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Legislation: Commonwealth

 

Print Resources

  • Commonwealth of Australia Acts, v.1 (1901-present)
  • Commonwealth of Australia Statutory Rules (1901-present)

 

Indexes

  • Commonwealth Statutes annotations (1988-present)
  • Federal Statutes annotations (1992-present)
  • Table of Acts (1901-1991)
  • Wicks subject index to Commonwealth legislation (1988-present)
  • Emergency legislation handbook: Commonwealth 

 

Print Resources

  • Commonwealth of Australia Bills (1968-1999, lacks 1969)

 

Print Resources

  • Commonwealth, House of Representatives (1952-present) - Level 2 Govt Pubs
  • Commonwealth, Senate (1954-present; lacks 1956) - Level 2 Govt Pubs
  • Commonwealth, Senate and House of Representatives (1946-1953; lacks 1948) - Level 2 Govt Pubs
  • Commonwealth, Senate and House of Representatives (1901-1903; 1915; 1917-1923; 1928-1934; 1936-1939) - Level 2 Govt Pubs

The Federal Register of Legislation provides Gazettes (Government Notices, Special and Periodic) and Indexes to the Gazettes, published from January 1901 to present.

 

Print Resources

  • Australia (Commonwealth) Government Gazette (1907-1973) - Law Library Store, Level 3
  • Commonwealth of Australia Gazette, Government Notices (1987-2012 - Law Library Store, Level 3
  • Commonwealth of Australia Gazette, Periodic (1974-1997; 2008-2012 incomplete) - Law Library Store, Level 3
  • Commonwealth of Australia Gazette, Special (1973 Jul-Dec; 1977-2012 incomplete) - Law Library Store, Level 3
  • Commonwealth of Australia Gazette, General (1974-1977) - Law Library Store, Level 3

Australasian Law Reform Library (AustLII)
This library includes databases of law reform reports of all permanent Australian and New Zealand law reform bodies available on AustLII and NZLII.

Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) | Publications (AustLII) | Reform (online journal via AustLII)
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Administrative Review Council (ARC)

CLEAR: Community Legal Education and Reform Database 
The Community Legal Education and Reform Database showcases community legal education and law reform projects undertaken by Australian Community Legal Centres and other nonprofit legal services.

Copyright Law Review Committee Publications (AustLII)

House of Representatives Standing Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs (Parliament of Australia)

Law Reform Database
This database indexes almost 6850 law reform materials from common law jurisdictions around the world. Updated to 2002.

Law Reform Agencies (Victorian Law Reform Commission)
Information about and links to the major law reform agencies in Australia and New Zealand, as well as links to overseas law reform agencies.

Parliamentary Library research papers

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