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The Legislation Committee examines bills referred to it by the Senate, scrutinises proposed government expenditure and oversees the performance of government departments and agencies, including their annual reports. Portfolios allocated to the committee since 2009 include health, ageing, families, housing, Indigenous affairs, human services and social services.

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Chairs

Claire Mary Moore

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Suzanne Kay Boyce

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Zdenko Matthew Seselja

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Jonathon Roy Duniam

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Slade Brockman

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Lucy Gichuhi

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Wendy Askew

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Committee timeline – Low Aromatic Fuel Bill 2012

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Committee timeline – National Disability Insurance Scheme Bill 2012

Reports

Date tabledTitleRead report
Appropriation (Nation Building and Jobs) Bill (No. 2) 2008-2009 Provisions relating to the social housing programParliamentary paper number 149/2009
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Interim report - Compliance Audits on Medicare Benefits (presented out of session on 10 June 2009)
Private Health Insurance (National Joint Replacement Register Levy) Bill 2009 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 149/2009
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Health Workforce Australia Bill 2009 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 149/2009
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Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment Bill 2009 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 149/2009
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Family Assistance Amendment (Further 2008 Budget Measures) Bill 2009 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 149/2009
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Compliance Audits on Medicare BenefitsParliamentary paper number 118/2009
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Budget estimates 2009-10Parliamentary paper number 148/2009
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Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Pension Reform and Other 2009 Budget Measures) Bill 2009 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 149/2009
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Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2009 Measures No. 2) Bill 2009 (presented out of session on 7 August 2009)Parliamentary paper number 425/2009
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Interim report - Health Legislation Amendment (Midwives and Nurse Practitioners) Bill 2009 and two related Bills (presented out of session on 7 August 2009)
Fairer Private Health Insurance Incentives Bill 2009 and two related bills (presented out of session on 5 August 2009)Parliamentary paper number 425/2009
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Health Insurance Amendment (Extended Medicare Safety Net) Bill 2009 (presented out of session on 5 August 2009)Parliamentary paper number 425/2009
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National Registration and Accreditation Scheme for Doctors and Other Health Workers (presented out of session on 6 August 2009)Parliamentary paper number 157/2009
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Health Legislation Amendment (Midwives and Nurse Practitioners) Bill 2009 and two related BillsParliamentary paper number 425/2009

Community Affairs Legislation Committee hearing evidence from witnesses at a public hearing of its inquiry into the Health Legislation Amendment (Midwives and Nurse Practitioners) Bill 2009 and two related Bills, 6 August 2009. L-R: Senators Carol Brown and Sue Boyce, Ivan Powell [Acting Secretary], Senators Claire Moore [Chair], Rachel Siewert [Deputy Chair], Judith Adams and Mark Furner. DPS Auspic.

Community Affairs Legislation Committee hearing evidence from witnesses, 6 August 2009. L-R: Ivan Powell [Acting Secretary], Senators Claire Moore [Chair] and Rachel Siewert [Deputy Chair]. DPS Auspic.

Representatives of the Australia Nursing Federation, the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Council and the Australian College of Midwives giving evidence to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee, 6 August 2009. DPS Auspic.

Community Affairs Legislation Committee hearing evidence from witnesses, one via videoconference, 6 August 2009. DPS Auspic.

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Health Legislation Amendment (Midwives and Nurse Practitioners) Bill 2009 and two related Bills (presented out of session on 1 February 2010)Parliamentary paper number 165/2010
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Additional estimates 2009-10Parliamentary paper number 78/2010
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Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform and Reinstatement of Racial Discrimination Act) Bill 2009 [Provisions] and two related billsParliamentary paper number 59/2010
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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2010)Parliamentary paper number 79/2010
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Healthcare Identifiers Bill 2010 [Provisions] and Healthcare Identifiers (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 165/2010
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Health Practitioner Regulation (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2010 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 165/2010
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Health Insurance Amendment (Pathology Requests) Bill 2010 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 165/2010
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Consideration of Time Critical Bills: Child Support and Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Budget and Other Measures) Bill 2010 [Provisions]
Food Standards Australia New Zealand Amendment Bill 2010 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 165/2010
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Exposure Draft and Paid Parental Leave Bill 2010 [Provisions] (presented out of session 3 June 2010)Parliamentary paper number 165/2010
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Budget estimates 2010-11Parliamentary paper number 164/2010
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National Health and Hospitals Network Bill 2010 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 24 August 2010)
Plain Tobacco Packaging (Removing Branding from Cigarette Packs) Bill 2009 (presented out of session on 26 August 2010)
Poker Machine (Reduced Losses - Interim Measures) Bill 2009 and Protecting Problem Gamblers Bill 2009 (presented out of session on 26 August 2010)
Responsible Takeaway Alcohol Hours Bill 2010 (presented out of session on 26 August 2010)
National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) Bill 2010 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 26 August 2010)
Final Report: Food Standards Amendment (Truth in Labelling - Palm Oil) Bill 2009 (presented out of session on 26 August 2010)
National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme) Bill 2010 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 395/2010
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National Health and Hospitals Network Bill 2010 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 395/2010
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Provisions of Schedules 2 and 3 of the Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs and Other Legislation Amendment (Budget and Other Measures) Bill 2010Parliamentary paper number 395/2010
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Human Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2010 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 186/2011
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Additional estimates 2010-11Parliamentary paper number 71/2011
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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2011)Parliamentary paper number 72/2011
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National Health Reform Amendment (National Health Performance Authority) Bill 2011 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 9 June 2011)Parliamentary paper number 186/2011
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Interim report: Family Assistance and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 3 June 2011)
Food Standards Amendment (Truth in Labelling-Palm Oil) Bill 2010Parliamentary paper number 186/2011
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Family Assistance and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 186/2011
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Budget estimates 2011-12Parliamentary paper number 180/2011
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Food Standards Amendment (Truth in Labelling-Genetically Modified Material) Bill 2010Parliamentary paper number 455/2011
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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2011)Parliamentary paper number 191/2011
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Disability Impairment Tables: Provisions of Schedule 3 of the Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2011Parliamentary paper number 455/2011
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Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory Bill 2011 [Provisions]; Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2011 [Provisions]; Social Security Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 96/2012

Community Affairs Legislation Committee, Ntaria (Hermannsburg), NT, 20 February 2012. L-R: Broadcasting and Hansard officers, Senators Nigel Scullion and Claire Moore (obscured), Dr Ian Holland [Secretary], Senators Rachel Siewert and Sue Boyce.

Community Affairs Legislation Committee, Maningrida, NT, 22 February 2012. L-R: Witnesses, audience members, Senators Trish Crossin and Claire Moore, Dr Ian Holland [Secretary], Senators Rachel Siewert, Sue Boyce and Nigel Scullion

Senators Rachel Siewert, Claire Moore and Nigel Scullion watching a cultural performance, Maningrida, NT, 22 February 2012.

Senators Rachel Siewert, Claire Moore, Nigel Scullion and Sue Boyce watching a cultural performance, Maningrida, NT, 22 February 2012.

Senators Trish Crossin and Claire Moore, Sandra Kennedy [Principal Research Officer], Senators Rachel Siewert, Sue Boyce and Nigel Scullion, Maningrida, NT, 22 February 2012.

Stuart Dwyer, Maningrida School Principal, and other witnesses from Maningrida School appearing before the Community Affairs Legislation Committee, Maningrida, NT, 22 February 2012.

Students and witnesses from Maningrida School appear before the Community Affairs Legislation Committee, Maningrida, NT, 22 February 2012.

Stuart Dwyer, Maningrida School Principal, and other witnesses from Maningrida School appearing before the Community Affairs Legislation Committee, Maningrida, NT, 22 February 2012

Witnesses from the Babbarra Women's Centre appearing before the Community Affairs Legislation Committee, Maningrida, NT, 22 February 2012. L-R: Senators Trish Crossin and Claire Moore, Ms Sandra Kennedy [Principal Research Officer] and Senators Rachel Siewert, Sue Boyce and Nigel Scullion.

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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2012)Parliamentary paper number 97/2012
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Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records Bill 2011 [Provisions] and Personally Controlled Electronic Health Records (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2011 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 460/2012
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Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (Income Support and Other Measures) Bill 2012 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 460/2012
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Additional estimates 2011-12 (presented out of session on 29 March 2012)Parliamentary paper number 466/2012
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Social Security and Other Legislation Amendment (2012 Budget and Other Measures) Bill 2012 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 460/2012
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Budget estimates 2012-13 (corrigendum tabled on 14 August 2012)Parliamentary paper number 467/2012

Senator Jan McLucas, Parliamentary Secretary for Disabilities and Carers, and officers from the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA) appearing before the Community Affairs Legislation Committee at a budget estimates hearing, 29 May 2012. DPS Auspic

Community Affairs Legislation Committee member Senator Richard Di Natale at a budget estimates hearing, 29 May 2012. DPS Auspic.

Liza Carroll, Deputy Secretary at the Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA), appearing before the Community Affairs Legislation Committee, 29 May 2012. DPS Auspic.

Community Affairs Legislation Committee deputy chair Senator Rachel Siewert (right) and Senator Bridget McKenzie questioning witnesses during the estimates hearing, 29 May 2012. DPS Auspic.

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Administration of Indigenous Business Australia in relation to certain evidence given to the Senate Community Affairs Committee (presented out of session on 3 August 2012)Parliamentary paper number 471/2012
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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2012)Parliamentary paper number 465/2012
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Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission Bill 2012 [Provisions] and related billsParliamentary paper number 468/2012
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Interim report: Low Aromatic Fuel Bill 2012 (presented out of session on 21 September 2012)

Audio [duration 7:03]—'Opal fuel fails to win Senate committee backing', ABC Radio Radio National Drive program, 26 September 2012.

Low Aromatic Fuel Bill 2012 (presented out of session on 26 September 2012)Parliamentary paper number 468/2012
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Dental Benefits Amendment Bill 2012 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 468/2012
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National Gambling Reform Bill 2012 [Provisions]; National Gambling Reform (Related Matters) Bill (No. 1) 2012 [Provisions]; National Gambling Reform (Related Matters) Bill (No. 2) 2012 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 468/2012
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Private Health Insurance Amendment (Lifetime Health Cover Loading and Other Measures) Bill 2012 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 483/2013
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National Disability Insurance Scheme Bill 2012 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 483/2013

Witness and audience members at the Perth hearings, 18 February 2013.

Committee members and witnesses at a public hearing in City Hall, Geelong, 20 February 2013. L-R: Senators Carol Brown, Rachel Siewert, Claire Moore, Sue Boyce and Mitch Fifield. Witnesses L-R: Dr John Chesterman, Manager of Policy and Education, Office of the Public Advocate; Lynne Coulson Barr, Deputy Disability Services Commissioner and Laurie Harkin AM, Disability Services Commissioner.

Video [duration 3:43]—Senator the Hon Jan McLucas on amendments to the bill resulting from the committee inquiry, 20 March 2013.

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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2013)Parliamentary paper number 235/2013
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Additional estimates 2012-13Parliamentary paper number 480/2013
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Family Assistance and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2013 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 482/2013
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Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2013 Measures No. 1) Bill 2013 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 483/2013
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Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment (Base Premium) Bill 2013 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 483/2013
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Aged Care (Living Longer Living Better) Bill 2013 [Provisions] and related bills (presented out of session on 31 May 2013)Parliamentary paper number 482/2013
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Aboriginal Land Rights and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2013 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 28 May 2013)Parliamentary paper number 482/2013
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Budget estimates 2013-14Parliamentary paper number 481/2013
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Homelessness Bill 2013 [Provisions] and Homelessness (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2013 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 12 August 2013)Parliamentary paper number 272/2013
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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2013) (presented out of session on 25 October 2013)Parliamentary paper number 479/2013
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Social Security Legislation Amendment (Public Housing Tenants' Support) Bill 2013 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 12 August 2013)Parliamentary paper number 490/2013
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Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2013 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 490/2013
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Social Security Legislation Amendment (Green Army Programme) Bill 2014 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 454/2014
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Additional estimates 2013-14Parliamentary paper number 457/2014
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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2014)Parliamentary paper number 449/2014
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Health Insurance Amendment (Extended Medicare Safety Net) Bill 2014 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 454/2014
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Budget estimates 2014-15Parliamentary paper number 458/2014
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Australian National Preventive Health Agency (Abolition) Bill 2014 [Provisions] and Health Workforce Australia (Abolition) Bill 2014 [Provisions] (correction tabled on 16 July 2014)Parliamentary paper number 459/2014
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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2014)Parliamentary paper number 450/2014
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Social Security Legislation Amendment (Stronger Penalties for Serious Failures) Bill 2014 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 459/2014
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Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme Bill 2014 [Provisions] and Business Services Wage Assessment Tool Payment Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2014 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 459/2014
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National Health Amendment (Pharmaceutical Benefits) Bill 2014 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 459/2014
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Private Health Insurance Amendment (GP Services) Bill 2014Parliamentary paper number 459/2014
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Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (2014 Budget Measures No.1)Bill 2014 [Provisions] and related bill(presented out of session 12Sep2014)(Corrigendum to dissenting report from Opposition senators presented out of session 19Sep,tabled 22Sep14)Parliamentary paper number 459/2014
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Interim report: Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (2014 Budget Measures No. 1) Bill 2014 [Provisions] and a related bill (presented out of session on 10 September 2014)
Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Amendment Bill 2014 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 459/2014
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Additional estimates 2014-15Parliamentary paper number 511/2015
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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2015)Parliamentary paper number 509/2015
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Amendment (A Stronger Land Account) Bill 2014Parliamentary paper number 513/2015
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Private Health Insurance Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2014 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 513/2015
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Social Services Legislation Amendment Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 513/2015
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Consideration of Time Critical Bills: Social Services Legislation Amendment (No. 2) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 513/2015
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Social Services legislation Amendment (Fair and Sustainable Pensions) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 513/2015
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Budget estimates 2015-16Parliamentary paper number 512/2015
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Medical Research Future Fund Bill 2015 [Provisions] and Medical Research Future Fund (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 520/2015
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Consideration of Time Critical Bills: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Youth Employment and Other Measures) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 521/2015
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Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Amendment Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 520/2015
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Gene Technology Amendment Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 520/2015
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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2015)Parliamentary paper number 510/2015
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Fairer Paid Parental Leave Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 520/2015
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Social Security Legislation Amendment (Debit Card Trial) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 520/2015
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (More Generous Means Testing for Youth Payments) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 521/2015
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Health Legislation Amendment (eHealth) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 520/2015
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (No Jab, No Pay) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 521/2015
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Health Insurance Amendment (Safety Net) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 520/2015
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Youth Employment) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 521/2015
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Food Standards Australia New Zealand Amendment (Forum on Food Regulation and Other Measures) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 520/2015
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Payments Structural Reform and Participation Measures) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 520/2015
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Budget Repair) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 484/2016
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Measures) Bill 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 484/2016
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Family Payments Structural Reform and Participation Measures) Bill (No. 2) 2015 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 484/2016
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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2016)Parliamentary paper number 466/2016
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Miscellaneous Measures) Bill 2015 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 10 March 2016)Parliamentary paper number 484/2016
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Additional Estimates 2015-16 (presented out of session on 6 April 2016)Parliamentary paper number 487/2016
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Budget Repair) Bill 2016 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 488/2016
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National Cancer Screening Register Bill 2016 [Provisions] and the National Cancer Screening Register (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2016 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 488/2016
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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2016)Parliamentary paper number 467/2016
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National Disability Insurance Scheme Savings Fund Special Account Bill 2016 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 488/2016
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Simplifying Student Payments) Bill 2016 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 488/2016
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Transition Mobility Allowance to the National Disability Insurance Scheme) Bill 2016 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 488/2016
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Fairer Paid Parental Leave Bill 2016 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 11/2017
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Omnibus Savings and Child Care Reform) Bill 2017 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 49/2017
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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2017)Parliamentary paper number 50/2017
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Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2016 Measures No. 1) Bill 2016 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 65/2017
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Additional estimates 2016-17Parliamentary paper number 69/2017
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Budget estimates 2017-18Parliamentary paper number 177/2017
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Queensland Commission Income Management Regime) Bill 2017 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 199/2017
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Consideration of Time Critical Bills: Industrial Chemicals Bill 2017 [Provisions] and related billsParliamentary paper number 225/2017
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Ending Carbon Tax Compensation) Bill 2017 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 232/2017
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Better Targeting Student Payments) Bill 2017 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 1 September 2017)Parliamentary paper number 268/2017
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Welfare Reform) Bill 2017 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 285/2017

Audio [duration 3:58]—'Senate inquiry into welfare reforms wraps up', ABC Radio PM program, 31 August 2017.

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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2017)Parliamentary paper number 272/2017
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Payment Integrity) Bill 2017 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 287/2017
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Vaporised Nicotine Products Bill 2017Parliamentary paper number 310/2017
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Interim report: National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Quality and Safeguards Commission and Other Measures) Bill 2017 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 13 October 2017)
National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Quality and Safeguards Commission and Other Measures) Bill 2017 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 8 November 2017)Parliamentary paper number 623/2017
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card) Bill 2017 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 565/2017
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Housing Affordability) Bill 2017 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 564/2017
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Therapeutic Goods Amendment (2017 Measures No. 1) Bill 2017 [Provisions] and Therapeutic Goods (Charges) Amendment Bill 2017 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 2 February 2018)Parliamentary paper number 7/2018
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Progress report:Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2017 [Provisions];Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2017[Provisions](presented out of session 13 Mar 2018)
Annual reports (No. 1 of 2018)Parliamentary paper number 57/2018
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Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2017 [Provisions] and Commonwealth Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2017 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 104/2018
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Additional estimates 2017-18Parliamentary paper number 82/2018
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Drug Testing Trial) Bill 2018 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 7 May 2018)Parliamentary paper number 133/2018
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Progress report: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Encouraging Self-sufficiency for Newly Arrived Migrants) Bill 2018 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 4 May 2018)
Progress report: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Encouraging Self-sufficiency for Newly Arrived Migrants) Bill 2018 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 18 May 2018)
Progress report: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Encouraging Self-sufficiency for Newly Arrived Migrants) Bill 2018 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 25 May 2018)
Consideration of Time Critical Bills:Health Insce(Approved Pathology Specimen Collection Centres)Tax Amend't Bill 2018[Provisions];Health Legislation Amend’t (Improved Medicare Compliance and Other Measures)Bill 2018[Provisions] (presented OOS 5June2018)
National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse Bill 2018 [Provisions]; National Redress Scheme for Insitutional Child Sexual Abuse (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2018 [Provisions] (presented OOS 15 Jun 2018) (Corrigendum tabled 13 Aug 2018)Parliamentary paper number 180/2018
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Progress report: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Encouraging Self-sufficiency for Newly Arrived Migrants) Bill 2018 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 15 June 2018)
Progress report: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Encouraging Self-sufficiency for Newly Arrived Migrants) Bill 2018 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 22 June 2018)
Progress report: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Encouraging Self-sufficiency for Newly Arrived Migrants) Bill 2018 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 29 June 2018)
Private Health Insurance Legislation Amendment Bill 2018 and related billsParliamentary paper number 241/2018
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Budget estimates 2018-19 (presented out of session on 13 July 2018)Parliamentary paper number 234/2018
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Cashless Debit Card Trial Expansion) Bill 2018 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 248/2018

Community Affairs Legislation Committee members (L-R) Senators Louise Pratt, Susan Lines, Rachel Siewert and Slade Brockman meeting in the Legislative Council Committee Office of Western Australia, questioning witnesses by teleconference, 7 August 2018.

Witnesses from the Department of Social Services appearing before the committee by teleconference in Parliament House, Canberra, 7 August 2018. L-R: Bruce Taloni, Families and Communities Reform Group; Selena Pattrick, Welfare Quarantining and Gambling Branch; Elizabeth Hefren-Webb, Deputy Secretary, Families and Communities; Philip Brown, Policy Strategy and Capability Branch.

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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2018)Parliamentary paper number 277/2018
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Social Security Legislation Amendment (Community Development Program) Bill 2018 (presented out of session on 12 October 2018)Parliamentary paper number 340/2018
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My Health Records Amendment (Strengthening Privacy) Bill 2018 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 12 October 2018)Parliamentary paper number 339/2018
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Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission Bill 2018 [Provisions] and Aged Care Quality and Safety Commission (Consequential Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2018 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 19 October 2018)Parliamentary paper number 524/2018
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Maintaining Income Thresholds) Bill 2018 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 568/2018
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Encouraging Self-sufficiency for Newly Arrived Migrants) Bill 2018 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 567/2018
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Additional estimates 2018-19Parliamentary paper number 146/2019
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Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Income Management and Cashless Welfare) Bill 2019 (presented out of session on 1 April 2019)Parliamentary paper number 125/2019
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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2019) (presented out of session on 14 May 2019)Parliamentary paper number 168/2019
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Budget estimates 2019-20 (presented out of session on 14 May 2019)Parliamentary paper number 178/2019
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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2019)Parliamentary paper number 230/2019
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Family Assistance Legislation Amendment (Extend Family Assistance to ABSTUDY Secondary School Boarding Students Aged 16 and Over) Bill 2019 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 5 September 2019)Parliamentary paper number 236/2019
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National Disability Insurance Scheme Amendment (Streamlined Governance) Bill 2019 (presented out of session on 6 September 2019)Parliamentary paper number 243/2019
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Social Services Legislation Amendment (Drug Testing Trial) Bill 2019 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 10 October 2019)Parliamentary paper number 284/2019
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Human Services Amendment (Photographic Identification and Fraud Prevention) Bill 2019Parliamentary paper number 382/2019
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Social Security (Administration) Amendment (Income Management to Cashless Debit Card Transition) Bill 2019 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 7 November 2019)Parliamentary paper number 480/2019
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Australian Institute of Health and Welfare Amendment (Assisted Reproductive Treatment Statistics) Bill 2019Parliamentary paper number 532/2019
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Progress report: Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Amendment (Sport Integrity Australia) Bill 2019 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 3 February 2020)
Progress report: Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Amendment (Enhancing Australia’s Anti-Doping Capability) Bill 2019 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 3 February 2020)
Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Amendment (Sport Integrity Australia) Bill 2019 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 14/2020
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Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Amendment (Enhancing Australia’s Anti-Doping Capability) Bill 2019 [Provisions]Parliamentary paper number 35/2020
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Social Services and Other Legislation Amendment (Simplifying Income Reporting and Other Measures) Bill 2020 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 20 February 2020)Parliamentary paper number 32/2020
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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2020)Parliamentary paper number 45/2020
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Paid Parental Leave Amendment (Flexibility Measures) Bill 2020 [Provisions] (presented out of session on 19 March 2020)Parliamentary paper number 72/2020
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Additional estimates 2019-20 (presented out of session on 24 March 2020)Parliamentary paper number 86/2020
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