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Australia. Constitutional Commission. Advisory Committee on Distribution of Powers
Title
Report / Advisory Committee on the Distribution of Powers
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Nq 328.94 AUS
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Canberra : Government Printer, 1987
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278
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DISTRIBUTION OF POWERS Report of the Advisory Committee to the Constitutional Commission 1
Distribution of Powers REPORT OF THE ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO THE CONSTITUTIONAL COMMISSION 3
CONTENTS 9
PREFACE 17
INTRODUCTION 19
SUMMARY OF RECOMMENDATIONS 25
CHAPTER 1 GENERAL MATTERS AFFECTING THE DISTRIBUTION OF POWERS 29
CHAPTER 2 INCONSISTENCY BETWEEN COMMONWEALTH AND STATE LAWS 45
CHAPTER 3 INDUSTRIAL RELATIONS 53
CHAPTER 4 FAMILY LAW 67
CHAPTER 5 THE EXTERNAL AFFAIRS POWER 95
CHAPTER 6 ABORIGINAL AFFAIRS 123
CHAPTER 7 CONSTITUTIONAL RECOGNITION OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT 147
CHAPTER 8 ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION 155
CHAPTER 9 SOCIAL SERVICES 163
CHAPTER 10 NUCLEAR ENERGY 167
CHAPTER 11 TERRITORIAL SELF-GOVERNMENT 171
CHAPTER 12 COMMONWEALTH PLACES 179
CHAPTER 13 OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY 185
CHAPTER 14 INDUSTRIAL AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW 189
CHAPTER 15 NATIONAL ACCIDENT COMPENSATION 193
CHAPTER 16 DEFENCE 197
CHAPTER 17 THE REGISTRATION AND QUALIFICATION OF TRADES AND PROFESSIONS 199
CHAPTER 18 POSTS AND TELEGRAPHS 203
CHAPTER 19 TRANSFERRED DEPARTMENTS 207
CHAPTER 20 POSSIBLE NEW COMMONWEALTH POWERS 211
APPENDIX A LIST OF MAJOR WRITTEN SUBMISSIONS — BY SUBJECT 215
APPENDIX B LIST OF OTHER SUBMISSIONS 219
APPENDIX C LIST OF ORGANISATIONS AND PERSONS WHO ATTENDED PUBLIC HEARINGS 225
APPENDIX D PERSONS AND ORGANISATIONS INVITED TO MAKE SUBMISSIONS TO THE COMMITTEE 231
APPENDIX E COMMONWEALTH ACTS AND REGULATIONS CONCERNING PROTECTION AND CONSERVATION OF THE ENVIRONMENT 243
APPENDIX F FACTORS RELEVANT TO A FEDERAL DISTRIBUTION OF (NON-TRADE AND NON-ECONOMIC) POWERS. 245
APPENDIX G 247
APPENDIX H 249
APPENDIX I THE REGISTRATION AND QUALIFICATION OF TRADES AND PROFESSIONS 257
APPENDIX J THE EXTERNAL AFFAIRS POWER 261
APPENDIX K PAPER PREPARED FOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON THE DISTRIBUTION OF POWERS 265
APPENDIX L PAPER PREPARED FOR ADVISORY COMMITTEE ON THE DISTRIBUTION OF POWERS 269

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