The committee system in a parliamentary democracy provides a way of achieving greater public input into issues being considered by Parliament. The Parliament of Victoria has an extensive system of committees which hold inquiries into particular issues and call for input from the wider community, including experts, individuals, business and government organisations, to express their views.

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Thursday, 7 July, 2016
Inquiry into Fire Season Preparedness

Latest Reports
Report and Response - Inquiry into Infrastructure Projects
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Current InquiriesStatus
Inquiry into Ride Sourcing ServicesAccepting submissions
Inquiry into Fire Season PreparednessAccepting submissions
Inquiry into the Control of Invasive Animals on Crown LandReferred (Terms of reference)
Inquiry into the 2016-17 Budget EstimatesDrafting report
Review of Protected DisclosuresConducting public hearings
Inquiry into the Retirement Housing SectorAccepting submissions
Inquiry into Lowering the Probationary Driving Age in Victoria to SeventeenConducting public hearings
Inquiry into Electronic VotingAccepting submissions
Inquiry into Rate Capping PolicyAccepting submissions
Inquiry into Abuse in Disability ServicesFinal report tabled
Inquiry into Perinatal ServicesReferred (Terms of reference)
Inquiry into Portability of Long Service Leave EntitlementsFinal report tabled
Inquiry into Infrastructure ProjectsInterim report tabled
Inquiry into Services for People with Autism Spectrum DisorderAccepting submissions
Inquiry into the Sustainability and Operational Challenges of Victoria's Rural and Regional CouncilsReferred (Terms of reference)
Inquiry into the Road Safety Road Rules 2009 (Overtaking Bicycles) Bill 2015Drafting report
Inquiry into the Impact on Victorian Government Service Delivery of Changes to National Partnership AgreementsFinal report tabled
Inquiry into Illicit and Synthetic Drugs and Prescription MedicationReferred (Terms of reference)