Measures No. 1) 2008

26/6 B

27/8

28/8

4/9

20/9

86

Aviation Legislation Amendme nt (2008 Measures No. 2) 2008

3/12

         

Aviation Legislation Amendment (International Airline Licences and Carriers ’ Liability Insurance) 2008

26/6 B

27/8

28/8

4/9

20/9

87

Civil Aviation Legislation Amendment (1999 Montreal Convention and Other Measures) 2008

20/3 B

28/5

16/6

26/6

12/7

79

Classification (Publications, Films and Computer Games) Amendment (Assessments and Advertising) 2008

14/2 B

1 3/5

14/5

24/6

1/7

69

Climate Protection 2008 P

10/11

         

COAG Reform Fund 2008

23/10 8 B

1/12 H

3/12

4/12

18/12

15 6

Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Amendment 2008

13/2 B

19/3

20/3

15/5

26/5

20

Commonwealth Securities and Investment Legislation Amendment 2008

4/6

18/6

18/6

23/6

12/7

78

Corporations Amendment (Short Selling) 2008

13/11 9

26/11

27/11

4/12

11/12

146

Crimes Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Matters) 2008

4/6

23/6

24/6

24/6

1/7

70

Customs Amendment (Australia-Chile Free Trade Agreement Implementation) 2008

16/10 B

12/11

12/11

13/11

27/11

127

Customs Amendment (Enhanced Border Controls and Other Measures) 2008

3/12

         

Customs Amendment (Strengthening Border Controls) 2008

20/3 B

4/6

16/6

26/6

12/7

74

Customs Legislation Amendment (Modernising) 2008

20/3 B

4/6

16/6

26/6

12/7

75

Customs Tariff Amendment (Australia-Chile Free Trade Agreement Imple mentation) 2008

16/10 B

12 /11

12/11

13/11

27/11

128

Customs Tariff Amendment (Tobacco Content) 2008

28/5 B

4/6

16/6

19/6

24/6

37

Dairy Adjustment Levy Termination 2008

24/9 B

15/10

16/10

13/11

25/11

123

Defence Home Ownership Assistance Scheme 2008

28/5

4/ 6

16/6

19/6

23/6

27

Defence Home Ownership Assistance Scheme (Consequential Amendments) 2008

28/5

4/6

16/6

19/6

23/6

28

Defence Legislation Amendment 2008

20/2 B

12/3 H

13/3

13/3

20/3

6

Defence Legislation (Miscellaneous Amendments) 2008

3/12 10

         

Denta l Benefits 2008

29/5

17/6

18/6

18/6 A 11

25/6

41

Dental Benefits (Consequential Amendments) 2008

29/5

17/6

18/6

18/6

25/6

42

Disability Discrimination and Other Human Rights Legislation Amendment 2008

3/12 12

         

Education Legislation Amendment 2008

24/9 13

2 1/10

10/11

2/12

9/12

142

Emergency Assistance Fund for the Lower Lakes and Coorong Region of South Australia 2008 P

1/9

         

Employment and Workplace Relations Amendment 2008

3/12

         

Evidence Amendment 2008

28/5

18/6 14

19/6

27/11

4/12

135

Excise Legisl ation Amendment (Condensate) 2008

15/5

2/6

16/6 15 R 16

25/9

18/10

108

Excise Tariff Amendment (Condensate) 2008

15/5

2/6 H

16/6 17 R 18

25/9

18/10

109

Export Market Development Grants Amendment 2008

20/3 B

28/5

16/6

19/6

23/6

33

Fair Work 2008

25/11 19

4/12

4/12 M

     

Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (2008 Budget and Other Measures) 2008

29/5

5/6

16/6 20 R 21

25/6 A 22

30/6

63

Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendme nt (Emergency Response Consolidation) 2008

21/2 23

2/9 H

4/9

27/11 A 24

   

Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Further 2008 Budget and Other Measures) 2008

18/9 25

25/9

25/9

1/12 A 26

9/12

143

Families, Housi ng, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) 2008

25/11

         

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care Budget and Other Measures) 2008

29/5

4/6

16/6

19/6

25/6

53

Family Law Amendment (De Facto Financial Matters and Other Measures) 2008

25/6 27

28/8

1/9 AR 28

10/11

21/11

115

Farm Household Support Amendment (Additional Drought Assistance Measures) 2008

29/5

3/6

16/6

19/6

24/6

39

Federal Court of Australia Amendment (Criminal Jurisdiction) 200 8

3/12 29

         

Federal Justice System Amendment (Efficiency Measures) (No. 1) 2008

3/12 30

         

Financial Claims Scheme (ADIs) Levy 2008

15/10

15/10

16/10

16/10

17/10

103

Financial Claims Scheme (General Insurers) Levy 2008

15/10

15/10

16/10

16/10

17/10

104

Financial Framework Legislation Amendment 2008

26/6

27/8

27/8

4/9

20/9

90

Financial Transaction Reports Amendment (Transitional Arrangements)  2008

18/9

13/10

14/10

13/11

25/11

124

Financial System Legislation Amendment (Financial Claims Scheme and Oth er Measures) 2008

15/10

15/10

16/10

16/10

17/10

105

First Home Saver Account Providers Supervisory Levy Imposition 2008

4/9

17/9

17/9

24/9

30/9

93

First Home Saver Accounts 2008

28/5

2/6

16/6

18/6

25/6

44

First Home Saver Accounts (Consequential Amendme nts) 2008

28/5

2/6

16/6

18/6

25/6

45

First Home Saver Accounts (Further Provisions) Amendment 2008

4/9

17/9

17/9

24/9

30/9

92

Fisheries Legislation Amendment (New Governance Arrangements for the Australian Fisheries Management Authority and Other Matters ) 2008

20/3 B

4/6

16/6

19/6

24/6

36

Foreign Evidence Amendment 2008

3/12

         

Governance Review Implementation (AASB and AUASB) 2008

18/6

24/6

26/6

26/6

30/6

61

Governor-General Amendment (Salary and Superannuation) 2008

18/6

23/6

24/6

26/6

30/6

62

Grea t Barrier Reef Marine Park and Other Legislation Amendment 2008

18/6

26/8

27/8 31

11/11 A 32

25/11

125

Guarantee Scheme for Large Deposits and Wholesale Funding Appropriation 2008

25/11

25/11

26/11

26/11

27/11

129

Health Care (Appropriation) Amendment 2008

15 /5

3/6

16/6

19/6

25/6

52

Health Insurance Amendment (90 Day Pay Doctor Cheque Scheme) 2008

19/3 B

28/5

16/6

19/6

25/6

51

Higher Education Support Amendment (2008 Budget Measures) 2008

29/5

4/6

16/6

19/6

25/6

43

Higher Education Support Amendment (Removal of the Higher Education Workplace Relations Requirements and National Governance Protocols Requirements and Other Matters) 2008

13/2

14/5

15/5

4/9

20/9

89

Higher Education Support Amendment (VET FEE-HELP Assistance) 2008

14/2

20/2

11/3

13/3

20/3

11

Hors e Disease Response Levy 2008

21/2

3/9

3/9 33

     

Horse Disease Response Levy Collection 2008

21/2

3/9

3/9 34

     

Horse Disease Response Levy (Consequential Amendments) 2008

21/2

3/9

3/9 35

     

Income Tax (First Home Saver Accounts Misuse Tax) 2008

28/5

2/6

16/6

18/6

25/6

46

Income Tax (Managed Investment Trust Transitional) 2008

4/6

18/6

18/6

19/6

23/6

30

Income Tax (Managed Investment Trust Withholding Tax) 2008

4/6

18/6

18/6

19/6

23/6

31

Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Laws Bill 2008 P X

17/3

         

Indigenou s Affairs Legislation Amendment 2008

29/5

5/6

16/6

23/6

1/7

67

Indigenous Education (Targeted Assistance) Amendment (2008 Budget Measures) 2008

29/5

4/6

16/6

19/6

25/6

47

Indigenous Education (Targeted Assistance) Amendment (2008 Measures No. 1) 2008

14/ 2

11/3

12/3

12/3

20/3

4

Infrastructure Australia 2008

21/2 B

17/3

18/3

19/3 A 36

8/4

17

Interactive Gambling Amendment 2008 P X

2/6

         

International Tax Agreements Amendment (No. 1) 2008

27/8 B

15/9

15/9

18/9

3/10

102

International Tax Agreements Amendment (No. 2) 2008

17/9

24/9

25/9

16/10

31/10

111

Interstate Road Transport Charge Amendment 2008

13/3

19/3

19/3

2°negatived 19/3

 

Interstate Road Transport Charge Amendment (No. 2) 2008

25/9 37

23/10

10/11

4/12

11/12

147

Judiciary Amendment 2008

28/5

23/6

24/6

24/6

1/7

71

Lands Acquisition Legislation Amendment 2008

13/2 B

1 3/5

14/5

26/6

12/7

82

Law and Justice Legislation Amendment (Identity Crimes and Other Measures) 2008

3/12

         

Law Officers Legislation Amendment 2008

28/5

3/6

16/6

19/6

24/6

40

Migratio n Amendment (Notification Review) 2008

4/9

24/9 H

13/10

14/10

31/10

112

Military Memorials of National Significance 2008

19/3

23/6

24/6

26/6

12/7

80

National Film and Sound Archive 2008

20/2 B

12/3

13/3

13/3

20/3

14

National Fuelwatch (Empowering Consumer s) 2008

29/5

5/6

16/6 38

2°negatived 12/11

 

National Fuelwatch (Empowering Consumers) (Consequential Amendments) 2008

29/5

5/6

16/6 39

2°negatived 12/11

 

National Greenhouse and Energy Reporting Amendment 2008

26/6

27/8

28/8

2/9

15/9

84

National Health Amen dment (Pharmaceutical and Other Benefits—Cost Recovery) 2008

29/5

5/6

16/6 40

2°negatived 28/8

 

National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) 2008

29/5

5/6

16/6

17/6

25/6

49

National Measurement Amendment 2008

24/9

13/11

24/11

27/11

8/12

137

National Rental Affordability Scheme 2008

24/9 41 B

23/10

10/11

24/11

25/11

121

National Rental Affordability Scheme (Consequential Amendments) 2008

24/9 42 B

23/10

10/11

24/11 A 43

28/11

130

Nation-building Funds 2008

13/11 44 B

1/12

3/12

4/12 M,A 45

18/12

154

Nation -building Funds (Consequential Amendments) 2008

13/11 46 B

1/12

3/12

4/12 M,A 47

18/12

155

Offshore Petroleum Amendment (Datum) 2008

27/8 B

3/9

4/9

4/9

20/9

88

Offshore Petroleum Amendment (Greenhouse Gas Storage) 2008

18/6 48

18/9 H

24/9

10/11 A 49

21/11

117

Offsho re Petroleum Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) 2008

13/2 B

1 3/5

14/5

15/5

26/5

21

Offshore Petroleum (Annual Fees) Amendment (Greenhouse Gas Storage) 2008

18/6 50

18/9

22/9

10/11

21/11

118

Offshore Petroleum (Registration Fees) Amendment (Greenhouse Gas St orage) 2008

18/6 51

18/9

22/9

10/11

21/11

119

Offshore Petroleum (Safety Levies) Amendment (Greenhouse Gas Storage) 2008

18/6 52

18/9

22/9

10/11

21/11

120

Passenger Movement Charge Amendment 2008

28/5

4/6

16/6 53

25/6

30/6

58

Private Health Insurance Legislat ion Amendment 2008

15/5

3/6

16/6

19/6

25/6

54

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage) 2008

20/3 B

26/5

16/6

26/6

12/7

76

Protection of the Sea (Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage) (Consequential Amendments) 200 8

20/3 B

26/5

16/6

26/6

12/7

77

Protection of the Sea Legislation Amendment 2008

18/6

25/6

26/6

28/8

3/10

94

Quarantine Amendment (National Health Security) 2008

19/3 B

29/5

16/6

19/6

1/7

68

Resale Royalty Right for Visual Artists 2008

27/11 54

         

Reserv e Bank Amendment (Enhanced Independence) 2008

20/3 55

26/5

16/6

23/6 A 56

   

Road Charges Legislation Repeal and Amendment 2008

25/9 57

23/10

10/11 R 58

4/12

11/12

148

Road Transport Charges (Australian Capital Territory) Repeal 2008

13/3

19/3

19/3

2°negatived 19/3

 

Safe Work Australia 2008

4/9

22/9

23/9

14/10 A 59

   

Safe Work Australia (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2008

4/9

22/9

23/9

14/10

18/12

157

Same-Sex Relationships (Equal Treatment in Commonwealth Laws—General Law Reform) 2008

4/9 60

24/9

24/9 R 61

26/11 A 62

9/12

144

Same-Sex Relationships (Equal Treatment in Commonwealth Laws—Superannuation) 2008

28/5

4/6

16/6 63 R 64

2 4/11 A 65

4/12

134

Save Our Solar (Solar Rebate Protection) 2008 P

23/6

         

Saving the Goulburn and Murray Rivers 2008 P

1/12

         

Schools Assistance 2008

24/9 66

21/10

10/11 A 67

2/12

11/12

153

Screen Australia 2008

20/2 B

12/3

13/3

13/3

20/3

12

Screen Australia and the National Film and Sound Archive (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2008

20/2 B

12/3

13/3

13/3

20/3

13

Skills Australia 2008

13/2

11/3

12/3

12/3

20/3

10

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Economic Security Strategy) 2008

11/11

13/11

24/11

24/11

1/12

131

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Employment Entry Payment) 2008

29/5

4/6

16/6

23/6

30/6

6 4

Social Security and Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Enhanced Allowances) 2008

14/2

20/2

11/3

12/3

20/3

5

Social Security and Veterans’ Entitlements Legislation Amendment (One-off Payments and Other Budget Measures) 2008

14/5

14/5

15/5

15/5

26/ 5

19

Social Security and Veterans’ Entitlements Legislation Amendment (Schooling Requirements) 2008

27/8 68

4/9

15/9

4/12

11/12

149

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Employment Services Reform) 2008

24/9 69

24/11

25/11

2°negatived 4/12

 

Superannuation (Departing Australia Superannuation Payments Tax) Amendment 2008

25/9 70

22/10

10/11

4/12

11/12

152

Sydney Airport Demand Management Amendment 2008

20/3 B

28/5

16/6

26/6

12/7

83

Tax Agent Services 2008

13/11 71

         

Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 1) 2 008

13/2

21/2

11/3 72

3°negatived 26/6

 

Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 2) 2008

20/3

14/5 H

16/6

17/6 A 73

24/6

38

Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 3) 2008

29/5

5/6 H

16/6 74

1/9

20/9

91

Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 4) 2008

26/6 75

28/8

1/9

3/9 A 76

3/10

97

Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 5) 2008

25/9 77

24/11

25/11

1/12

9/12

145

Tax Laws Amendment (2008 Measures No. 6) 2008

3/12

         

Tax Laws Amendment (Budget Measures) 2008

27/5

28/5

16/6 78

25/6

30/6

59

Tax Laws Amendment (Education Refund ) 2008

25/9 79

11/11

12/11

27/11

9/12

141

Tax Laws Amendment (Election Commitments No.1) 2008

4/6

18/6

18/6

19/6

23/6

32

Tax Laws Amendment (Luxury Car Tax) 2008

26/5

28/5

16/6 80 R 81

25/9 82

3/10

101

Tax Laws Amendment (Luxury Car Tax—Minor Amendments) 2008

25 /11

27/11

1/12

4/12

11/12

150

Tax Laws Amendment (Medicare Levy and Medicare Levy Surcharge) 2008

27/5

28/5

16/6

18/6

25/6

50

Tax Laws Amendment (Medicare Levy Surcharge Thresholds) 2008

27/5

29/5

16/6 83

2°negatived 24/9

 

Tax Laws Amendment (Medicare Lev y Surcharge Thresholds) (No. 2) 2008

25/9

13/10

14/10

16/10 A 84

31/10

110

Tax Laws Amendment (Personal Income Tax Reduction) 2008

14/2 85

12/3

13/3

16/6

23/6

29

Tax Laws Amendment (Political Contributions and Gifts) 2008

27/8 86

13/10

14/10

     

Tax Laws Amendm ent (Taxation of Financial Arrangements) 2008

4/12 87

         

Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Amendment 2008

20/2 B 88

12/3

13/3

14/5 A 89

26/5

23

Telecommunications Interception Legislation Amendment 2008

25/6 B

28/8

28/8

28/8

3/10

95

Telecommunicatio ns Interception Legislation Amendment (No. 2) 2008

3/12

         

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (Communications Fund) 2008

13/2

19/3 90

20/3

Discharged 17/6

 

Temporary Residents' Superannuation Legislation Amendment 2008

25/9 91

22/10

10/11 R 92

4/12 MA 93

1 1/12

151

Therapeutic Goods Amendment (Poisons Standard) 2008

14/2 B

11/3 H

12/3

13/3

20/3

9

Therapeutic Goods Legislation Amendment (Annual Charges) 2008

18/6

27/8

27/8

28/8

3/10

96

Trade Practices Amendment (Access Declarations) 2008

13/2 B

11/3

12/3

13/3

20/3

7

Trade Practices Amendment (Cartel Conduct and Other Measures) 2008

3/12 94

         

Trade Practices Amendment (Clarity in Pricing) 2008

25/9 B

15/10

16/10

11/11

25/11

126

Trade Practices Legislation Amendment 2008

26/6 95

1/9

2/9

16/9 A 96

21/11

116

Tradex Scheme Amendment 2008

21/2 B

19/3

20/3

20/3

8/4

18

Transport Security Amendment (2008 Measures No. 1) 2008

25/9

11/11

12/11

27/11

8/12

138

Uranium Royalty (Northern Territory) 2008

3/12 97

         

Veterans' Affairs Legislation Amendment (International Agreem ents and Other Measures) 2008

19/3 B

4/6

16/6

26/6

12/7

81

Veterans' Entitlements Legislation Amendment (2007 Election Commitments) 2008

13/3 B

14/5

15/5

19/6

25/6

48

Water Amendment 2008

25/9 98

16/10 H

10/11

27/11 A 99

8/12

139

Wheat Export Marketing 2008

29/ 5

4/6

16/6

19/6 A 100

30/6

65

Wheat Export Marketing (Repeal and Consequential Amendments) 2008

29/5

4/6

16/6

19/6

30/6

66

Workplace Relations Amendment (Transition to Forward with Fairness) 2008

13/2 101

17/3

17/3

18/3 A 102

20/3

8

             

 

BILLS INITIATED IN THE SENATE

Bills initiated in 200 8 — 50

 

Short Title

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Intro House

Passed House

Assent Date

Act No.

A New Tax System (Family Assistance) (Improved Access to Baby Bonus) Amendment 2008 S

20/3

         

Alcohol Toll R eduction 2007 S

1 3/2 N 103

         

Archives Amendment 2008

17/9

16/10

20/10 B

23/10

31/10

113

ATMs and Cash Facilities in Licensed Venues 2008 S

4/9 104

         

Auditor-General Amendment 2008

3/12

         

Australian Securities and Investments Commission (Fair Bank and Cr edit Card Fees) Amendment 2008 S

14/2 105

         

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Digital Radio) 2008

17/9 106

16/10

20/10 B

23/10

31/10

114

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Digital Television Switch-over) 2008

24/9 107

3/12 A

4/12

4/12 MH 108

18/12

158

Building an d Construction Industry (Restoring Workplace Rights) 2008 S

28/8 109

         

Cluster Munitions (Prohibition) 2006 S

14/2 N

         

Commonwealth Electoral (Above-the-Line Voting) Amendment 2008 S

14/5 110

         

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Political Donations and Ot her Measures) 2008

15/5 111

         

Commonwealth Radioactive Waste Management (Repeal and Consequential Amendment) 2008 S

25/9 112

         

Communications Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) 2008 E

12/3

17/3

17/3 B

25/6

3/7

72

Constitutional Alteration (Appr opriations for the Ordinary Annual Services of the Government) 2001 S

14/2 N

         

Constitutional Alteration (Electors’ Initiative, Fixed Term Parliaments and Qualification of Members 2000 S

14/2 N

         

Corporations Amendment (No. 1) 2008

3/12

         

Crimes Le gislation Amendment (Enhanced Child Protection from Predatory Tourism Offences) 2008 S

17/6

         

Cross-Border Insolvency 2008

13/2

11/3

11/3 B

1 3/5

26/5

24

Defence Amendment (Parliamentary Approval of Overseas Service) 2008 S

13/2

         

Defence Amendment (P arliamentary Approval of Overseas Service) 2008 [No. 2] S

17/9

         

Drink Container Recycling 2008 S

13/3 113

         

Electoral (Greater Fairness of Electoral Processes) Amendment 2007 S

14/2 N

         

Electoral Amendment (Political Honesty) 2003 S

14/2 N

         

Emerge ncy Assistance Fund for the Lower Lakes and Coorong Region of South Australia 2008 [No. 2] S

4/9

         

Emergency Water (Murray-Darling Basin Rescue) 2008 S

28/8 114

         

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Control of Power Station E missions) 2008 S

19/6

         

Euthanasia Laws (Repeal) 2004 S

14/2 N

         

Financial Sector Legislation Amendment (Review of Prudential Decisions) 2008

13/2

11/3

11/3 B

1 3/5

26/5

25

Flags (Protection of Australian Flags) Amendment 2008 S

3/9

         

Freedom of In formation Amendment (Open Government) 2003 S

18/3 N

         

Freedom of Information (Removal of Conclusive Certificates and Other Measures) 2008

26/11 115

         

Genetic Privacy and Non-discrimination 1998 S

14/2 N

         

Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Laws 2008 [N o. 2] S

23/6 116

13/11 A

24/11

     

Marriage (Relationships Equality) Amendment 2008 S

14/2

         

Migration Legislation Amendment (Access to Judicial Review of Migration Decisions) 2006 S

12 /3 N

         

Migration Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2008

25/6

28/8 A

1/9

4/9

15/9

85

Migration Legislation Amendment (No. 2) 2008

3/12

         

Migration Legislation Amendment (Complementary Protection Visas) 2006 S

12 /3 N

2°neg atived 20/3

     

Migration Legislation Amendment (End of Mandatory Detention) 2006 S

12 /3 N

         

Migration Legi slation Amendment (Migration Zone Excision Repeal) 2006 S

12 /3 N

         

Migration Legislation Amendment (Migration Zone Excision Repeal) (Consequential Amendments) 2006 S

12 /3 N

         

Migration Legislation Amendment (Provisions Relating to Character and Conduct) 2006 S

12 /3 N

         

Migration Legislation Amendment (Restoration of Rights and Procedural Fairness) 2006 S

12 /3 N

         

Migration Legislation Amendment (Temporary Protection Visas Repeal) 2006 S

12 /3 N

         

Migration Legislation Amendment (Worker Protection) 2008

24/9 117

27/11

1/12 B

3/12

18/12

159

Ministers of State (Post-Retirement Employment Restrictions) 2002 S

14/2 N

         

National Commissioner for Children 2008 S

18/3

         

National Market Driven Energy Efficiency Target 2007 S

14/2 N 118

         

Parliamentary Chart er of Rights and Freedoms 2001 S

14/2 N

         

Parliamentary (Judicial Misbehaviour or Incapacity) Commission 2007

15/5 N

         

Patents Amendment Bill 1996 S

14/2 N

         

Peace and Non-Violence Commission 2007 S

14/2 N

         

Plastic Bag Levy (Assessment and Collec tion) 2002 S

14/5 N

         

Plebiscite for an Australian Republic 2008

11/11 119

         

Poker Machine Harm Minimisation 2008 S

19/6 120

         

Poker Machine Harm Reduction Tax (Administration) 2008 S

14/2 121

         

Pregnancy Counselling (Truth in Advertising) 2006 S

19/6 N

         

Privacy (Data Security Breach Notification) 2007 S

14/2 N

         

Privacy (Extension to Political Acts and Practices) Amendment 2006 S

14/2 N

         

Protecting Children from Junk Food Advertising 2006 S

14/2 N

         

Protecting Children from Junk Food Advertisi ng (Broadcasting Amendment) 2008 S

4/9 122

         

Public Interest Disclosures 2007 S

14/2 N

         

Qantas Sale (Keep Jetstar Australian) Amendment 2007 S

1 3/2 N

         

Renewable Energy Amendment (Feed-in-Tariff for Electricity) 2008

11/11

         

Renewable Energy Amend ment (Increased Mandatory Renewable Energy Target) 2008

27/11

         

Renewable Energy (Electricity) Amendment (Feed-in-Tariff) 2008 S

15/5 123

Discharged 11/11

     

Renewable Energy Legislation Amendment (Renewable Power Percentage) 2008 S

14/2 124

         

Repatriatio n of Citizens Bill 2007 S

14/2 N

         

Republic (Consultation of the People) 2001 S

14/2 N

         

Restoring Territory Rights (Voluntary Euthanasia Legislation) 2008 S

17/9

         

Rights of the Terminally Ill (Euthanasia Laws Repeal) 2008 S

14/2 125

         

Same-Sex Mar riages 2006 S

14/2 N

         

Same-Sex: Same Entitlements 2007 S

14/2 N

         

Save Our Solar (Solar Rebate Protection) 2008 [No. 2] S

24/6 126

         

Special Broadcasting Service Amendment (Prohibition of Disruptive Advertising) 2008 S

12/3

         

State Elections (One V ote, One Value) 2001 S

14/2 N

         

Statute Law Revision 2008

19/3

15/5

26/5 B

25/6

3/7

73

Stolen Generation Compensation 2008 S

14/2 127

         

Stolen Generations Reparations Tribunal 2008 S

24/9

         

Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Trustee Board and Other Measures) (Consequential Amendments) 2008 E

13/3

15/5

26/5 B

4/6

23/6

26

Taxation Laws Amendment (Scholarships) 2005 S

14/2 N

         

Telecommunications Legislation Amendment (National Broadband Network) 2008

19/3 128

14/5 A

15/5

15/5 H 129

26/5

22

Textbook Subsidy B ill 2003 S

14/2 N

         

Therapeutic Goods Amendment (Medical Devices and Other Measures) 2008

3/12

         

Trade Practices (Creeping Acquisitions) Amendment 2007 S

13 /2 N 130

         

Unit Pricing (Easy Comparison of Grocery Prices) 2008 S

15/5 131

         

Uranium Mining in or near Australian World Heritage Properties (Prohibition) 1998 S

14/2 N

         

Urgent Relief for Single Age Pensioners 2008 S

22/9

22/9 132

       

Water Amendment (Saving the Goulburn and Murray Rivers) 2008 S

3/12 133

         

Workplace Relations (Guaranteeing Paid Mat ernity Leave) Amendment 2007 S

14/2 N

         
             

A  Amended in Senate

B  Referred to Main Committee

Discharged from HoR Notice Paper

DD  Potential double dissolution trigger

Exempt from Senate Standing Order No. 111

H  Amended in House

M  After midnight

N  Restored to Notice Paper

Private Member’s Bill

R  Amendment/s requested by Senate

S  Private Senator’s Bill

U  Declared urgent

X  Removed from Notice Paper in accordance with Standing Order 42

Z  Privilege or “Formal” Bill 134

 

 



1 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 18/6/08; report due not before 26/8/08; tabled 28/8/08.



2 2 nd reading negatived 4/9/08; motion that the bill be read a 2nd time moved 17/9/08; 2nd reading agreed to 22/9/08.



3 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 18/6/08; report due not before 26/8/08; tabled 28/8/08.



4 2 nd reading negatived 4/9/08; motion that the bill be read a 2nd time moved 17/9/08; 2nd reading agreed to 22/9/08.



5 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 18/6/08; report due not before 26/8/08; tabled 28/8/08.



6 2 nd reading negatived 4/9/08; motion that the bill be read a 2nd time moved 17/9/08; 2nd reading agreed to 22/9/08.



7 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 16/10/08; report due 20/11/08; tabled 24/11/08.



8 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 23/10/08; report due 10/11/08; extension to report 1/12/08; tabled 2/12/08.



9 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 13/11/08; report due 27/11/08; tabled 27/11/08.



10 Referred to Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee 4/12/08; report due 20/2/09;



11 Message reported 19/6/08; House agreed to Senate amendment 23/6/08.



12 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 4/12/08; report due 24/2/09;



13 Referred to Senate Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Committee 15/10/08; report due 27/11/08; tabled 27/11/08.



14 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Committee 18/6/08; report due not before 25/9/08; tabled 25/9/08.



15 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 18/6/08; report due not before 26/8/08; tabled 27/8/08.



16 House made requested amendments 25/9/08.



17 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 18/6/08; report due not before 26/8/08; tabled 27/8/08.



18 House made requested amendments 25/9/08.



19 Referred to Senate Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Committee; report due 27/2/09;



20 Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 18/6/08; report due 24/6/08; tabled 24/6/08.



21 House made requested amendment 25/6/08.



22 House agreed to Senate amendments 1, 2, 3, 6 and 7, and disagreed to amendments 4 and 5, 25/6/08; Senate did not insist on its amendments disagreed to 26/6/08.



23 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 19/3/08; report due 7/5/08; interim report tabled 13/5/08; extension to report to 15/5/08; tabled 15/5/08.



24 Message reported 1/12/08;



25 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 18/9/08; report due 10/11/08; tabled 10/11/08.



26 House agreed to Senate amendments 2/12/08.



27 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 26/6/08; report due 27/8/08; extension to report 28/8/08; tabled 28/8/08.



28 House made requested amendments 20/10/08; House agreed to Senate amendments 11/11/08.



29 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 4/12/08; report due 20/2/09;



30 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 4/12/08; report due 17/2/09;



31 Referred to Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Committee 1/9/08; report due 15/9/08; tabled 15/9/08.



32 House agreed to Senate amendments 12/11/08.



33 Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 4/9/08; report due 3/10/08; interim report tabled 13/10/08; extension to report 13/11/08; tabled 13/11/08 .



34 Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 4/9/08; report due 3/10/08; interim report tabled 13/10/08; extension to report 13/11/08; tabled 13/11/08.



35 Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 4/9/08; report due 3/10/08; interim report tabled 13/10/08; extension to report 13/11/08; tabled 13/11/08.



36 House disagreed to Senate amendments 19/3/08; Senate did not insist on its amendments 20/3/08.



37 Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 15/10/08; report due 21/11/08; tabled 24/11/08.



38 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 18/6/08; report due not before 29/9/08; interim report tabled 27/8/08; final report tabled 14/10/08.



39 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 18/6/08; report due not before 29/9/08; interim report tabled 27/8/08; final report tabled 14/10/08.



40 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 18/6/08; report due not before 18/8/08; tabled 26/8/08.



41 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 25/9/08; report due 20/11/08; tabled 13/11/08.



42 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 25/9/08; report due 20/11/08; tabled 13/11/08.



43 House agreed to Senate amendments 24/11/08.



44 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 13/11/08; report due 10/11/08; extension to report 1/12/08; tabled 2/12/08.



45 House disagreed to Senate amendments; Senate did not insist on its amendments disagreed to by the House 4/12/08.



46 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 13/11/08; report due 10/11/08; extension to report 1/12/08; tabled 2/12/08.



47 House disagreed to Senate amendments; Senate did not insist on its amendments disagreed to by the House 4/12/08.



48 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 25/6/08; report due 16/10/08; tabled 23/9/08.



49 House agreed to Senate amendments 11/11/08.



50 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 25/6/08; report due 16/10/08; tabled 23/9/08.



51 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 25/6/08; report due 16/10/08; tabled 23/9/08.



52 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 25/6/08; report due 16/10/08; tabled 23/9/08.



53 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Committee 18/6/08; report due 24/6/08; tabled 24/6/08.



54 Referred to House Standing Committee on Climate Change, Water, Environment and the Arts 27/11/08; report due 20/2/09;



55 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 14/5/08; report due 31/5/08; tabled 16/6/08.



56 Message reported 24/6/08;



57 Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 15/10/08; report due 21/11/08; tabled 24/11/08.



58 House made requested amendments 4/12/08.



59 Message reported 15/10/08; House disagreed to the amendments 20/10/08; Senate insisted on its amendments 10/11/08; House insisted on disagreeing to Senate amendments 11/11/08; Senate further insisted on its amendments, House laid bill aside 4/12/08.



60 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 4/9/08; report due 30/9/08; extension to report 14/10/08; tabled 14/10/08.



61 House made requested amendments 25/11/2008.



62 Message reported 26/11/08; House agreed to Senate amendments 27/11/08.



63 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 18/6/08; report due 30/9/08 or after consideration of paragraph (1)(b) of the referral motion (whichever is the sooner); extension to report 8/10/08; extension to report 14/10/08; tabled 14/10/08.



64 Message reported 13/11/08; House made requested amendments 24/11/08.



65 House agreed to Senate amendments nos. 2, 3 and 4, and made 4 amendments in place of Senate amendment no. 1 25/11/08; Senate did not insist on its amendment disagreed to by the House and agreed to the House amendments made in place thereof 26/11/08.



66 Referred to Senate Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Committee 15/10/08; report due 27/11/08; tabled 27/11/08.



67 House agreed to Senate amendments 1 to 3 and 5 to 9 and disagreed to no. 4, 3/12/08; Senate did not insist on its amendment disagreed to 4/12/08.



68 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 3/9/08; report due 13/11/08; tabled 13/11/08.



69 Referred to Senate Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Committee 25/9/08; report due 24/11/08; tabled 24/11/08.



70 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 25/9/08; report due 20/11/08; tabled 24/11/08; minority report tabled 24/11/08.



71 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 26/11/08; report due 12/2/09;



72 Referred to Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters (provisions of Schedule 1 of the bill only) 19/3/08; report due June 2009; tabled 16/6/08.



73 Message reported 18/6/08; House agreed to Senate amendments 23/6/08.



74 Referred to Senate Economics Committee (provisions of Schedules 1 and 2 of the bill) 18/6/08; report due not before 18/8/08; tabled 28/8/08.



75 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 26/6/08; report due 27/8/08; tabled 26/8/08.



76 Message reported 3/9/08; House agreed to Senate amendments 17/9/08.



77 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 25/9/08; report due 13/10/08; interim report tabled 13/10/08; extension to report 10/11/08; tabled 10/11/08.



78 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 18/6/08; report due 24/6/08; tabled 24/6/08.



79 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 25/9/08; report due 13/10/08; tabled 13/10/08.



80 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 18/6/08; report due not before 26/8/08; tabled 28/8/08.



81 House made requested amendments 24/9/08.



82 2 nd reading negatived 4/9/08; motion that the bill be read a 2nd time moved 17/9/08; 2nd reading agreed to 22/9/08.



83 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 18/6/08; report due not before 26/8/08; tabled 27/8/08.



84 House agreed to Senate amendments 16/10/08.



85 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 19/3/08; report due 1/5/08; tabled 13/5/08.



86 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 3/9/08; report due 5/11/08; tabled 10/11/08.



87 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 4/12/08; report due 20/2/09;



88 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 19/3/08; report due 1/5/08; tabled 13/5/08.



89 Message reported 14/5/08; House agreed to Senate amendments 15/5/08.



90 Referred to Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Committee 19/3/08; report due 30/4/08; tabled 13/5/08.



91 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 25/9/08; report due 20/11/08; tabled 24/11/08; minority report tabled 24/11/08.



92 House made requested amendments 4/12/08.



93 House agreed to Senate amendments 4/12/08.



94 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 4/12/08; report due 20/2/09;



95 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 26/6/08; report due 27/8/08; tabled 26/8/08.



96 Message reported 17/9/08; House agreed to Senate amendments nos. 1, 3, 4, 6 and 7, disagreed to amendments nos. 2 and 5, and made 6 further amendments 16/10/08; Senate did not insist on its amendments nos. 2 and 5 and agreed to further amendments made by the House 10/11/08.



97 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 4/12/08; report due 30/4/09;



98 Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 15/10/08; report due 19/11/08; interim and final reports tabled 24/11/08.



99 Message reported, House agreed to Senate amendments nos. 1, 9 and 12, disagreed to amendments nos. 2 to 8, 10, 11 and 13 to 15, and amended Senate amendment no. 16, 1/12/08; Senate did not insist on its amendments disagreed to and agreed to amendment House made to Senate amendment no. 16, 4/12/08.



100 House agreed to Senate amendments 23/6/08.



101 Referred to Senate Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Committee 14/2/08; report due 28/4/08; tabled 17/3/08.



102 House agreed to Senate amendments 19/3/08.



103 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 14/2/08; report due 18/6/08; tabled 18/6/08.



104 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 4/9/08; report due 10/11/08; tabled 10/11/08.



105 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 19/3/08; report due 16/9/08; tabled 16/9/08.



106 Referred to Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Committee 25/9/08; report due 13/10/08; tabled 13/10/08.



107 Referred to Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Committee 25/9/08; report due 25/11/08; tabled 25/11/08.



108 Senate agreed to House amendments nos 1 and 3 and disagreed to amendments nos 2 and 4 to 7 and made a consequential amendment; House did not insist on its amendments disagreed to and agreed to consequential amendment, 4/12/08.



109 Referred to Senate Education, Employment and Workplace Relations Committee 3/9/08; report due 30/11/08; tabled 1/12/08.



110 Referred to Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters 14/5/08 (as a part of its inquiry into the 2007 Federal Election); report due 30/6/09;



111 Referred to Joint Standing Committee on Electoral Matters 18/6/08 (as a part of its inquiry into the 2007 Federal Election); report due 30/6/09; tabled 10/11/08.



112 Referred to Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Committee 25/9/08; report due 10/11/08; extension to report 4/12/08; extension to report to 18/12/08;



113 Referred to Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Committee 20/3/08; report due 28/8/08; extension to report 3/9/08; tabled 3/9/08.



114 Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 28/8/08; report due 30/9/08; extension to report 3/10/08; interim and final reports tabled 13/10/08.



115 Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 26/11/08; report due 10/3/09;



116 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 2/9/08; report due 17/9/08; extension to report 14/10/08; tabled 14/10/08.



117 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs 15/10/08; report due 7/11/08; interim and final reports tabled 10/11/08.



118 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 12/3/08; report due 30/5/08; tabled 16/6/08.



119 Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 13/11/08; report due 10/3/09; extension to report to 15/6/09;



120 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 25/6/08; report due 10/11/08; tabled 10/11/08.



121 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 12/3/08; report due 25/6/08; extension to report to 12/8/08; tabled 10/11/08.



122 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 4/9/08; report due 25/11/08; extension to report to 2/12/08; tabled 2/12/08.



123 Referred to Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Committee 18/6/08; report due 14/10/08; extension to report 10/11/08; tabled 10/11/08.



124 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 12/3/08; report due 30/5/08; tabled 16/6/08.



125 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 12/3/08; report due 1/5/08; extension to report to 23/6/08; extension to report 25/6/08; extension to report to 26/6/08; tabled 26/6/08.



126 Referred to Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Committee 25/6/08; report due 15/8/08; interim and final reports tabled 26/8/08.



127 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 12/3/08; report due 16/6/08; tabled 16/6/08.



128 Referred to Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Committee 20/3/08; report due 7/5/08; tabled 13/5/08.



129 Message reported and Senate agreed to House amendments 15/5/08.



130 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 26/6/08; report due 27/8/08; tabled 26/8/08.



131 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 18/6/08; report due 2/9/08; tabled 1/9/08.



132 Message from Senate reported, House declined to consider the bill 23/9/08.



133 Referred to Senate Environment, Communications and the Arts Committee 4/12/08; report due 27/3/09;



134 See House of Representatives Practice page 218 for further information.