Guide

National security legislation in the 44th and 45th Parliaments: a quick guide

Legislation National security Counter-terrorism Terrorism Domestic terrorism Australia
Description

This quick guide provides summaries of, and links to key resources on, government bills passed in the 44th and 45th Parliaments that related to:

  • introducing or expanding counter-terrorism or national security-related powers
  • introducing or expanding terrorism or national security-related offences
  • protecting critical infrastructure or
  • the functions and powers of the six agencies comprising the Australian Intelligence Community

It provides the same information for government national security bills that lapsed when the 45th Parliament was prorogued, and which may be re-introduced in the 46th Parliament.

Publication Details
Publication Year:
2019