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Bills Referred to Committees

Autonomous Sanctions Bill 2010 [Provisions]‡

Referred to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee ( referred 30 September 2010; reporting date varied 16 November 2010; reporting date: last day of the second sitting week in February 2011 ).

Commonwealth Commissioner for Children and Young People Bill 2010‡

Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee ( referred 30 September 2010; order varied 26 October 2010, bill transferred from the Community Affairs Legislation Committee; reporting date: last sitting day in May 2011 ).

Criminal Code Amendment (Cluster Munitions Prohibition) Bill 2010 [Provisions]‡

Referred to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee ( referred 28 October 2010; reporting date: last sitting day of the 2011 autumn sittings ).

Defence Legislation Amendment (Security of Defence Premises) Bill 2010 [Provisions]‡

Referred to the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Legislation Committee ( referred 30 September 2010; reporting date varied 16 November 2010; reporting date: last day of the second sitting week in February 2011 ).

Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Amendment (Prohibition of Support for Whaling) Bill 2010

Referred to the Environment and Communications Legislation Committee ( referred 23 November 2010; reporting date: the end of the autumn sittings 2011 ).

Food Standards Amendment (Truth in Labelling—Genetically Modified Material) Bill 2010‡

Referred to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee ( referred 26 November 2010; reporting date: 16 June 2011 ).

Food Standards Amendment (Truth in Labelling—Palm Oil) Bill 2010‡

Referred to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee ( referred 27 October 2010; reporting date varied 9 February 2011; reporting date: 16 June 2011 ).

Patent Amendment (Human Genes and Biological Materials) Bill 2010‡

Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee ( referred 26 November 2010; reporting date: 16 June 2011 ).

Poker Machine Harm Reduction Tax (Administration) Bill 2008 [2010]

Poker Machine (Reduced Losses—Interim Measures) Bill 2010

Referred to the Joint Select Committee on Gambling Reform ( referred 28 October 2010 ).

 

Sex and Age Discrimination Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 [Provisions]‡

Referred to the Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee ( referred 30 September 2010; reporting date varied 9 February 2011; reporting date: 22 March 2011 ).

Transport Safety Investigation Amendment (Incident Reports) Bill 2010

Referred to the Rural Affairs and Transport References Committee ( referred 30 September 2010; reporting date varied 17 November 2010; reporting date: the second sitting day of March 2011 ).

Further information about the progress of these bills may be found in either the Senate Bills List or the Senate Daily Bills Update at www.aph.gov.au/bills/index.htm

‡  Reference adopted by the Senate following a recommendation of the Selection of Bills Committee .