Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Committee

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Parliament of Australia


5 Sep 2017

This bill seeks to make changes to the Australian Citizenship Act 2007 (Citizenship Act) and the Migration Act 1958 (Migration Act), proposing to introduce additional requirements for people seeking to obtain citizenship by conferral.


5 Jun 2015

This bill covers the introduction of a single, broad power for collecting personal identifiers, and the collection of biometric information from minors, 'incapable' persons and asylum seekers.

Research report

28 Nov 2005

This report provides a background and overview of the Bill, considers key provisions of the regimes for Commonwealth preventative detention orders and for ‘control orders’ to authorise the overt close monitoring of terrorist suspects. It considers the provisions of the Bill relating to sedition and...

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