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Scope

The Economics Legislation Committee examined legislation referred to it by the Senate, scrutinised proposed annual and additional expenditure and monitored the administration and annual reports of government portfolios including Treasurer, industry, science, technology, industrial relations, tourism and resources.

Chairs

Bruce Kenneth Childs

nswALP

Alan Baird Ferguson

saLIB

Brian Francis Gibson

tasLIB

George Henry Brandis

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Sequence

Reports

Date tabledTitleRead report
Consideration of the World Trade Organization Amendments BillsParliamentary paper number 474/1994
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Estimates Report, December 1994Parliamentary paper number 471/1994
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Consideration of the Income Tax (Deficit Deferral) Bill 1994; Income Tax Rates Amendment Bill 1994 and Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No. 4) 1994Parliamentary paper number 474/1994
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Examination of Annual Reports - No. 1 of 1995Parliamentary paper number 484/1995
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Consideration of the Competition Policy Reform Bill 1995Parliamentary paper number 486/1995
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Estimates Report, June 1995Parliamentary paper number 491/1995
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Customs and Excise Legislation Amendment Bill 1995Parliamentary paper number 486/1995
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Provisions of the Sales Tax (Exemptions and Classifications) Modification (General) Bill 1995Parliamentary paper number 486/1995
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Examination of Annual Reports - No. 2 of 1995Parliamentary paper number 485/1995
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Consideration of Provisions of the Taxation Laws Amendment (FBT Cost of Compliance) Bill 1995Parliamentary paper number 488/1995
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Consideration of the Customs and Excise Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 2) 1995Parliamentary paper number 488/1995
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Estimates Report, November 1995Parliamentary paper number 492/1995
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Agencies Failing to Report to the Parliament for the 1993-94 Financial YearParliamentary paper number 466/1995
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Examination of Annual Reports - No. 1 of 1996Parliamentary paper number 425/1996
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Provisions of the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No. 1) 1996Parliamentary paper number 432/1996
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Examination of Annual Reports - No. 2 of 1996Parliamentary paper number 426/1996
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Estimates Report, October 1996Parliamentary paper number 431/1996
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Industry Research and Development Amendment Bill 1996Parliamentary paper number 428/1996
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Bounty Legislation Amendment Bill 1996Parliamentary paper number 428/1996
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No. 3) 1996Parliamentary paper number 428/1996
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Workplace Relations and Other Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 2) 1996Parliamentary paper number 428/1996
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Examination of Annual Reports: No. 1 of 1997Parliamentary paper number 135/1997
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Estimates Report, March 1997Parliamentary paper number 137/1997
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Customs and Excise Legislation Amendment Bill (No.2) 1996 (No.2)Parliamentary paper number 138/1997
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Productivity Commission Bill 1996 and Productivity Commission (Repeals, Transitional and Consequential Amendments) Bill 1996Parliamentary paper number 138/1997
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Public Equity in Telstra Corporation LtdParliamentary paper number 133/1997
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Financial Laws Amendment Bill 1996Parliamentary paper number 138/1997
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Industrial Relations Legislation Amendment Bill 1996Parliamentary paper number 138/1997
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Taxation Laws Amendment (Infrastructure Borrowings) Bill 1997Parliamentary paper number 138/1997
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.2) 1997Parliamentary paper number 138/1997
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.3) 1997Parliamentary paper number 138/1997
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Excise Tariff Amendment Bill (No.1) 1997Parliamentary paper number 138/1997
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Estimates Report, June 1997Parliamentary paper number 136/1997
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Examination of Annual Reports: No. 2 of 1997Parliamentary paper number 470/1997
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Customs Legislation (Anti-Dumping) Amendment Bill 1997 and Customs Tariff (Anti-Dumping) Amendment Bill 1997Parliamentary paper number 461/1997
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Workplace Relations Amendment Bill 1997Parliamentary paper number 461/1997
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Estimates Report, November 1997Parliamentary paper number 465/1997
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Provisions of the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.5) 1997Parliamentary paper number 461/1997
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Taxation Laws Amendment (Trust Loss and Other Deductions) Bill 1997, Family Trust Distribution Tax (Primary Liability) Bill 1997and related bill & Medicare Levy Consequential Amendment (Trust Loss) Bill 1997 (Errata tabled 2 March 1998)Parliamentary paper number 461/1997
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Examination of Annual Reports - No. 1 of 1998Parliamentary paper number 147/1998
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.7) 1997Parliamentary paper number 145/1998
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Australian Prudential Regulation Authority and Financial Sector Reform BillsParliamentary paper number 145/1998
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Estimates Report, June 1998Parliamentary paper number 144/1998
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Trade Practices Amendment (Country of Origin Representations) Bill 1998Parliamentary paper number 145/1998
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Taxation Laws Amendment (Part-Time Students) Bill 1997Parliamentary paper number 145/1998
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Interim Report on the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.4) 1998 (presented to the President of the Senate on 11 August 1998)
Examination of Annual Reports: No.2 of 1998Parliamentary paper number 401/1998
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Estimates Report, March 1999Parliamentary paper number 94/1999
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Examination of Annual Reports: No. 1 of 1999Parliamentary paper number 58/1999
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Financial Sector (Transfers of Business) Bill 1999, Financial Sector Reform (Amendments and Transitional Provisions) Bill (No.1) 1999, and Income Tax Rates Amendment (RSAs Provided by Registered Organizations) Bill 1999Parliamentary paper number 99/1999
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.4.) 1998Parliamentary paper number 99/1999
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Superannuation Legislation Amendment Bill (No.3) 1999Parliamentary paper number 99/1999
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Estimates Report, June 1999Parliamentary paper number 154/1999
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Textile, Clothing and Footwear Strategic Investment Program Bill 1999Parliamentary paper number 99/1999
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Customs Amendment (Warehouses) Bill 1999 and the Import Processing Charges Amendment (Warehouses) Bill 1999Parliamentary paper number 447/1999
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Examination of Annual Reports: No. 2 of 1999Parliamentary paper number 185/1999
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Superannuation Contributions and Termination Payments Taxes Legislation Amendment Bill 1999Parliamentary paper number 447/1999
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.5) 1999Parliamentary paper number 447/1999
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A New Tax System (Tax Administration) Bill 1999Parliamentary paper number 447/1999
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.8) 1999Parliamentary paper number 447/1999
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Diesel and Alternative Fuels Grants Scheme (Administration and Compliance) Bill 1999Parliamentary paper number 447/1999
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No. 9) 1999Parliamentary paper number 447/1999
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A New Tax System (Indirect Tax and Consequential Amendments) Bill 1999 and A New Tax System (Indirect Tax and Consequential Amendments) Bill (No.2) 1999Parliamentary paper number 447/1999
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Estimates Report, March 2000Parliamentary paper number 83/2000
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Examination of Annual Reports - No. 1 of 2000Parliamentary paper number 157/2000
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Excise Tariff Amendment Bill (No.1) 2000 and Customs Tariff Amendment Bill (No.1) 2000Parliamentary paper number 151/2000
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A New Tax System (Trade Practices Amendment Bill) 2000Parliamentary paper number 151/2000
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New Business Tax System (Alienation of Personal Services Income) Bill 2000 and related bills (Erratum tabled 7 June 2000)Parliamentary paper number 151/2000
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.11) 1999Parliamentary paper number 151/2000
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New Business Tax System (Integrity Measures) Bill 2000Parliamentary paper number 151/2000
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Estimates Report, June 2000Parliamentary paper number 153/2000
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A New Tax System (Tax Administration) Bill (No.2) 2000Parliamentary paper number 151/2000
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Sales Tax (Customs) (Industrial Safety Equipment) Bill 2000, SalesTax (Excise) (Industrial Safety Equipment) Bill 2000, Sales Tax (General) (Industrial Safety Equipment) Bill 2000 and Sales Tax (Industrial Safety Equipment) (Transitional Provisions) BillParliamentary paper number 151/2000
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Petroleum Excise Amendment (Measures to Address Evasion) Bill 2000Parliamentary paper number 446/2000
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Excise Amendment (Compliance Improvement) Bill 2000Parliamentary paper number 446/2000
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Financial Sector Legislation Amendment Bill (No.1) 2000Parliamentary paper number 446/2000
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Examination of Annual Reports: No. 2 of 2000Parliamentary paper number 444/2000
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.7) 2000Parliamentary paper number 446/2000
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.8) 2000Parliamentary paper number 446/2000
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Annual Reports referred to Legislation Committees: No. 1 of 2001Parliamentary paper number 43/2001
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Estimates Report, March 2001Parliamentary paper number 64/2001
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Estimates Report, June 2001Parliamentary paper number 132/2001
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Patents Amendment Bill 2001Parliamentary paper number 237/2001
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Taxation Laws Amendment (Research and Development) Bill 2001Parliamentary paper number 237/2001
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Scrutiny of Annual Reports: No. 2 of 2001Parliamentary paper number 172/2001
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Commonwealth Inscribed Stock Amendment Bill 2001Parliamentary paper number 329/2002
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Estimates Report, March 2002Parliamentary paper number 243/2002
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Taxation Laws Amendment (Superannuation) Bill (No. 1) 2002 [and] Income Tax (Superannuation Payments Withholding Tax) Bill 2002Parliamentary paper number 329/2002
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Scrutiny of Annual Reports: No. 1 of 2002Parliamentary paper number 242/2002
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Estimates Report, June 2002Parliamentary paper number 328/2002
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New Business Tax System (Consolidation) Bill (No. 1) 2002Parliamentary paper number 329/2002
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Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No. 4) 2002Parliamentary paper number 329/2002
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Diesel Fuel Rebate Scheme Amendment Bill 2002Parliamentary paper number 329/2002
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Space Activities Amendment Bill 2002Parliamentary paper number 606/2002
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Annual Reports (No. 2 of 2002)Parliamentary paper number 573/2002
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New Business Tax System (Consolidation, Value Shifting, Demergers and Other Measures) Bill 2002Parliamentary paper number 606/2002
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Provisions of the Excise Tariff Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2002 [and] Provisions of the Customs Tariff Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2002Parliamentary paper number 606/2002
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Provisions of the New Business Tax System (Consolidation and Other Measures) Bill (No. 1) 2002Parliamentary paper number 606/2002
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Inspector-General of Taxation Bill 2002Parliamentary paper number 606/2002
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Trade Practices Amendment (Liability for Recreational Services) Bill 2002Parliamentary paper number 606/2002
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Provisions of the Financial Sector Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 2) 2002Parliamentary paper number 606/2002
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Additional estimates 2002-03Parliamentary paper number 55/2003
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Provisions of the Corporations Amendment (Repayment of Directors' Bonuses) Bill 2002Parliamentary paper number 152/2003
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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2003)Parliamentary paper number 56/2003
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Provisions of the Energy Grants (Credits) Scheme Bill 2003 and the Energy Grants (Credits) Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2003Parliamentary paper number 152/2003
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Provisions of the Corporations Legislation Amendment Bill 2002, the Corporations (Fees) Amendment Bill 2002 and the Corporations (Review Fees) Bill 2002Parliamentary paper number 152/2003
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Provisions of the Terrorism Insurance Bill 2002Parliamentary paper number 152/2003
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Provisions of the Designs Bill 2002 and the Designs (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2002 (presented out of session on 28 May 2003)Parliamentary paper number 152/2003
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Provisions of the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No. 4) 2003Parliamentary paper number 152/2003
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Provisions of the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No. 8) 2002Parliamentary paper number 152/2003
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Budget estimates 2003-04Parliamentary paper number 151/2003
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New Business Tax System (Taxation of Financial Arrangements) Bill (No. 1) 2003Parliamentary paper number 439/2003
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Provisions of the Trade Practices Amendment (Personal Injuries and Death) Bill 2003Parliamentary paper number 439/2003
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Provisions of the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No. 5) 2003Parliamentary paper number 439/2003
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Provisions of the Financial Services Reform Amendment Bill 2003Parliamentary paper number 439/2003
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Provisions of the ACIS Administration Amendment Bill 2003 and the Customs Tariff Amendment (ACIS) Bill 2003Parliamentary paper number 439/2003
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Provisions of the Taxation Laws Amendment Bill (No.7) 2003Parliamentary paper number 439/2003
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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2003)Parliamentary paper number 267/2003
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Provisions of the Energy Grants (Cleaner Fuels) Scheme Bill 2003 and the Energy Grants (Cleaner Fuels) Scheme (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2003 (Errata tabled 24 November 2003)Parliamentary paper number 439/2003
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Late Payment of Commercial Debts (Interest) Bill 2003Parliamentary paper number 439/2003
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Provisions of the International Tax Agreements Amendment Bill 2003 (presented out of session on 3 November 2003)Parliamentary paper number 439/2003
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Financial Services Reform Amendment Bill 2003Parliamentary paper number 439/2003
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Provisions of the Taxation Laws Amendment (Superannuation Contributions Splitting) Bill 2003 and associated regulationsParliamentary paper number 439/2003
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Provisions of the Superannuation Safety Amendment Bill 2003 (presented out of session on 19 February 2004)Parliamentary paper number 141/2004
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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2004)Parliamentary paper number 84/2004
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Provisions of the Greater Sunrise Unitisation Agreement Implementation Bill 2004 and the Customs Tariff Amendment (Greater Sunrise) Bill 2004Parliamentary paper number 141/2004
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Additional estimates 2003-04Parliamentary paper number 63/2004
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Taxation Laws (Clearing and Settlement Facility Support) Bill 2003Parliamentary paper number 141/2004
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Tax Laws Amendment (2004 Measures No. 1) Bill 2004Parliamentary paper number 141/2004
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New International Tax Arrangements Bill 2003Parliamentary paper number 141/2004
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Provisions of the Treasury Legislation Amendment (Professional Standards) Bill 2003 (additional information tabled 15 June 2004)Parliamentary paper number 141/2004
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Provisions of the Tourism Australia Bill 2004 (additional information tabled on 16 June 2004)Parliamentary paper number 141/2004
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Budget estimates 2004-05Parliamentary paper number 140/2004
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Superannuation Budget Measures Bill 2004, Superannuation Laws Amendment (2004 Measures No. 1) Bill 2004 and Superannuation Laws Amendment (2004 Measures No. 2) Bill 2004 (additional information tabled on 22 June 2004) (corrigendum tabled on 24 June 2004)Parliamentary paper number 141/2004
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Tax Laws Amendment (2004 Measures No. 3) Bill 2004Parliamentary paper number 141/2004
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Provisions of the Tax Laws Amendment (Wine Producer Rebate and Other Measures) Bill 2004Parliamentary paper number 209/2004
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Provisions of the Textile, Clothing and Footwear Strategic Investment Program Amendment (Post-2005 scheme) Bill 2004 and the Customs Tariff Amendment (Textile, Clothing and Footwear Post-2005 Arrangements) Bill 2004Parliamentary paper number 209/2004
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Superannuation Industry (Supervision) Amendment Regulations 2004 (No. 2) [Statutory Rules 2004 No. 84]Parliamentary paper number 208/2004
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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2004) (presented out of session on 1 September 2004)Parliamentary paper number 239/2004
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Provisions of the Tax Laws Amendment (Superannuation Reporting) Bill 2004Parliamentary paper number 228/2004
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Provisions of the Tax Laws Amendment (2004 Measures No. 7) Bill 2004 (additional information tabled on 16 March 2005)Parliamentary paper number 172/2005
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Additional estimates 2004-05Parliamentary paper number 64/2005

Officials from the Department of Industry, Tourism and Resources appear before the Economics Legislation Committee with Senator the Hon Nick Minchin, Minister for Finance and Administration , 16 February 2005.

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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2005)Parliamentary paper number 60/2005
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Provisions of the Trade Practices Legislation Amendment Bill (No. 1) 2005Parliamentary paper number 172/2005
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Budget estimates 2005-06Parliamentary paper number 171/2005
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Superannuation Bill 2005; Superannuation (Consequential Amendments) Bill 2005; Superannuation Legislation Amendment (Choice of Superannuation Funds) Bill 2005Parliamentary paper number 172/2005
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Provisions of the Tax Laws Amendment (Improvements to Self Assessment) Bill (No. 1) 2005 and Shortfall Interest Charge (Imposition) Bill 2005Parliamentary paper number 172/2005
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Tax Laws Amendment (2005 Measures No. 1) Bill 2005 (additional evidence tabled on 5 September 2005)Parliamentary paper number 172/2005
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Provisions of the Trade Practices Amendment (National Access Regime) Bill 2005Parliamentary paper number 462/2005
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Provisions of the Energy Efficiency Opportunities Bill 2005Parliamentary paper number 462/2005
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Annual reports (No. 2 of 2005)Parliamentary paper number 202/2005
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Provisions of the Tax Laws Amendment (Loss Recoupment Rules and Other Measures) Bill 2005Parliamentary paper number 462/2005
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Provisions of the Future Fund Bill 2005Parliamentary paper number 145/2006
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Annual reports (No. 1 of 2006)Parliamentary paper number 84/2006
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Additional estimates 2005-06Parliamentary paper number 61/2006
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Interim report - Provisions of the Petroleum Retail Legislation Repeal Bill 2005 (presented out of session on 2 May 2006) (see report tabled on 11 May 2006 - PP 145/06)
Provisions of the Petroleum Retail Legislation Repeal Bill 2006Parliamentary paper number 145/2006
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Interim report - Provisions of the Customs Amendment (Fuel Tax Reform and Other Measures) Bill 2006 and three related bills (presented out of session on 7 June 2006) (see report tabled on 15 June 2006 - PP 145/06)
Interim report - Provisions of the Fuel Tax Bill 2006 and the Fuel Tax (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2006 (presented out of session on 7 June 2006) (see report tabled on 15 June 2006 - PP 145/06)
Provisions of the Customs Amendment (Fuel Tax Reform and Other Measures) Bill 2006 and three related bills (presented out of session on 14 June 2006)Parliamentary paper number 145/2006
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Provisions of the Fuel Tax Bill 2006 and the Fuel Tax (Consequential and Transitional Provisions) Bill 2006 (presented out of session on 14 June 2006) (erratum presented out of session on 14 July 2006)Parliamentary paper number 145/2006
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Budget estimates 2006-07Parliamentary paper number 144/2006
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Provisions of the Petroleum Resource Rent Tax Assessment Amendment Bill 2006 and the Petroleum Resource Rent Tax (Instalment Transfer Interest Charge Imposition) Bill 2006 (presented out of session on 21 June 2006)Parliamentary paper number 145/2006
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Provisions of the Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 3) Bill 2006 (presented out of session on 21 June 2006)Parliamentary paper number 145/2006
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Provisions of the Intellectual Property Laws Amendment Bill 2006Parliamentary paper number 436/2006
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Interim report - Provisions of the Tax Laws Amendment (2006 Measures No. 4) Bill 2006 (presented out of session on 31 August 2006) (see report tabled on 9 October 2006 - PP 437/06)
Annual reports (No. 2 of 2006)Parliamentary paper number 175/2006
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