• RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2014-15 18 JULY 2014 National security: a quick guide to key internet links Cat Barker Foreign Affairs, Defence and Security This Quick Guide provides key Internet links to websites with information on national security arrangements and issues. Australian Government agencies and websites • Australian Government national security
    Date: 18/07/2014 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/3285073 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: BARKER, Cat

  • Afghanistan: case for a 'lessons learnt' study? Posted 17/07/2014 by Ravi Tomar Staff Sgt. Andrew Smith (U.S Army Photographer)/Wikimedia Commons On 16 May 2013, the Senate Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade References Committee tabled its report on The administration, management and objective of Australia's overseas development programs in Afghanistan in
    Date: 17/07/2014 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/3285079 - Source: FlagPost - Author: TOMAR, Ravi

  • 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. 9, 2014-15 15 JULY 2014 Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Bilateral Agreement Implementation) Bill
    Date: 15/07/2014 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/3280079 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: MCCORMICK, Bill - TO...

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    Date: 10/07/2014 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/3270710 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: KARLSEN, Elibritt

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    Date: 09/07/2014 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/3269020 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: SWOBODA, Kai

  • RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2014-15 9 JULY 2014 Representation of women in Australian parliaments 2014 Dr Joy McCann and Janet Wilson Politics and Public Administration Executive summary • Across Australia women continue to be significantly under-represented in parliament and executive government, comprising less than one-third of all parliamentarians and one-fifth of
    Date: 09/07/2014 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/3269009 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: MCCANN, Joy - WILSON...

  • 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. 4, 2014-15 7 JULY 2014 Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Child Care Measures) Bill (No. 2)
    Date: 07/07/2014 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/3265738 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: KLAPDOR, Michael

  • 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. 3, 2014-15 4 JULY 2014 Clean Energy Legislation (Carbon Tax Repeal) Bill 2013 [No. 2]
    Date: 04/07/2014 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/3259650 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: SWOBODA, Kai - ST JO...

  • 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. 2, 2014-15 3 JULY 2014 Corporations Amendment (Simple Corporate Bonds and Other Measures) Bill 2014
    Date: 03/07/2014 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/3257793 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: PYBURNE, Paula - DOL...

  • RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2014-15 2 JULY 2014 South Australian state election 2014 Brenton Holmes Politics and Public Administration Section Executive summary The re-election of a Labor Government at the 2014 South Australian (SA) state election came as a surprise to many. Opinion polls had consistently indicated that, after a long
    Date: 02/07/2014 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/3255993 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: HOLMES, Brenton

  • The reintroduction of bills to repeal the carbon and mining taxes Posted 25/06/2014 by Tarek Dale On 23 June 2014, the Government re-introduced a package of Bills to repeal the ‘carbon tax’. A separate Bill was also introduced to repeal the minerals resource rent tax (MRRT). On 24 June 2014,
    Date: 25/06/2014 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/3244508 - Source: FlagPost - Author: DALE, Tarek

  • High Court strikes down Minister's decision to cap permanent visas for refugees Posted 25/06/2014 by Elibritt Karlsen corgarashu/Shutterstock.com On 20 June 2014 the High Court unanimously upheld separate challenges by two asylum seekers who questioned the ability of the Minister to limit or cap the number of protection visas that
    Date: 25/06/2014 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/3244506 - Source: FlagPost - Author: KARLSEN, Elibritt

  • The Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013—consequential amendments Posted 25/06/2014 by Philip Hamilton Dave Dugdale from Superior, USA/Wikimedia Commons Background On 1 July 2014, the Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013 (the PGPA Act) will implement a new financial management framework for the Commonwealth and Commonwealth entities by
    Date: 25/06/2014 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/3244505 - Source: FlagPost - Author: HAMILTON, Philip

  • 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. 97, 2013-14 24 JUNE 2014 Offshore Petroleum and Greenhouse Gas Storage Amendment (Regulatory Powers and
    Date: 24/06/2014 - Collection: Bills and Legislation - ID: legislation/billsdgs/3240966 - Source: Bills Digest Service - Author: ST JOHN, Alexander

  • RESEARCH PAPER SERIES, 2013-14 24 JUNE 2014 Australia’s female political leaders: a quick guide Dr Joy McCann Politics and Public Administration Introduction This Quick Guide draws together information about women who have held leadership positions in Australia from Federation to May 2014. It includes vice-regal appointments, presiding officers, government, opposition
    Date: 24/06/2014 - Collection: Publications - ID: library/prspub/3240843 - Source: Research Paper Series (Pa... - Author: MCCANN, Joy