• A smaller ‘Indo-Pacific’: more detail on Australia’s 2015-16 aid cuts Posted 24/05/2016 by Cameron Hill Image source: Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (click hyperlink to enlarge) In the wake of further reductions to Australia’s Official Development Assistance (ODA) programs in the 2016-17 Budget, recent government responses to Questions on
    Date: 24/05/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4586316 - Source: FlagPost - Author: HILL, Cameron

  • ISSN 2203-5249 RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2015-16 11 MAY 2016 Monthly Statistical Bulletin—May 2016 Statistics and Mapping Section The Statistics and Mapping Section produces a selection of the latest economic and social statistics in this Monthly Statistical Bulletin which is updated at the beginning of each month. As a companion to
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  • ISSN 1328-8091 Warning: All viewers of this digest are advised to visit the disclaimer appearing at the end of this document. The disclaimer sets out the status and purpose of the digest. BILLS DIGEST NO. 116, 2015-16 4 MAY 2016 Tax and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2016 Measures No. 1) Bill
    Date: 04/05/2016 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/4541053 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: SANYAL, Kali

  • ISSN 1328-8091 Warning: All viewers of this digest are advised to visit the disclaimer appearing at the end of this document. The disclaimer sets out the status and purpose of the digest. BILLS DIGEST NO. 117, 2015-16 4 MAY 2016 Tax Laws Amendment (Tax Incentives for Innovation) Bill 2016 Dr.
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  • ISSN 2203-5249 RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2015-16 4 MAY 2016 The 2016-17 Budget: a quick guide Daniel Weight; Paul Davidson; Adrian Makeham-Kirchner; David Watt; Ilona Bartsch; Hannah Gobbett Economics; Foreign Affairs; Defence and Security; Social Policy; and Politics and Public Administration Sections Background The 2016-17 Budget was unusual in that the
    Date: 04/05/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4543022 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: WEIGHT, Daniel - DAV...

  • ISSN 1328-8091 Warning: All viewers of this digest are advised to visit the disclaimer appearing at the end of this document. The disclaimer sets out the status and purpose of the digest. BILLS DIGEST NO. 115, 2015-16 3 MAY 2016 Supply Bill (No.1) 2016-17 [and] Supply Bill (No. 2) 2016-17
    Date: 03/05/2016 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/4538817 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: PYBURNE, Paula - WEI...

  • ISSN 1328-8091 Warning: All viewers of this digest are advised to visit the disclaimer appearing at the end of this document. The disclaimer sets out the status and purpose of the digest. BILLS DIGEST NO. 112, 2015-16 29 APRIL 2016 National Disability Insurance Scheme Savings Fund Special Account Bill 2016
    Date: 29/04/2016 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/4529640 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: PYBURNE, Paula

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    Date: 29/04/2016 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/4529663 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: DOSSOR, Robert

  • Supply Bills — a reprise Posted 29/04/2016 by Daniel Weight Supply Bills — a reprise On Thursday 28 April 2016, the Finance Minister, Senator Cormann, confirmed that the Government would be introducing Supply Bills in the next meeting of the Parliament. Senator Cormann said: These bills will ensure continuity of
    Date: 29/04/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4536830 - Source: FlagPost - Author: WEIGHT, Daniel

  • ISSN 2203-5249 RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2015-16 26 APRIL 2016 A guide to the Commonwealth Budget The Commonwealth Budget is typically the most important annual policy statement by the Government. This Quick Guide identifies information and key concepts that are used in the Budget Papers and related materials, and other resources
    Date: 26/04/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4523572 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: WEIGHT, Daniel

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    Date: 19/04/2016 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/4509323 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: PYBURNE, Paula

  • Victoria’s response to the Royal Commission into Family Violence Posted 18/04/2016 by Helen Portillo-Castro The Victorian Government last week announced a significant funding package of $572 million in response to recommendations made in the report by the state’s Royal Commission into Family Violence tabled on 29 March 2016. The package,
    Date: 18/04/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4538781 - Source: FlagPost - Author: PORTILLO-CASTRO, Hel...

  • ISSN 2203-5249 RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2015-16 14 APRIL 2016 Employment by industry statistics: a quick guide Penny Vandenbroek Statistics and Mapping Section Introduction This guide provides a brief overview of employment by industry and lists some relevant data sources. This is one in a series of statistical quick guides, designed
    Date: 14/04/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4497908 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: VANDENBROEK, Penny

  • ISSN 2203-5249 RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2015-16 7 APRIL 2016 The Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme: a quick guide Alex Grove Social Policy Section Summary This quick guide provides an introduction to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS), the Australian Government program which subsidises the cost of medicines. The quick guide briefly introduces and
    Date: 07/04/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4482670 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: GROVE, Alex

  • ISSN 2203-5249 RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2015-16 31 MARCH 2016 State Statistical Bulletin 2015 Gregory O'Brien Statistics and Mapping Section Executive summary • This paper, a companion to the Monthly Statistical Bulletin published by the Parliamentary Library, provides tables and charts for a broad range of social, demographic and economic indicators
    Date: 31/03/2016 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/4467557 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: O'BRIEN, Gregory