Bills Status

ITEM No.Date TABLED Bill No.Short TitleLong TItleHISTORYReferred to WHICH Standing CommitteeCommittee report tabledComments
121–11–14Bill No. 1 of 20142015 AppropriationA Bill for an Act to appropriate a sum of three billion, twenty five million, six thousand, and five hundred dollars for the ordinary services of government for the year ending 31st December, 2015• FR – 21 November 2014
• SR – 1 December 2014
• TR – 8 December 2014
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 8 December 2014
The Bill was set down under SO51 and read in conjunction with SO98 to the Committee of SupplyWas referred to the Committee of the Whole Parliament known as the Committee of Supply and deliberated upon by the Members of Parliament. Completed
221–11–14Bill No. 2 of 2014Income Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Income Tax Act ( Cap. 201) Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
321–11–14Bill No. 3 of 2014Fringe Benefit Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Fringe Benefit Tax Decree 2012Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
421–11–14Bill No. 4 of 2014Service Turnover Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Service Turnover Tax Decree 2012Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
521–11–14Bill No. 5 of 2014Stamp Duties (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Stamp Duties Act ( Cap. 205) Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
621–11–14Bill No. 6 of 2014Tax Administration (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Tax Administration Decree 2009Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
721–11–14Bill No. 7 of 2014Excise (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Excise Act 1986Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
821–11–14Bill No. 8 of 2014Customs (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Act 1986Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
921–11–14Bill No. 9 of 2014Customs Tariff (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Tariff Act 1986Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
1021–11–14Bill No. 10 of 2014Value Added Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Value Added Tax Decree 1991Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
1121–11–14Bill No. 11 of 2014Capital Gains Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Capital Gains Tax Decree 2011Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
1221–11–14Bill No. 12 of 2014Tertiary Scholarship and Loans (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Tertiary Scholarship and Loans Decree 2014Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
1321–11–14Bill No.13 of 2014Land Sales (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Land Sales Act ( Cap. 137)Bill Nos. 2 to 13 of 2014 were withdrawn by Hon. A Saiyed Khaiyum on 1 December 2014 under SO90.
1411–12–14Bill No. 14 of 2014Service Turnover Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Service Turnover Tax Decree 2012• FR – The following Consequential Bills were moved pursuant to SO51(1) and moved for the Bills to be considered by Parliament without any delay on 11 December 2014Completed
1511–12–14Bill No. 15 of 2014Tax Administration (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Tax Administration Decree 2009• The following Bills were debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 11 December 2014Completed
1611–12–14Bill No.16 of 2014Tertiary Scholarship and Loans (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Tertiary Scholarship and Loans Decree 2014Completed
1711–12–14Bill No.17 of 2014Income Tax (Budget Amendment) A Bill for an Act to amend the Income Tax Act ( Cap.201) Completed
1811–12–14Bill No.18 of 2014Fringe Benefit Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Fringe Benefit Tax Decree 2012 Completed
1911–12–14Bill No. 19 of 2014Excise (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Excise Act 1986Completed
2011–12–14Bill No. 20 of 2014Customs (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Act 1986Completed
2111–12–14Bill No. 21 of 2014Customs Tariff (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Tariff Act 1986Completed
2211–12–14Bill No. 22 of 2014Value Added Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Value Added Tax Decree 1991Completed
2311–12–14Bill No. 23 of 2014Capital Gains Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Capital Gains Tax Decree 2012Completed
2411–12–14Bill No. 24 of 2014Stamp Duties (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Stamp Duties Act (Cap.205) Completed
2511–12–14Bill No. 25 of 2014FNPF (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Fiji National Provident Fund Decree 2012Completed
2611–12–14Bill No. 26 of 2014Maritime Transport (Amendment) A Bill for an Act to amend the Maritime Transport Decree 2013Completed
2711–12–14Bill No. 27 of 2014Ship Registration (Amendment) A Bill for an Act to amend the Ship Registration Decree 2013 Completed
2811–12–14Bill No. 28 of 2014Land Sales (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Land Sales Act ( Cap. 137)Completed
ITEM No.Date TABLEDBill No.Short TitleLong TItleHISTORYReferred to WHICH Standing CommitteeCommittee report tabledCurrent StatusComments
19–2–2015Bill No. 1 of 2015Boxing Commission of Fiji (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Boxing Commission of Fiji Promulgation 2008• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 9
February 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 11 February 2015
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
29–2–2015Bill No. 2 of 2015Republic of Fiji Military Forces (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Republic of Fiji Military Forces Act • FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 9 February 2015The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
39–2–2015Bill No. 3 of 2015CompaniesA Bill for an Act to regulate Companies in the Republic of Fiji• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 9 February 2015
• Committee Report tabled its report on 19 May 2015
• The Leader of the Government in Parliament moved under SO87(3) for parts to be voted in groups and the Parliament formed into the Committee of the Whole Parliament on 22 May 2015
• Under consideration in Committee of whole of Parliament on 22 May 2015
• TR – The Bill was moved and read the third time and was debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 22 May 2015
Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice, Law and Human RightsThe Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 19 May 2015Completed
414–05–2015Bill No. 4 of 2015National FlagA Bill for an Act to make provision for the National Flag of the Republic of Fiji and to provide for its use and protection• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 14 May 2015
• Committee Report tabled its report on 26 August 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 26 August 2015
Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice, Law and Human Rights and to be reported back earlyThe Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 26 August 2015 as

“Report on the National Flag Protection Bill 2015 (Bill No. 4 of 2015)” PP 39 of 2015
Completed
514–05–2015Bill No. 5 of 2015Coat of ArmsA Bill for an Act to declare the Coat of Arms of the Republic of Fiji and to make provisions for its use• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 14 May 2015
• Committee Report tabled its report on 26 August 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 26 August 2015
Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice, Law and Human Rights and to be reported back early. The Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 26 August 2015 as

“Report on the Coat of Arms Bill 2015 (Bill No. 5 of 2015)” PP 40 of 2015
Completed
614–05–2015Bill No. 6 of 2015 RotumaA Bill for an Act to provide for the regulation of Rotuman affairs and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(2) on 14 May 2015
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 26 April 2016
FR – 14/05/2015
SR – 26/4/2016 Restored to the Order paper under SO 97 and referred to Standing Committee of Social Affair
Under consideration by the CommitteeThe Committee is still considering this Bill under consultation with the SG’s Office
(Pending with the Social Affairs Committee)
714–05–2015Bill No. 7 of 2015 Rotuma LandsA Bill for an Act to provide for a lands commission in Rotuma, to provide for the registration of Rotumans, to regulate the registration, dealing with and transmission of land and related matters • FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(2) on 14 May 2015
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 26 April 2016
FR – 14/05/2015
SR– 26/4/2016 Restored to the Order paper under SO 97 and referred to Standing Committee of Social Affair
Under consideration by the CommitteeThe Committee is still considering this Bill under consultation with the SG’s Office
(Pending with the Social Affairs Committee)
815–05–2015Bill No. 8 of 2015Surfing Decree (Repeal)A Bill for an Act to repeal the Regulation of Surfing Areas Decree 2010• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(2) on 15 May 2015• Honourable Speaker ruled that the Bills be withdrawn at this particular stage on 28 August 2015
915–05–2015Bill No. 9 of 2015Mahogany Industry Development (Repeal)A Bill for an Act to repeal the Mahogany Industry Development Decree 2010• SR – 9 July 2015• A legal opinion would be sought and written explanation provided to the Members concerned
1022–5–2015Bill No. 10 of 2015 Employment Relations (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Employment Relations Promulgation 2007 and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 22 May 2015
• Committee Report tabled its report on 8 July 2015
• TR – 8 July 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 8 July 2015
Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice, Law and Human RightsThe Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 8 July 2015 as

“Report on the Employment Relations Promulgation (Amendment) Bill 2015, (Bill No. 10 of 2015)” PP 41 of 2015
Completed
118–7–2015Bill No. 11 of 2015Fiji Roads Authority (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Fiji Roads Authority Decree 2012• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 8 July 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon, and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 9 July 2015
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
128–7–2015Bill No. 12 of 2015Land Transport (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Land Transport Act 1998• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 8 July 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 9 July 2015
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
138–7–2015Bill No. 13 of 2015Income Tax (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Income Tax Act (Cap. 201)• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 8 July 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 9 July 2015 .
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
148–7–2015Bill No. 14 of 2015Workmen’s Compensation (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Workmen’s Compensation Act (Cap. 94)• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 8 July 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 9 July 2015 .
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
158–7–2015Bill No. 15 of 2015Media Industry Development (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Media Industry Development Decree 2010• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 8 July 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 9 July 2015 .
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
1624–8–2015Bill No. 18 of 2015Sugar Industry (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Sugar Industry Act (Cap. 206)• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 24 August 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 25 August 2015 .
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
1724–8–2015Bill No. 19 of 2015Sugar Cane Growers Fund (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Sugar Cane Growers Fund Act (Cap. 207)• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 24 August 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 25 August 2015 .
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
1824–8–2015Bill No. 20 of 2015Tax Administration (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Tax Administration Decree 2009• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 24 August 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 25 August 2015.
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
1924–8–2015Bill No. 21 of 2015Employment Relations (Administration) (Amendment) (No. 2)A Bill for an Act to amend the Employment Relations Promulgation 2007• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 24 August 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 25 August 2015 .
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
2027–8–2015Bill No. 22 of 2015Income TaxA Bill for an Act to revise, simplify and consolidate the laws relating to Income Tax• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 27 August 2015
• Moved pursuant to SO97 on 16 November 2015
• Committee Report tabled its report on 16 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
The Bill was moved under SO51, but to be referred to the Standing Committee on Justice, Law and Human Rights and to be reported back early.The Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 16 November 2015 as

“Report on the Income Tax Bill 2015 (Bill No. 22 of 2015)” PP 71 of 2015
Completed
216–11–2015Bill No. 23 of 2015AppropriationA Bill for an Act to appropriate a sum of three billion, ninety million, eight hundred forty thousand and three hundred twenty dollars for the ordinary services of Government for the year ending 31 December 2016 • FR – 6 November 2015
• SR – 16 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 19 November 2015
Completed
226–11–2015Bill No. 24 of 2015Service Turnover Tax (Budget Amendment)  A Bill for an Act to amend the Service Turnover Decree 2012• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
The following consequential Bills to the 2016 National Budget be considered by Parliament without delayWas not referred to any Standing CommitteeCompleted
236–11–2015Bill No. 25 of 2015Tax Administration (Budget Amendment) A Bill for an Act to amend the Tax Administration Decree 2009• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
246–11–2015Bill No. 26 of 2015Stamp Duties (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Stamp Duties Act (Cap. 205) • FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
256–11–2015Bill No. 27 of 2015Environmental Levy A Bill for an Act to impose an Environmental Levy on prescribed service turnover and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
266–11–2015Bill No. 28 of 2015Airport Departure (Budget Amendment) A Bill for an Act to amend the Airport Departure Tax Act 1986 • FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
276–11–2015Bill No. 29 of 2015Value Added Tax (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Value Added Tax Decree 1991 • FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
286–11–2015Bill No. 30 of 2015Customs (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Act 1986 • FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
296–11–2015Bill No. 31 of 2015Customs Tariff (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Tariff Act 1986 • FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
306–11–2015Bill No. 32 of 2015Excise (Budget Amendment) A Bill for an Act to amend the Excise Act 1986• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
316–11–2015Bill No. 33 of 2015Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority Act 1998 • FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
326–11–2015Bill No. 34 of 2015Medicinal Products (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Medicinal Products Decree 2011• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
The following consequential Bills to the 2016 National Budget be considered by Parliament without delayWas not referred to any Standing CommitteeCompleted
336–11–2015Bill No. 35 of 2015Pharmacy Profession (Budget Amendment) A Bill for an Act to amend the Pharmacy Profession Decree 2011 • FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6
November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
346–11–2015Bill No 36 of 2015National Fire Services (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the National Fire Service Act 1994 • FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
356–11–2015 Bill No. 37 of 2015Ship Registration (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Ship Registration Decree 2013• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
366–11–2015Bill No. 38 of 2015Tertiary Scholarship and Loans (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Tertiary Scholarship and Loans Decree 2014• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 November 2015
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 20 November 2015
Completed
ITEM No.DateTABLEDBill No.Short TitleLong TItleHISTORYReferred to WHICH Standing CommitteeCommittee report tabledCurrent StatusComments
19–2–2016Bill No. 2 of 2016Higher Education (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Higher Education Promulgation 2008 • FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) on 9 February 2016
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 27 April 2016
• Honourable Speaker stated that the Bill would be set for consideration by the Committee of the whole on a future sitting day
• Under consideration of the Committee of Whole of Parliament, the Bill was voted upon in clauses
• TR – With amendments made, the Bill was read a third time, passed and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 27 April 2017
Referred to the Standing Committee on Social Affairs on 27 April 2016The Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 1 June 2016 as

“Report on the Higher Education (Amendment) Bill (Bill No. 2 of 2016)”

PP 57 of 2016
Completed
29–2–2016Bill No. 4 of 2016Meteorological and Hydrological ServicesA Bill for an Act to provide for the establishment and functions of the Fiji Meteorological and Hydrological Service and the efficient management, control, promotion and development of meteorological and hydrological services to contribute to the protection of life, property and economic development from meteorological and hydrological disastersFR – 9/2/2016 SR – 27/4/2016
Hon. Speaker – In accordance with Standing Order 85(4), the Bill has now been read for the second time and pursuant to Standing Order 85(4)(a), the Bill will now be referred to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources)
Referred to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources on 27 April 2016Bill is still with the Office of the Solicitor-General at this pointUnder consideration by the Committee.The Committee is still considering this Bill under consultation with the SG’s Office
(Pending with the Natural Resources Committee– currently with the Solicitor-General’s Office)
39–2–2016Bill No. 5 of 2016National Research CouncilA Bill for an Act to establish the National Research Council and to regulate the operations of the National Research Fund and related matters• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) on 9 February 2016
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 27 April 2016
• Honourable Speaker stated that the Bill would be set for consideration by the Committee of the whole on a future sitting day
• Under consideration of the Committee of Whole of Parliament, the Bill was voted upon in clauses
• TR – With amendments made, the Bill was read a third time, passed and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 27 April 2017
Referred to the Standing Committee on Social Affairs on 27 April 2016 The Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 2 June 2016 as

“Report on the National Research Council Bill (Bill No. 5 of 2016”

PP 58 of 2016
Completed
49–2–2016Bill No. 6 of 2016Endangered and Protected Species (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Endangered and Protected Species Act 2002• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) on 9 February 2016
• Honourable Speaker stated that the Bill would be set for consideration by the Committee of the whole on a future sitting day
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 27 April 2016
• Under consideration of the Committee of Whole of Parliament, the Bill was voted upon in clauses
• TR – With amendments made, the Bill was read a third time, passed and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 21 March 2017
Referred to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources on 27 April 2016The Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 1 June 2016 as

“Report on the Endangered and Protected Species (Amendment) Bill” (Bill No. 6 of 2016) PP 60 of 2016
Completed
59–2–2016Bill No. 7 of 2016Land and Water Resources ManagementA Bill for an Act to make provisions for the management, conservation and improvement of Land and Water Resources and for other related mattersFR – 9/2/2016 SR – 27/4/2016
Hon. Speaker – In accordance with Standing Order 85(4), the Bill has now been read for the second time. Pursuant to Standing Order 85(4)(a), the Bill will now be referred to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources
Referred to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources on 27 April 2016Bill is still with the Office of the Solicitor-General at this pointUnder consideration by the Committee.The Committee is still considering this Bill under consultation with the SG’s Office
(Pending with the Natural Resources Committee– currently with the Solicitor-General’s Office)
69–2–2016Bill No. 9 of 2016Aquaculture A Bill for an Act to regulate fresh water, brackish water and marine aquaculture and for related matters FR – 9/2/2016 SR– 26/4/2016
Hon. Speaker – In accordance with Standing Order 85(4), the Bill has now been read for the second time. Pursuant to Standing Order 85 (4), the Bill will now be referred to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources
Referred to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources on 26 April 2016Bill is still with the Office of the Solicitor-General at this pointUnder consideration by the Committee.The Committee is still considering this Bill under consultation with the SG’s Office
(Pending with the Natural Resources Committee– currently with the Solicitor-General’s Office)
79–2–2016Bill No. 10 of 2016HeritageA Bill for an Act to provide for the recognition and management of places having world Heritage values in FijiFR – 9/2/2016 SR – 25/4/2016
Hon. Speaker – In accordance with Standing Order 85(4), the Bill has now been read for the second time. Pursuant to Standing Order 85 (4)(a), the Bill will now be referred to the Standing Committee on Social Affairs
Second Reading of the Bill. Hon. Speaker referred to the Standing Committee on Social Affairs on 25 April 2016Under consideration by the Committee.Under consideration by the Committee.The Committee is still considering this Bill under consultation with the SG’s Office
(Pending with the Social Affairs Committee–currently with the Solicitor-General’s Office)
89–2–2016Bill No. 12 of 2016Rights of Persons with DisabilitiesA Bill for an Act to make provisions for the protection of the rights of persons with disabilities in accordance with the United Nations Convention on the rights of persons with disabilities and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) on 9 February 2016
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 25 April 2016
Second Reading of the Bill. Hon. Speaker referred to the Standing Committee on Social Affairs on 25 April 2016Under consideration by the Committee.Pending with the Social Affairs Committee
99–2–2016Bill No. 13 of 2016ForestA Bill for an Act to provide for the management of Fiji’s Forests and other related mattersFR – 9/2/2016 SR – 26/4/2016
Hon. Speaker – In accordance with Standing Order 85(4), the Bill has now been read for a second time. Pursuant to Standing Order 85(4)(a), the Bill will now be referred to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources
Referred to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources on 26 April 2016Bill is still with the Office of the Solicitor-General at this pointUnder consideration by the Committee.The Committee is still considering this Bill under consultation with the SG’s Office
(Pending with the Natural Resources Committee– currently with the Solicitor-General’s Office)
109–2–2016Bill No. 11 of 2016Employment Relations (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Employment Relations Promulgation 2007 and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 9 February 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 10 February 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
119–2–2016Bill No. 16 of 2016Public Service (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Public Service Act 1999• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 9 February 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 10 February 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
129–2–2016Bill No. 14 of 2016Companies (Amendment)A Bill for an act to amend the Companies Act 2015• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 9 February 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 10 February 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
139–2–2016Bill No. 8 of 2016Revised Edition of the Laws (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Revised Edition of the Laws Act (Cap. 6)• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 9 February 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 11 February 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
149–2–2016Bill No. 1 of 2016Civil Aviation (Montreal Convention 1999)A Bill for an Act to give effect to the provisions of the Montreal Convention, 1999 concerning International Carriage by Air and for purposes connected therewith• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 9 February 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 11 February 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
159–2–2016Bill No. 3 of 2016Sea Ports Management (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Sea Ports Management Act 2005• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 9 February 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 11 February 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
169–2–2016Bill No. 15 of 2016Fiji Interchange Network (Payments)A Bill for an Act to provide for the regulation of payment systems and services through the Fiji Interchange Network and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 9 February 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 9 February 2017
Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Law and Human RightsThe Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 8 February 2017 as—Completed
1710–2–2016Bill No. 18 of 2016Registration of Skilled ProfessionalsA Bill for an Act to provide for the establishment of a committee to evaluate the need for professionals in Fiji and to provide for special registration of the professionals and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 10 February 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 11 February 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
1810–2–2016Bill No. 17 of 2016Diplomatic Missions and International OrganisationsA Bill for an Act to exempt taxes and provide efficient entry assistance for diplomatic missions, international organisations and international bodies and for other related matters• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 10 February 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 11 February 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
1925–4–2016Bill No. 19 of 2016Reform of Sugar Cane Industry A Bill for an Act to provide for the Reform, Promotion and regulation of the Sugar Cane IndustryFR – 25/4/2016 SR 28/4/2016
Hon. Speaker – In accordance with Standing Order 85(4) the Bill has been read for the second time pursuant to Standing Order 85(4)(a). The Bill will now be referred to the Standing Committee on Economic Affairs
Referred to the Standing Committee on Economic Affairs on 28 April 2016The Committee is still considering this BillUnder consideration by the Committee.The Committee is still considering this Bill under consultation with the SG’s Office
(Pending with the Economic Affairs Committee— currently hearing submissions)
2025–4–2016Bill No. 20 of 2016Sugar Cane Growers Fund (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Sugar Cane Growers Fund Act
(Cap. 207)
FR – 25/4/2016 SR – 28/4/2016
Hon. Speaker – In accordance with Standing Order 85 (4), the Bill has now been read for the second time. Pursuant to Standing Order 85(4)(a) the Bill will now be referred to the Standing Committee on Economic Affairs.
Referred to the Standing Committee on Economic Affairs on 28 April 2016The Committee is still considering this BillUnder consideration by the Committee.The Committee is still considering this Bill under consultation with the SG’s Office
(Pending with the Economic Affairs Committee— currently hearing submissions)
2125–4–2016Bill No. 21 of 2016AdoptionA Bill for an Act to provide for Local and Intercountry Adoption of Children and access of Information Regarding AdoptionFR – 25/4/2016 SR – 28/4/2016
Hon. Speaker – In accordance with Standing Order 85(4), the Bill has now been read for the second time. Pursuant to Standing Order 85(4)(a), the Bill will now be referred to the Standing Committee on Justice, Law and Human Rights
Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Law and Human Rights on 28 April 2016The Bill is still with the Office of the Solicitor-General at this pointUnder consideration by the Committee.The Committee is still considering this Bill under consultation with the SG’s Office
(Pending with the Justice, Law and Human Rights Committee–currently with the Solicitor-General’s Office
2225–4–2016Bill No. 25 of 2016Financial Management (Amendment) A Bill for and Act to amend Financial Management (Amendment) Act 2004• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 25 April 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 27 April 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Committee but was debated on 27 April 2016The Bill was not referred to any Standing Committee. Completed
2325–4–5016Bill No. 26 of 2016False InformationA Bill for Act to establish liability for the provision of false information to any officer, agent or representative of the Government or any entity• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 25 April 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 26 April 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Committee but was debated on 27 April 2016The Bill was not referred to any Standing Committee. Completed
2425–4–2016Bill No. 27 of 2016Fair Reporting of Credit A Bill for an Act to make provisions for the regulation, administration and licensing of credit reporting agencies and for related matters Fair Reporting of Credit Bill 2016• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 25 April 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 27 April 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Committee but was debated on 27 April 2016The Bill was not referred to a Standing Committee. Completed
2526–4–2016Bill No. 22 of 2016Code of ConductA Bill for an Act to establish the Code of Conduct and for other matter prescribed under Section 149 of the Constitution of the Republic of Fiji• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) on 26 April 2016
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 28 April 2016
Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Law and Human Rights on 28 April 2017The Bill is still with the Office of the Solicitor-General at this pointPending with the Justice, Law and Human Rights Committee–currently with the Solicitor-General’s Office
2627–4–2016Bill No. 23 of 2016Public Order (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Public Order Act (Cap.. 20)• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) on 27 April 2016
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 28 April 2016
• TR – 9 February 2017
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 9 February 2017
Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Law and Human Rights on 28 April 2018The Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 9 February 2017 as

“Report on Public Order (Amendment) Bill, 2016 (Bill No. 23 of 2016)”

PP 24 of 2017
Completed
2727–4–2016Bill No. 24 of 2016KavaA Bill for an Act to establish the Fiji Kava Council for the propose of the regulation and the management of the Kava Industry and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) on 27 April 2016
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 28 April 2016
Referred to the Standing Committee on Natural Resources on 28 April 2016The Committee has received the responses from the Office of the Solicitor-General’s on the Bill

The Bill report is currently in its final draft. Final amendments to the Bill would be looked at again by the Committee.
Pending with the Natural Resources Committee
2830–5–2016Bill No. 28 of 2016Parliamentary Powers and PrivilegesA Bill for an Act to provide for the privileges of Parliament, Members of Parliament and Offices of Parliament • FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) on 30 May 2016
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 2 June 2016
Second Reading and was referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Law and Human RightsThe Bill is still with the Office of the Solicitor-General at this pointPending with the Justice, Law and Human Rights Committee–currently with the Solicitor-General’s Office
2930–5–2016Bill No. 29 of 2016Prevention of Bribery (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Prevention of Bribery Promulgation 2007• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 30 May 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 1 June 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Committee but was debated on 1 June 2016The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeCompleted
3030–5–2016Bill No. 30 of 2016Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Fiji Independent Commission against Corruption Promulgation 2007• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 30 May 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 1 June 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Committee but was debated on 1 June 2016The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeCompleted
3130–5–2016Bill No. 32 of 2016Passports (Amendment)A Bill for An Act to amend the Passport Act 2002• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 30 May 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 2 June 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Committee but was debated on 2 June 2016The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeCompleted
321–6–2016Bill No. 31 of 2016National Employment Centre (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the National Employment Center Decree 2009• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) on 1 June 2016
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 2 June 2016
• Under consideration of the Committee of Whole of Parliament, the Bill was voted upon in clauses
• TR – Without amendments made, the Bill was read a third time, passed and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 22 March 2017
Second Reading and was referred to the Standing Committee on Social Affairs on 2–6–2016The Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 22 March 2017 as

“Committee Report for an Act to amend the National Employment Centre Decree 2009 (Bill No. 31 of 2016” PP 63 of 2017
Completed
331–6–2016Bill No. 33 of 2016Community-Based CorrectionsA Bill for an Act to provide for a community-based corrections• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) on 1 June 2016
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 2 June 2016
Second Reading and was referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Law and Human Rights on 2 June 2016Under consideration by the Committee.Pending with the Justice, Law and Human Rights Committee
341–6–2016Bill No. 34 of 2016InformationA Bill for an Act to give effect to sections 25 and 150 of the Constitution of the Republic of Fiji, to facilitate the right of access to information held by the government and public agencies, to correct or delete false or misleading information that directly affects a person, to promote access to information and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) on 1 June 2016
• SR – The Bill was moved under SO85(1) on 2 June 2016
Second Reading and was referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Law and Human Rights on 2 June 2016Under consideration by the Committee.Pending with the Justice, Law and Human Rights Committee
3522–6–2016Bill No. 35 of 2016AppropriationA Bill for an Act to appropriate the sum of three billion,three hundred two million,two hundred twelve thousand,and seven hundred sixty dollars for the ordinary services of Government for the Financial year ending 31 July 2017• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) and 99 on 22 June 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 7 July 2016
Budget AddressDebated by the Members of Parliament Completed
3622–6–2016Bill No. 36 of 2016Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority Act 1998• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 22 June 2016The Bill was not referred to any Standing Committee but was debated on 8 July 2016The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeCompleted
3722–6–2016Bill No. 37 of 2016Environmental Levy (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Environmental Levy Act 2015• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 8 July 2016
3822–6–2016Bill No. 38 of 2016Service Turnover Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Service Turnover Tax Decree 2012
3922–6–2016Bill No. 39 of 2016Water Resource Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Water Resource Tax Promulgation 2008
4022–6–2016Bill No.40 of 2016Airport Departure Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for Act to amend the Airport Departure Tax Act 1986
4122–6–2016Bill No. 41 of 2016Tax Administration (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Tax Administration Decree 2009
4222–6–2016Bill No. 42 of 2016Value Added Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Value Added Tax Decree 1991
4322–6–2016Bill No. 43 of 2016Stamp Duties (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Stamp Act (Cap. 205)
4422–6–2016Bill No. 44 of 2016Land Sales (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Land Sales Act (Cap. 137)
4522–6–2016Bill No. 45 of 2016Shop (Regulation of Hours)A Bill for an Act to prescribe the opening hours of any shop in any Shop in any area throughout Fiji and for related matters
4622–6–2016Bill No. 46 of 2016Excise (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Excise Act 1986
4722–6–2016Bill No. 47 of 2016Income Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Income Tax Act 2015
4822–6–2016Bill No. 48 of 2016Foreign Investment (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Foreign Investment Act 1999
4922–6–2016Bill No. 49 of 2016Customs Tariff (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Tariff Act 1986
5022–6–2016Bill No. 50 of 2016Customs (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Act 1986
516–7–2016Bill No. 51 of 2016Revised Edition of the Laws (Consequential Amendments)A Bill for an Act to provide for consequential amendments in relation to the consolidation of the Laws of Fiji and related matters• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 July 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 8 July 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Standing Committee but was debated on 8 July 2016The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeCompleted
5226–9–2016Bill No. 52 of 2016Customs Tariff (Amendment) (No. 2)A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Tariff Act 1986• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 26 September 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 26 September 2016
The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeCompleted
5326–9–2016Bill No. 53 of 2016Electronic Transactions (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Electronic Transactions Promulgation 2008• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 26 September 2016
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 9 February 2017
Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Law and Human Rights Committee The Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 9 February 2017 as

“Report on Electronic Transactions (Amendment) Bill, 2016 (Bill No. 53 of 2016)” PP 23 of 2017
Completed
         
ITEM No.DateTABLEDBill No.Short TitleLong TItleHISTORYReferred to WHICH Standing CommitteeCommittee report tabledComments
16–2–2017Bill No. 1 of 2017Public Order (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Public Order Act 1969• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 February 2017. The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 8 February 2017
26–2–2017Bill No. 2 of 2017Financial Transactions Reporting (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Financial Transactions Reporting Act 2004• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 February 2017 .The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 8 February 2017
36–2–2017Bill No. 3 of 2017Workmen’s Compensation (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Workmen’s Compensation Act 1964• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 February 2017 .The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 8 February 2017
46–2–2017Bill No. 4 of 2017Value Added Tax (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Value Added Tax Act 1991• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 February 2017 .The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 8 February 2017
56–2–2017Bill No. 5 of 2017Electoral (Amendment) A Bill for an Act to amend the Electoral Act 2014• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 6 February 2017 .The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 9 February 2017
68–2–2017Bill No. 6 of 2017COP 23 Presidency Trust FundA Bill for an Act to establish a Trust Fund for the funding of the State’s role as President of Cop 23 and to assist the Government to finance programmes, projects and activities that relate to the Paris Agreement and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 8 February 2017.The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 9 February 2017
710–2–2017Bill No. 7 of 2017ElectricityA Bill for an Act to promote the development of the Electricity Industry by the appointment of an Independent Regulator to license the generation, transmission and supply of electricity and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 10 February 2017 .Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Law and Human RightsThe Deputy Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 21 March 2017 as—Completed
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 22 March 2017“Report on the Electricity Bill,2017 (Bill No. 7 of 2017)” PP 57 of 2017
821–3–2017Bill No. 8 of 2017Land Transport (Amendment) A Bill for an Act to amend the Land Transport Act 1998 • FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 21 March 2017 .The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 21 March 2017
923–3–2017Bill No. 9 of 2017Employment Relations (Amendment) A Bill for an Act to amend the Employment Relations Act 2007• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 23 March 2017 .The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 23 March 2017
1023–3–2017Bill No.10 of 2017Income Tax (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Income Tax Act 2015• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 23 March 2017 .The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 23 March 2017
1126–4–17Bill No. 11 of 2017Diplomatic Missions and International Organisations (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Diplomatic Missions and International Organisations Act 2016• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 26 April 2017 . The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 26 April 2017 .
1226–4–17Bill No. 12 of 2017Medical and Dental Practitioner (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Medical and Dental Practitioner Act 2010• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 26 April 2017 . The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 26 April 2017 .
1326–4–17Bill No.13 of 2017Pharmacy Profession (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Pharmacy Profession Act 2011• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 26 April 2017 . The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 26 April 2017 .
1423–5–17Bill No.14 of 2017Fiji Servicemen’s After-care Fund (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Fiji Servicemen’s After-care Fund Act 1944• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 23 May 201 7. The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 23 May 2017 .
1529-6-17Bill No.15 of 20172017—2018 Appropriation A Bill for an Act to appropriate a sum of $3,996,721,026 for the ordinary services of Government for the financial year ending 31 July 2018• FR – The Bill was moved under SO84(1) and 99 on 29 June 2017Budget AddressDebated by the Members of Parliament Completed
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 13 July 2017
1629-6-17Bill No.16 of 2017Water Resource Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Water Resource Tax Act 2008• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 29 June 2 017The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
1729-6-17Bill No.17 of 2017Superyacht Charter (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Superyacht Charter Act 2010• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 14 July 2017
1829-6-17Bill No.18 of 2017Service Turnover (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Service Turnover Tax Act 2012
1929-6-17Bill No.19 of 2017Income Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Income Tax Act 2015
2029-6-17Bill No.20 of 2017Tax Administration (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Tax Administration Act 2009
2129-6-17Bill No.21 of 2017Pensions (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Pensions Act 1983
2229-6-17Bill No.22 of 2017Tertiary Scholarship and Loans (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Tertiary Scholarship and Loans Act 2014
2329-6-17Bill No.23 of 2017Stamp Duties (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Stamp Duties Act 1920
2429-6-17Bill No.24 of 2017Financial Management (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Financial Management Act 2004
2529-6-17Bill No.25 of 2017Land Transport (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Land Transport Act 1998
2629-6-17Bill No.26 of 2017Value Added Tax (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Value Added Tax Act 1991
2729-6-17Bill No.27 of 2017Excise (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Excise Act 1986
2829-6-17Bill No.28 of 2017Omnibus Electronic Fare Ticketing (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Omnibus Electronic Fare Ticketing Act 2014
2929-6-17Bill No.29 of 2017Environmental Levy (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Environmental Levy Act 2015
3029-6-17Bill No.30 of 2017Customs (Budget Amendment) A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Act 1986
3129-6-17Bill No.31 of 2017Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Fiji Revenue and Customs Authority Act 1998
3229-6-17Bill No.32 of 2017Customs Tariff (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Customs Tariff Act 1986
33November 7, 2017Bill No.33 of 2017Accident CompensationA Bill for an Act to establish the Accident Compensation Commission Fiji and to make provision for compensation in respect of persons who suffer personal injury or death as a result of an accident in Fiji and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 11 July 2017The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
January 1, 1970• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 14 July 2017
3413-7-17Bill No.34 of 2017Commerce Commission (Budget Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Commerce Commission Act 2010• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 13 July 2017The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 14 July 2017
3513-7-17Bill No.35 of 2017Regulation of Building PermitsA Bill for an Act to provide for the establishment of a committee to coordinate and facilitate the process for obtaining a building permit and for related matters • FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 13 July 2017The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 14 July 2017
3613-7-17Bill No.36 of 2017International Financial Organisations (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the International Financial Organisations Act 1971• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 13 July 2017The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delayCompleted
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 14 July 2017
3714-7-17Bill No.37 of 2017International Arbitration A Bill for an Act to make provision for the conduct of International Arbitrations based on the model law adopted by the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law on international Commercial Arbitration and to give effect to the New York Convention on the recognition and enforcement of foreign arbitral awards and for related matters• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 14 July 2017Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Law and Human RightsThe Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 12 September 2017 as—Completed
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 15 September 2017“Report on the International Arbitration Bill 2017 (Bill No. 37 of 2017)”
PP 109 of 2017
3814-7-17Bill No.38 of 2017Personal Property SecuritiesA Bill for an Act to regulate the lending of money secured by personal property as collateral• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 14 July 2017Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice Law and Human RightsThe Chairperson of the Committee tabled the review report of the Committee on 12 September 2017 as—Completed
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 15 September 2017“Report on the Personal Property Securities Bill 2017 (Bill No. 38 of 2017)” PP 110 of 2017
3915-9-17Bill No.39 of 2017Land Transport (Amendment) (No. 3)A Bill for an Act to amend the Land Transport Act 1998• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 15 September 2017Completed
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 15 September 2017
4015-9-17Bill No.40 of 2017Fiji Revenue and Customs Service (Amendment) (No. 2)A Bill for an Act to amend the Fiji Revenue And Customs Service Act• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 15 September 2017Completed
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 15 September 2017
4115-9-17Bill No.41 of 2017Tax Administration (Amendment) (No. 2)A Bill for an Act to amend the Tax Administration Act 2009• FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 15 September 2017Completed
• The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 15 September 2017
ITEM NODATE TABLEDBILL NO.SHORT TITLELONG TITLEHISTORYREFERRED TO WHICH STANDING COMMITTEECOMMITTEE REPORT TABLEDCOMMENTS
•         FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 7 March 2018
A Bill for an Act to amend the Employment Relations Act 2007•         The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 8 March 2018The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delay
1July 3, 2018Bill No. 1 of 2018Employment Relations (Amendment)Completed
•         FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 7 March 2018
•         The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 8 March 2018The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delay
2July 3, 2018Bill No. 2 of 2018Medicinal Products (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Medicinal Products Act 2011Completed
•         FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 7 March 2018
•         The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 8 March 2018The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delay
3July 3, 2018Bill No. 3 of 2018Public Enterprise (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Public Enterprise Act 1996Completed
•         FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 13 March 2018
•         The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 15 March 2018The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delay
413-3-2018Bill No. 4 of 2018Crimes (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Crimes Act 2009Completed
•         FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 14 March 2018
Succession, Probate and Administration (Amendment)A Bill for an Act to amend the Succession, Probate and Administration Act 1970•         The Bill was moved, debated, voted upon and enacted by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji on 15 March 2018The Bill was not referred to any Standing CommitteeThe Bill was to be considered without delay
514-3-2018Bill No. 5 of 2018Completed
A Bill for an Act to provide for the establishment of a Register of Sex Offenders, the Registration and Reporting Obligations of Sex Offenders and for Related Matters•         FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 15 March 2018Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice, Law and Human RightsThe Standing Committee must report on the Bill to Parliament in the April sitting
615-3-2018Bill No. 6 of 2018Registration of Sex OffendersCurrently being scrutinised by the Committee
A Bill for an Act to establish the Online Safety Commission for the Promotion of Online Safety, Deterrence of Harmful Electronic Communication and for Related Matters•         FR – The Bill was moved pursuant to SO51 on 15 March 2018Referred to the Standing Committee on Justice, Law and Human RightsThe Standing Committee must report on the Bill to Parliament in the May sitting
715-3-2018Bill No. 7 of 2018Online SafetyCurrently being scrutinised by the Committee
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