On 29 November 2012 the Senate referred the above inquiry to the Community Affairs Legislation Committee for inquiry and report by 13 March 2013. The Bill and accompanying documents can be accessed at: http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Bills_Legislation/Bills_Search_Results/Result?bId=r4946
The Committee invites you to provide a written submission addressing issues that may be of relevance to you. The Committee would appreciate your submission to be lodged by 25 January 2013. Please contact the secretariat if you wish to make a submission but are unable to do so by this date.
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