Parliament

Report
28 March 2017

Under the Human Rights (Parliamentary Scrutiny) Act 2011, the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights is required to examine bills, Acts and legislative instruments for...

Report
21 March 2017

Under the Human Rights (Parliamentary Scrutiny) Act 2011, the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights is required to examine bills, Acts and legislative instruments for...

Guide
20 February 2017

This quick guide contains the most recent tables showing the composition of Australian parliaments by party and gender.

Report
16 February 2017

Under the Human Rights (Parliamentary Scrutiny) Act 2011, the Parliamentary Joint Committee on Human Rights is required to examine bills, Acts and legislative instruments for...

Report
12 January 2017

Provides an overview of the issues and outcome for the 15 October 2016 election for the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Legislative Assembly.

Report
23 December 2016

Highlights significant milestones associated with Parliament House and the Parliament between January 2014 and December 2015.

Report
22 December 2016

Analyses the 1,876 instances of disorderly behaviour recorded in Hansard with a view to identifying patterns over time, the extent and degree of disorderly behaviour.

Report
24 November 2016

This paper reviews the major parliamentary and political events of the 44th Parliament.

Article
10 October 2016

Pursuing vigilante justice under parliamentary privilege should never be an element of the criminal justice system.

Guide
9 September 2016

This paper chronicles Commonwealth Members of Parliament (MPs) who are identified as having engaged in active service in the Australian Defence Forces during the Second World War, based on the...