Parliamentary committee work continues during COVID-19 emergency

Victorian parliamentary committees are continuing to work on their public inquiries during the COVID-19 emergency. Submissions are being received and analysed, research is being undertaken via remote work arrangements, and public hearings are being arranged online.

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Parliamentary committee inquiries currently seeking submissions include:

Submissions can be made online by clicking on the links above.

COVID-19 response inquiry

The Public Accounts and Estimates Committee has commenced a public inquiry into the Victorian Government’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Public hearings will be live streamed. More details on the inquiry are available from the Committee’s website.

Committee public hearings

Some committees have had to delay public hearings in the interests of community safety during the COVID-19 period. Committees may conduct public hearings online in the weeks ahead. A list of hearings will be made available on this page.

More information on current inquiries

For the latest information about the status of current parliamentary committee inquiries, go to the current inquiries tab on this page. Follow the link to the webpage of the inquiry that you are interested in. On each inquiry webpage you will find copies of submissions received, transcripts of any public hearings held and details of any upcoming activities such as hearings.

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rutiny of Acts and Regulations

Inquiry into Victoria’s Justice SystemReferred (Terms of reference)
Inquiry into the Education and Prevention Functions of Victoria’s Integrity AgenciesAccepting information from departments
Inquiry into the Use of Cannabis in VictoriaAccepting information from departments
Inquiry into the Victorian Government's Response to the COVID-19 PandemicConducting public hearings
Inquiry into Air Pollution in VictoriaReferred (Terms of reference)
Inquiry into Renewable Energy in VictoriaReferred (Terms of reference)
Inquiry into the Impact of Social Media on Elections and Electoral AdministrationAccepting submissions
Inquiry into Ecosystem Decline in VictoriaAccepting information from departments
Inquiry into Auditor-General’s report No. 253: Managing School Infrastructure (2017)Conducting public hearings
Inquiry into Anti-Vilification Protections Conducting public hearings
Inquiry into Gender Responsive BudgetingConducting public hearings
Inquiry into Management of Child Sex Offender Information Referred (Terms of reference)
Inquiry into Nuclear ProhibitionDrafting report
Inquiry into Homelessness in Victoria Accepting information from departments
Inquiry into Expanding Melbourne's Free Tram ZoneDrafting report
Inquiry into the Increase in Victoria’s Road TollConducting public hearings
Inquiry into the Conduct of the 2018 Victorian State Election Final report tabled
Inquiry into Early Childhood Engagement of CALD CommunitiesDrafting report
Inquiry into Responses to Historical Forced Adoptions in Victoria Accepting submissions
Inquiry into Sustainable Employment for Disadvantaged JobseekersFinal report tabled
Inquiry into access to TAFE for learners with disabilityAccepting submissions
Inquiry into Tackling Climate Change in Victorian Communities Conducting public hearings
Inquiry into Environmental Infrastructure for Growing PopulationsAccepting submissions