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The following papers were presented:

Department of Health and Ageing—Private Health Insurance—Report on premium increases for quarter ending 31 March 2003.

National Capital and External Territories—Joint Standing Committee—Report—Striking the right balance: Draft amendment 39, National Capital Plan—Government response.

Pharmaceutical Benefits Pricing Authority—Supplementary report for 2001-02.

Telecommunications (Interception) Act—Report for 2001-02.


Bilateral—Text, together with national interest analysis—

Agreement on medical treatment for temporary visitors between the Government of Australia and the Government of the Kingdom of Norway, done at Canberra on 28 March 2003.

Exchange of notes, done at Canberra on 7 April-27 May 2003, amending the agreement between the Government of the Commonwealth of Australia and the Government of the United States of America for the financing of certain educational and cultural exchange programmes of 28 August 1964.

Bilateral—Text, together with national interest analysis and regulation impact statement—

Agreement between Australia and the Republic of Croatia on social security, done at Zagreb on 13 May 2003.

Multilateral—Text, together with national interest analysis—

Convention on the conservation and management of highly migratory fish stocks in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean, done at Honolulu on 5 September 2000.

Protocol on preparedness, response and co-operation to pollution incidents by hazardous and noxious substances, done at London on 15 March 2000.