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As at cob 1 December 2016

 

 

 

 

45 th PARLIAMENT - 1 ST SESSION - 2016

BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

 

Bills introduced in 2016 — 116 (Including 3 received from the Senate)

 

 

Short Title

Intro House

Passed House

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Assent Date

Act No.

Aged Care (Living Longer Living Better) Amendment (Review) 2016 P

10/10

         

Agriculture and Water Resources Legislation Amendment 2016

1/12

         

Airports Amendment 2016

1/12

         

Air Services Amendment 2016 P

28/11

         

Appropriation (No. 1) 2016-2017 B

31/8

20/10

7/11

7/11

10/11

69

Appropriation (No. 2) 2016-2017 B

31/8

20/10

7/11

7/11

10/11

70

Appropriation (Parliamentary Departments) (No. 1) 2016-2017 B

31/8

20/10

7/11

7/11

10/11

71

Australian Crime Commission Amendment (Criminology Research) 2016

14/9 1

         

Australian Meat and Live-stock Industry (Amendment) (Tagging Live-stock) 2016 P

28/11

         

Australian Organ and Tissue Donation and Transplantation Authority Amendment (New Governance Arrangements) 2016

10/11

22/11

23/11

24/11

30/11

83

Australian Postal Corporation (Unsolicited Political Communications) 2016 P

17/10

         

Banking Commission of Inquiry 2016 P

10/10

         

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Media Reform) 2016

1/9 2

30/11

1/12

     

Broadcasting Legislation Amendment (Television and Radio Licence Fees) 2016

15 /9

7/11

7/11

9/11

23/11

73

Budget Savings (Omnibus) 2016

31/8 3

14/9 H

14/9

15/9

16/9

55

Building and Construction Industry (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2013  

(
Act citation: Building and Construction Industry (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2016)

31/8 4

18/10

7/11

30/11 A 5

1/12

88

Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) 2013  

(
Act citation: Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) 2016)

31/8 6

18/10

7/11

30/11 A 7

1/12

87

Charter of Budget Honesty Amendment (Regional Australia Statements) 2016 P

28/11

         

Civil Nuclear Transfers to India 2016

9/11 8

24 /11

28/11

1/12

   

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Foreign Political Donations) 2016 P

10/10

         

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Protect the Eureka Flag) 2016 P

21/11

         

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Country of Origin) 2016

1/9 9

28/11

29/11

     

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) 2016

1/12 10

         

Corporations Amendment (Auditor Registration) 2016 B

1/9

14/9

15/9

15/9

23/9

58

Corporations Amendment (Crowd-sourced Funding) 2016

24/11 11

         

Corporations Amendment (Life Insurance Remuneration Arrangements) 2016

12/10

29/11

30/11

     

Corporations Amendment (Professional Standards of Financial Advisers) 2016

23/11

         

Crimes Legislation Amendment (International Crime Cooperation and Other Measures) 2016

23/11 12

         

Criminal Code Amendment (Private Sexual Material) 2016 P

17/10

         

Criminal Code Amendment (War Crimes) 2016

12/10 13

23/11

24/11

1/12

   

Customs Amendment (2017 Harmonized System Changes) 2016

13/10

8/11

9/11

10/11

23/11

77

Customs and Other Legislation Amendment 2016

30/11

         

Customs Tariff Amendment 2016

30/11

         

Customs Tariff Amendment (2017 Harmonized System Changes) 2016

13/10

8/11

9/11

10/11

23/11

78

Customs Tariff Amendment (Expanded Information Technology Agreement Implementation and Other Measures) 2016

20/10

21/11

22/11

24/11

30/11

84

Customs Tariff Amendment (Tobacco) 2016

31/8

13/9

13/9

14/9

23/9

59

Excise Levies Legislation Amendment (Honey) 2016

1/12

         

Excise Tariff Amendment (Tobacco) 2016

31/8

13/9

13/9

14/9

23/9

60

Export Finance and Insurance Corporation Amendment (Support for Commonwealth Entities) 2016

9/11 14

         

Fair Work Amendment (Pay Protection) 2016 P

28/11

         

Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Christmas) 2016 P

21/11

         

Fair Work Amendment (Respect for Emergency Services Volunteers) 2016

31/8 15

15/9

15/9

10/10

12/10

62

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment 2014  

(
Act citation: Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment 2016)

31/8 16

19/10

7/11

21/ 11 M,A, 17

24/11

79

Fairer Paid Parental Leave 2016

20/10 18

         

Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Jobs for Families Child Care Package) 2016

1/9 19

         

Foreign Acquisitions and Takeovers Amendment (Strategic Assets) 2016 P

10/10

         

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Amendment 2016

24 /11

         

Hazardous Waste (Regulation of Exports and Imports) Levy 2016

24 /11

         

High Speed Rail Planning Authority 2016 P

21/11

         

Higher Education Support Legislation Amendment (2016 Measures No. 1) 2016

15 /9

8/11

9/11

10/11

23/11

74

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) 2016

12/10 20

17/10

7/11 R 21

     

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) 2016 (No. 2)

28/11

29/11

30/11 R 22

1/12 23

   

Industry Research and Development Amendment (Innovation and Science Australia) 2016

1/9

12/10

13/10

13/10

20/10

63

Interactive Gambling Amendment 2016

10/11 24

         

International Tax Agreements Amendment 2016

1/9

12/10

13/10

13/10

20/10

64

Law Enforcement Legislation Amendment (State Bodies and Other Measures) 2016

19/10 25

21/11 H

23/11

24/11

30/11

86

Marriage Legislation Amendment 2016 P

12/9

         

Marriage Legislation Amendment 2016 [No. 2] P

12/9

         

Migration Amendment (Character Cancellation Consequential Provisions) 2016

1/9

10/10

10/10

     

Migration Amendment (Family Violence and Other Measures) 2016

1/9 26

10/10

10/10

     

Migration Amendment (Putting Local Workers First) 2016 P

28/11

         

Migration Amendment (Visa Revalidation and Other Measures) 2016

19/10 27

         

Migration Legislation Amendment (Code of Procedure Harmonisation) 2016

30/11 28

         

Migration Legislation Amendment (Regional Processing Cohort) 2016

8/11

10/11 29

10/11

     

Narcotic Drugs Legislation Amendment 2016

14/9

7/11

8/11

10/11

23/11

76

Narcotic Drugs (Licence Charges) 2016

14/9

7/11

8/11

10/11

23/11

75

National Cancer Screening Register 2016

31/8 30

11/10 H

12/10

13/10

20/10

65

National Cancer Screening Register (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2016

31/8 31

11/10

12/10

13/10

20/10

66

National Disability Insurance Scheme Savings Fund Special Account 2016

31/8 32

         

National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits) 2016

24 /11

         

Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Petroleum Pools and Other Measures) 2016

15/9

7/11

8/11

     

Passenger Movement Charge Amendment 2016

12/10 33

17/10

7/11

24/11 34

   

Passenger Movement Charge Amendment (No. 2) 2016

28/11

29/11

30/11

30/11

   

Plebiscite (Same-Sex Marriage) 2016

14/9

20/10

7/11

negatived

7/11

   

Primary Industries Levies and Charges Collection Amendment 2016

31/8

12/9

12/9

12/9

16/9

56

Privacy Amendment (Notifiable Data Breaches) 2016

19/10

         

Register of Foreign Ownership of Agricultural Land Amendment (Water) 2016

12/10

7/11

8/11

1/12 A 35

   

Registration of Deaths Abroad Amendment 2016

1/9

12/9

12/9

12/9

16/9

57

Renew Australia 2016 P

21/11

         

Safety, Rehabilitation and Compensation Legislation Amendment (Defence Force) 2016

9/11

         

Seafarers and Other Legislation Amendment 2016

13/10 36

         

Seafarers Safety and Compensation Levies 2016

13/10 37

         

Seafarers Safety and Compensation Levies Collection 2016

13/10 38

         

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Youth Jobs Path: Prepare, Trial, Hire) 2016

13/10 39

23/11

24/11

     

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Budget Repair) 2016

1/9 40

         

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Assistance Alignment and Other Measures) 2016

20/10

21/11

22/11

24/11

30/11

85

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Payments Structural Reform and Participation Measures) 2016

1/9 41

         

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Simplifying Student Payments) 2016

14/9 42

         

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Transition Mobility Allowance to the National Disability Insurance Scheme) 2016

13/10 43

21/11

22/11

     

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Youth Employment) 2016

1/9

         

Statute Law Revision 2016 Z

30/8

         

Statute Law Revision (Spring 2016) 2016 B

1/9

14/9

15/9

13/10

20/10

67

Statute Update 2016 B

1/9

14/9

15/9

15/9

23/9

61

Statute Update (A.C.T. Self-Government (Consequential Provisions) Regulations) 2016

30/11

         

Superannuation Amendment (PSSAP Membership) 2016

1/12

         

Superannuation (Departing Australia Superannuation Payments Tax) Amendment 2016

12/10 44

17/10

7/11

24/11

   

Superannuation (Departing Australia Superannuation Payments Tax) Amendment (No. 2) 2016

1/12

1/12

1/12

1/12

   

Superannuation (Excess Transfer Balance Tax) Imposition 2016

9/11 45

22/11

23/11

23/11

29/11

80

Superannuation (Objective) 2016

9/11 46

22/11

23/11

     

Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2016 Measures No. 2) 2016

14/9

         

Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2016 Measures No. 1) 2016

1/12

         

Transport Security Amendment (Serious or Organised Crime) 2016

31/8

         

Transport Security Legislation Amendment 2016

1/12

         

Treasury Laws Amendment (2016 Measures No. 1) 2016

1/12

         

Treasury Laws Amendment (Enterprise Tax Plan) 2016

1/9 47

         

Treasury Laws Amendment (Fair and Sustainable Superannuation) 2016

9/11 48

22/11

23/11

23/11

29/11

81

Treasury Laws Amendment (Income Tax Relief) 2016 B

1/9 49

10/10

10/10

12/10

20/10

68

Treasury Laws Amendment (Working Holiday Maker Reform) 2016

12/10 50

17/10

7/11

24/11

   

VET Student Loans 2016

13/10 51

19/10

7/11 A,R 52

1/12 53

   

VET Student Loans (Charges) 2016

13/10 54

19/10

7/11

30/11

   

VET Student Loans (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) 2016

13/10 55

19/10

7/11

30/11 A 56

   

Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Budget and Other Measures) 2016

13/10

21/11

22/11

1/12

   

Veterans’ Affairs Legislation Amendment (Digital Readiness and Other Measures) 2016

24 /11 57

         

 

BILLS INITIATED IN THE SENATE

Bills initiated in 2016 — 44

 

 

Short Title

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Intro House

Passed House

Assent Date

Act No.

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment (Rural and Regional Advocacy) 2015 S, N

13/9 58

         

Australian Centre for Social Cohesion 2015 S, N

15/9

         

Automotive Transformation Scheme Amendment (Securing the Automotive Component Industry) 2015 S, N

15/9

         

Charter of Budget Honesty Amendment (Intergenerational Report) 2015 S, N

15/9

         

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Donation Reform and Transparency) 2016 S

28/11

         

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Donations Reform) 2014 S, N

31/8

         

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Political Donations and Other Measures) 2016 S, N

31/8

         

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Reducing Barriers for Minor Parties) 2014 S, N

31/8

         

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Australian Country of Origin Food Labelling) 2015 S, N

15/9

         

Counter-Terrorism Legislation Amendment (No. 1) 2016

15/9

9/11 A

10/11

22/11

29/11

82

Criminal Code Amendment (Animal Protection) 2015 S, N

31/8

         

Criminal Code Amendment (Firearms Trafficking) 2016

15/9 59

         

Criminal Code Amendment (High Risk Terrorist Offenders) 2016

15/9 60

1/12 A

1/12

1/12

   

Criminal Code Amendment (Misrepresentation of Age to a Minor) 2016 S

12/10

         

Defence Legislation Amendment (Parliamentary Approval of Overseas Service) 2015 S, N

31/8

         

End Cruel Cosmetics 2014 S, N

15/9

         

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Prohibition of Live Imports of Primates for Research) 2015 S, N

31/8

         

Fair Work Amendment (Gender Pay Gap) 2015 S, N

31/8 61

         

Fair Work Amendment (Penalty Rates Exemption for Small Businesses) 2015 S, N

31/8

         

Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Australian Workers) 2016 S, N

31/8

         

Foreign Acquisitions Amendment (Agricultural Land) 2010 [2013] S, N

31/8

         

Freedom to Marry 2016 S

13/9

         

Great Australian Bight Environment Protection 2016 S

15/9 62

         

Guardian for Unaccompanied Children 2014 S, N

15/9

         

Independent National Security Legislation Monitor (Improved Oversight and Resourcing) 2014 S, N

15/9

         

Interactive Gambling Amendment (Sports Betting Reform) 2015 S, N

31/8 63

         

Landholders’ Right to Refuse (Gas and Coal) 2015 S, N

31/8

         

Marriage Equality Amendment 2013 S, N

31/8

         

Migration Amendment (Free the Children) 2016 S, N

15/9

         

Mining Subsidies Legislation Amendment (Raising Revenue) 2014 S, N

15/9

         

Motor Vehicle Standards (Cheaper Transport) 2014 S, N

15/9

         

National Integrity Commission 2013 S, N

15/9

         

Parliamentary Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security Amendment 2015 S, N

31/8

         

Privacy Amendment (Re-identification Offence) 2016

12/10 64

         

Private Health Insurance Amendment (GP Services) 2014 S, N

15/9

         

Racial Discrimination Amendment 2016 S

31/8

         

Racial Discrimination Law Amendment (Free Speech) 2016 S

15/9

         

Recognition of Foreign Marriages 2014 S, N

15/9

         

Regulatory Powers (Standardisation Reform) 2016

12/10

         

Restoring Territory Rights (Assisted Suicide Legislation) 2015 S, N

31/8

         

Restoring Territory Rights (Dying with Dignity) 2016 S, N

1/9

         

Telecommunications and Other Legislation Amendment 2016

9/11 65

         

Veterans’ Entitlements Amendment (Expanded Gold Card Access) 2015 S, N

1/9

         

Water Legislation Amendment (Sustainable Diversion Limit Adjustment) 2016

15/9

8/11

8/11

9/11

23/11

72

A   Amended in Senate

B   Referred to Federation Chamber

(formerly Main Committee)

D   Discharged from Notice Paper

DD   Potential double dissolution trigger

H   Amended in House

LD  Lapsed at dissolution

LP   Lapsed at prorogation

M   After midnight

N   Restored to Notice Paper

P   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 66



1   Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 13/10/16; report due 9/11/16; tabled 9/11/16.



2   Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 1/9/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.



3   Referred to Senate Economics Committee 1/9/16; report due 13/9/16; extension to report to 14/9/16; tabled 14/9/16.



4   Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 1/9/16; report due 14/10/16; presented 14/10/16.



5 House agreed to Senate amendments 30/11/16.



6   Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 1/9/16; report due 14/10/16; presented 14/10/16.



7   House agreed to Senate amendments 30/11/16.



8 Referred to Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee 10/11/16; report due 24/11/16; tabled 24/11/16.



9   Referred to Senate Economics Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.



10 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 1/12/16; report due 16/2/17;



11 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 1/12/16; report due 13/2/17;



12 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 1/12/16; report due 16/2/17;



13 Referred to Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security 12/10/16; report due 18/11/16; presented 18/11/16.



14 Referred to Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee 24/11/16; report due 7/2/17;



15 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 1/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.



16 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 1/9/16; report due 14/10/16; presented 14/10/16.



17 House agreed to Senate amendments 22/11/16.



18 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 10/11/16; report due 15/2/17;



19 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.



20 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; extension to report to 9/11/16; tabled 9/11/16.



21 Reported with requests; House did not make Senate requested amendments 24/11/16;



22 Reported with requests 30/11/16; House did not make Senate requested amendments 1/12/16.



23 Senate did not press its requests for amendments which the House had not made and agreed to the bill 1/12/16.



24 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 10/11/16; report due 30/11/16; tabled 30/11/16.



25 Item 28 of bill referred to Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security 20/10/16; presented 18/11/16.



26 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.



27 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 10/11/16; report due 28/11/16; tabled 28/11/16.



28 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 1/12/16; report due 14/2/17;



29 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 10/11/16; report due 22/11/16; tabled 22/11/16.



30 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 13/9/16; report due 11/10/16; tabled 11/10/16.



31 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 13/9/16; report due 11/10/16; tabled 11/10/16.



32 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 15/9/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.



33 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; extension to report to 9/11/16; tabled 9/11/16.



34 2°negatived 23/11/16; recommitted in Senate 24/11/16.



35 House agreed to Senate amendment 1/12/16.



36 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 10/11/16; report due 7/2/17;



37 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 10/11/16; report due 7/2/17;



38 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 10/11/16; report due 7/2/17;



39 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 10/11/16; report due 21/11/16; extension to report to 28/11/16; tabled 28/11/16.



40 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.



41 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.



42 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.



43 Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 13/10/16; report due 21/11/16; extension to report to 23/11/16; extension to report to 24/11/16; tabled 24/11/16.



44 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; extension to report to 9/11/16; tabled 9/11/16.



45 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 10/11/16; report due 23/11/16; tabled 23/11/16.



46 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 10/11/16; report due 14/2/17;



47 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.



48 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 10/11/16; report due 23/11/16; tabled 23/11/16.



49 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 15/9/16; report due 10/10/16; tabled 10/10/16.



50 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; extension to report to 9/11/16; tabled 9/11/16.



51 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.



52 Reported with requests 30/11/16; House did not make Senate requested amendments 1/12/16.



53 Senate did not press its requests for amendments which the House had not made and agreed to the bill 1/12/16.



54 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.



55 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.



56 House agreed to Senate amendments 1/12/16.



57 Referred to Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee 1/12/16; report due 14/2/17;



58 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 15/9/16; report due 30/11/16; interim report 13/10/16; extension to report to 8/2/17;



59 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 13/10/16; report due 7/11/16; tabled 7/11/16.



60 Referred to Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security 15/9/16; report due 4/11/16; presented 4/11/16.



61 Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 1/9/16; report due 14/11/16; extension to report to 30/11/16; tabled 30/11/16.



62 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 13/10/16; report due last sitting day March 2017;



63 Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 1/9/16; report due 13/10/16; extension to report to 6/12/16; extension to report to 28/2/17;



64 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 10/11/16; report due 7/2/17;



65 Referred to Joint Committee on Intelligence and Security 9/11/16; report due April 2017;



66 See House of Representatives Practice page 220 for further information.