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As at cob 5 May 2016

 

 

 

 

44 th PARLIAMENT - 2 nd SESSION - 2016

 

BILLS INITIATED IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

Bills introduced in 2013 — 47 (Including 2 received from the Senate)

Bills introduced in 2014 — 222 (Including 4 received from the Senate)

Bills introduced in 2015 — 208 (Including 12 received from the Senate)

Bills introduced in 2016 (1 st Session) — 49 (Including 1 received from the Senate)

 

Bills introduced or continuing in 2016 (2 nd Session) — 43 (Including 0 received from the Senate)

 

 

 

Short Title

Intro House

Passed House

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Assent Date

Act No.

Appropriation (No. 1) 2016-2017

3/ 5

         

Appropriation (No. 2) 2016-2017

3/ 5

         

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

3/ 5

         

Australian Crime Commission Amendment (National Policing Information) 2015 N  

( Act citation: Australian Crime Commission Amendment (National Policing Information) 2016)

3/12 1

8/2

22/2

4/5

5/5

45

Australian Crime Commission (National Policing Information Charges) 2015 N  

( Act citation: Australian Crime Commission (National Policing Information Charges) 2016)

3/12 2

8/2

22/2

4/5

5/5

44

Building and Construction Industry (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2013 [No. 2] DD , N

2/2

4/2 3

4/2 4

negatived18/4

   

Building and Construction Industry (Improving Productivity) 2013 [No. 2] DD, N

2/2

4/2 5

4/2 6

negatived18/4

   

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Country of Origin) 2016

4/5

         

Corporations Amendment (Crowd-sourced Funding) 2015 N

3/12 7

10/2

22/2

     

Criminal Code Amendment (Firearms Trafficking) 2015 N

2/12 8

11/2

22/2

     

Dental Benefits Amendment 2016

5/5

         

Fair Work (Registered Organisations) Amendment 2014 [No. 3] DD

18/4

         

Financial System Legislation Amendment (Resilience and Collateral Protection) 2016 N

16/3 9

2/5

3/5

4/5

4/5

43

Gambling Harm Reduction (Protecting Problem Gamblers and Other Measures) 2016 P

2/5

         

High Speed Rail Planning Authority 2016 P

2/5

         

Income Tax (Attribution Managed Investment Trusts—Offsets) 2015 N  

( Act citation: Income Tax (Attribution Managed Investment Trusts—Offsets) 2016)

3/12 10

10/2

22/2

4/5

5/5

48

Income Tax Rates Amendment (Managed Investment Trusts) 2015 N  

( Act citation: Income Tax Rates Amendment (Managed Investment Trusts) 2015)

3/12 11

10/2

22/2

4/5

5/5

49

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

4/5

         

Marriage Amendment (Marriage Equality) 2016 P

2/5

         

Medicare Levy Amendment (Attribution Managed Investment Trusts) 2015 N  

( Act citation: Medicare Levy Amendment (Attribution Managed Investment Trusts) 2016)

3/12 12

10/2

22/2

4/5

5/5

50

National Cancer Screening Register 2016

5/5

         

National Cancer Screening Register (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) 2016

5/5

         

National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment 2016 N

16/3 13

3 /5

3/5

4/5

5/5

51

National Disability Insurance Scheme Savings Fund Special Account 2016 N

16/3 14

3/5

4/5

     

Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility 2016 N

17/3 15 , 16

19/4

19/4

2/5 A 17

4/5

41

Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (Consequential Amendments) 2016 N

17/3 18

19/4

19/4

2/5

4/5

42

Omnibus Repeal Day (Autumn 2015) 2015 N  

( Act citation: Omnibus Repeal Day (Autumn 2015) 2016)

18/3 19

12/10

12/10

24/2 A 20 , 21

5/5

47

Parliamentary Entitlements Legislation Amendment 2014 N

2/10 22

28/10

29/10

     

Registration of Deaths Abroad Amendment 2016 N

2/3

16/3

16/3

     

Renew Australia 2016 P

2/5

         

Road Safety Remuneration Amendment (Protecting Owner Drivers) 2016

18/4

         

Road Safety Remuneration Repeal 2016

18/4

18/4

18/4

18/4

19/4

35

Social Services Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) 2015 N  

( Act citation: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) 2016)

2/12 23

10/2

22/2

4/5 24

5/5

46

Statute Law Revision (No. 3) 2016 Z

18/4

         

Supply (No. 1) 2016-2017

2/5

2/5

2/5

3/5

4/5

36

Supply (No. 2) 2016-2017

2/5

2/5

2/5

3/5

4/5

37

Supply (Parliamentary Departments) (No. 1) 2016-2017

2/5

2/5

2/5

3/5

4/5

38

Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2016 Measures No. 1) 2016 N

10/2 25

3/3

16/3

4/5 A 26

5/5

52

Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (Medicare Levy and Medicare Levy Surcharge) 2016

2/5

2/5

2/5

3/5

4/5

39

Tax Laws Amendment (New Tax System for Managed Investment Trusts) 2015 N  

( Act citation: Tax Laws Amendment (New Tax System for Managed Investment Trusts) 2016)

3/12 27

10/2

22/2

4/5

5/5

53

Tax Laws Amendment (Tax Incentives for Innovation) 2016 N

16/3 28

2/5

3/5

4/5

5/5

54

Tax Laws Amendment (Tougher Penalties for Country-by-Country Reporting) 2016 [No. 2] P

2/5

         

Water Amendment (Review Implementation and Other Measures) 2015 N  

( Act citation: Water Amendment (Review Implementation and Other Measures) 2016)

3/12 29

9/2

22/2

2/5

4/5

40

 

BILLS INITIATED IN THE SENATE

 

Bills initiated in 2016 (1 st Session) — 6

Bills initiated or continuing in 2016 (2 nd Session) — 63

 

 

 

Short Title

Intro Senate

Passed Senate

Intro House

Passed House

Assent Date

Act No.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Amendment (A Stronger Land Account) 2014 S, N

24/6 30

         

Anti-Money Laundering Amendment (Gaming Machine Venues) 2012 [2013] S, N

10/12

         

Australian Broadcasting Corporation Amendment (Local Content) 2014 S, N

27/11 31

         

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

1/12 32

         

Australian Centre for Social Cohesion 2015 S, N

9/2

         

Australian Government Boards (Gender Balanced Representation) 2015 S, N

24/6 33

         

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

10/11

         

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

17/3

         

Commonwealth Electoral Amendment (Donations Reform) 2014 S, N

4/12

         

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

2/3 34

         

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

4/3

         

Commonwealth Grants Commission Amendment (GST Distribution) 2015 S, N

13/10 35

         

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

12/2

         

Competition and Consumer Amendment (Misuse of Market Power) 2014 S, N

6/3 36

         

Corporations Amendment (Publish What You Pay) 2014 S, N

28/10

         

Criminal Code Amendment (Animal Protection) 2015 S, N

11/2 37

         

Criminal Code Amendment (Misrepresentation of Age to a Minor) 2013 S, N

12/12 38

         

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

4/3

         

End Cruel Cosmetics 2014 S, N

18/3

         

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Alpine Grazing) 2014 S, N

13/5

         

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

17/9 39

         

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

17/9 40

         

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

15/3 41

         

Family Law Amendment (Financial Agreements and Other Measures) 2015 N

25/11 42

         

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

10/12

         

Freedom of Information Amendment (Requests and Reasons) 2015 S, N

13/5

         

Great Barrier Reef Legislation Amendment 2014 S, N

13/2

         

Guardian for Unaccompanied Children 2014 S, N

16/7 43

         

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

24/11 44

         

Interactive Gambling and Broadcasting Amendment (Online Transactions and Other Measures) 2011 [2013] S, N

10/12

         

International Aid (Promoting Gender Equality) 2015 S, N

5/3 45 , 46

         

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

4/3 47

         

Live Animal Export (Slaughter) Prohibition 2014 S, N

27/3

         

Marriage Equality Amendment 2013 S, N

12/12

         

Migration Amendment (Free the Children) 2016 S, N

2/3

         

Migration Amendment (Humanitarian Visa Intake) 2014 S, N

25/9

         

Migration Amendment (Protecting Babies Born in Australia) 2014 S, N

18/6 48

         

Migration Amendment (Visa Maximum Numbers Determinations) 2013 S, N

9/12

         

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

27/8

         

Motor Vehicle Standards (Cheaper Transport) 2014 S, N

10/7 49

         

National Integrity Commission 2013 S, N

13/11

         

Native Title Amendment (Reform) 2014 S, N

4/3

         

Parliamentary Expenses Amendment (Transparency and Accountability) 2015 S, N

13/8 50

         

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

10/8

         

Parliamentary Proceedings Broadcasting Amendment 2013 S, N

13/11 51

         

Poker Machine Harm Reduction ($1 Bets and Other Measures)  2012 [2013] S, N

3/12

         

Privacy Amendment (Privacy Alerts) 2014 S, N

20/3

         

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

27/3 52

         

Public Service Amendment (Payments in Special Circumstances) 2011 [2013] S, N

10/12

         

Racial Discrimination Amendment 2014 S, N

25/9

         

Recognition of Foreign Marriages 2014 S, N

15/5 53

         

Regulatory Powers (Standardisation Reform) 2016 N

2/3

         

Reserve Bank Amendment (Australian Reconstruction and Development Board) 2013 S, N

5/12 54

         

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

1/3

         

Save Our Sharks 2014 S, N

25/6

         

Social Security Amendment (Caring for People on Newstart) 2014 S, N

6/3

         

Social Security Amendment (Diabetes Support) 2016 S, N

3/3

         

Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Caring for Single Parents) 2014 S, N

17/11

         

Social Security Legislation Amendment (Community Development Program) 2015 N

2/12 55

         

Stop Dumping on the Great Barrier Reef 2014 S, N

4/9

         

Trade and Foreign Investment (Protecting the Public Interest) 2014 S, N

5/3 56

         

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

11/11

         

Voice for Animals (Independent Office of Animal Welfare) 2015 S, N

23/6 57

         

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

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 58



1   Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 4/2/16; report due 10/3/16; tabled 10/3/16.



2   Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 4/2/16; report due 10/3/16; tabled 10/3/16.



3   Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 4/2/16; report due 15/3/16; tabled 11/3/16.



4   In response to a request from the House, the Senate agreed to resume consideration of the bill 18/4/16.



5    Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 4/2/16; report due 15/3/16; tabled 11/3/16.



6    In response to a request from the House, the Senate agreed to resume consideration of the bill 18/4/16.



7    Referred to Senate Economics Committee 3/12/15; report due 22/2/16; extension to report to 29/2/16; tabled 1/3/16.



8   Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 3/12/15; report due 2/2/16; tabled 2/2/16.



9    Bill resumed at point of interruption 2/5/16.



10   Referred to Senate Economics Committee 4/2/16; report due 10/3/16; tabled 10/3/16.



11   Referred to Senate Economics Committee 4/2/16; report due 10/3/16; tabled 10/3/16.



12   Referred to Senate Economics Committee 4/2/16; report due 10/3/16; tabled 10/3/16.



13   Bill resumed at point of interruption 2/5/16.



14   Bill resumed at point of interruption 2/5/16.



15   Referred to Joint Select Committee on Northern Australia 17/3/16; presented 14/4/16.



16 Bill resumed at point of interruption 19/4/16.



17 House disagreed to Senate purported amendments and agreed to 3 Government in place thereof 3/5/16. Senate agreed to House amendments 4/5/16.



18   Bill resumed at point of interruption 19/4/16.



19   Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 19/3/15; report due 15/6/15; tabled 15/6/15.



20 Message reported 25/2/16; House agreed to Senate amendments 4/5/16.



21 Bill resumed at point of interruption 2/5/16.



22   Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 2/10/14; report due 24/11/14; tabled 24/11/14.



23   Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 4/2/16; report due 10/3/16; tabled 10/3/16.



24   House agreed to Senate amendment 4/5/16.



25 Referred to Senate Economics Committee 25/2/16; report due 10/3/16; tabled 10/3/16.



26 House agreed to Senate amendments 4/5/16.



27   Referred to Senate Economics Committee 4/2/16; report due 10/3/16; tabled 10/3/16.



28   Bill resumed at point of interruption 2/5/16.



29   Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 4/2/16; report due 10/3/16; tabled 10/3/16.



30   Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 26/6/14; report due 2/9/14; extension to report to 29/10/14; extension to report to 3/12/14; extension to report to 4/3/15; extension to report to 25/3/15; tabled 25/3/15.



31   Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 4/12/14; report due 25/3/15; extension to report to 27/3/15; tabled 27/3/15.



32   Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 3/12/15; report due 20/6/16;



33   Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 25/6/15; report due 8/9/15; extension to report to 10/11/15; tabled 10/11/15.



34   Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 3/3/16; report due 17/6/16;



35   Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 12/11/15; report due 16/3/16; report tabled 17/3/16.



36   Referred to Senate Economics Committee 20/3/14; report due 24/6/14; extension to report to 28/8/14; extension to report to 4/12/14; extension to report to 26/2/15; tabled 26/2/15.



37   Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 12/2/15; report due 13/5/15; extension to report to 29/5/15; interim report 29/5/15; tabled 12/6/15.



38   Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 12/12/13; report due 19/2/14; extension to report to 27/3/14; extension to report to 29/5/14; interim report 27/5/14; extension to report to 4/12/14; extension to report to 12/2/15; extension to report to 24/6/15; extension to report to 13/8/15; tabled 13/8/15.



39   Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 15/10/15; report due 1/3/16; extension to report to 15/3/16; tabled 15/3/16.



40   Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 15/10/15; report due 12/5/16;



41   Referred to Senate Education and Employment Committee 17/3/16; report due 10/5/16;



42 Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 3/12/15; report due 24/2/16; tabled 24/2/16.



43   Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 28/8/14; report due 5/2/15; interim report tabled 9/2/15; extension to report to 9/2/15; tabled 9/2/15.



44   Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 26/11/15; report due 12/5/16; extension to report to 20/6/16;



45   Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 26/3/15; report due 17/6/15; tabled 2/4/15.



46   Referred to Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee 12/5/15; report due 15/6/15; extension to report to 17/9/15; tabled 17/9/15.



47   Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 5/3/15; report due 7/8/15; extension to report to 31/8/15; extension to report to 30/9/15; tabled 30/9/15.



48   Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 19/6/14; report due 28/10/14; extension to report to 10/2/2015; tabled 10/2/15.



49   Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 20/8/15; report due 28/10/15; interim report 23/10/15; extension to report to 25/11/15; tabled 25/11/15.



50   Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 20/8/15; report due last sitting day in first sitting week of February 2016; tabled 26/11/15.



51   Referred to Senate Environment and Communications Committee 14/11/13; report due first sitting Wednesday in February 2014; tabled 12/2/14.



52   Referred to Senate Community Affairs Committee 17/6/14; report due 4/9/14; tabled 4/9/14.



53   Referred to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee 15/5/14; report due 3/9/14; extension to report to 25/9/14; tabled 25/9/14.



54   Referred to Senate Economics Committee 12/12/13; report due 26/3/14; extension to report to 25/6/13; extension to report to 28/8/14; extension to report to 4/12/14; extension to report to 31/3/15; tabled 31/3/15.



55 Referred to Senate Finance and Public Administration Committee 3/12/15; report due 29/2/16; extension to report to 2/3/16; tabled 2/3/16.



56   Referred to Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee 6/3/14; report due 16/6/14; extension to report to 27/8/14; tabled 27/8/14.



57   Referred to Senate Rural and Regional Affairs and Transport Committee 25/6/15; report due 15/9/15; extension to report to 15/10/15; tabled 15/10/15.



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