- To present a document or object to the House of Representatives or the Senate, to be included in the records of the Parliament.
- An amount charged by a government on items such as wages, or goods and services, to provide money for government services.
- temporary order
- (see also sessional order)
A temporary rule used to manage the work of the Senate which may, after a trial period, be adopted as a permanent rule.
- terms of reference
- The description of the reason for a parliamentary committee of inquiry.
- A region created by the Commonwealth of Australia with certain law-making powers.
- territory government
- The level of government that puts territory law into action, delivers government services and makes decisions on behalf of the people of that territory.
- territory parliament
- Elected representatives who make territory laws.
- third reading
- The third stage of a bill’s passage through the Parliament, in which members of parliament vote on the bill in its final form.
- The minister responsible for the government’s economic and financial policy, including how the government will collect and spend money to run the country.