Development of leglislation

Once a Bill is introduced into Parliament it is referred to a select committee. Select committees are appointed by the House of Representatives to undertake business on behalf of the House, and allow for detailed examination of matters and for members of the public to have a direct input into the parliamentary process.

Find out more about the select committee process and how to make a submission to a select committee here (external link) .

You can also see a list of all Bills currently in the Select Committee process (external link) or read Select Committee reports on Bills that have been considered. (external link)