Inquiry into self-government for the Australian Capital Territory

Statement of evidence for presentation to the Joint Committee on the A.C.T
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Inquiry into the application of Section 65 of the Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act The Australian Capital Territory, formerly known as the Federal Capital Territory until and commonly referred to as the ACT, is a federal territory of Australia containing the Australian capital city of Canberra and some surrounding is located in the south-east of the country and is an enclave within the state of New South Wales.

Capital city: Canberra. Inquiry into the application of Section 65 of the Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act 🆕 Inquiry into the Committee Structure for the Tenth Assembly Economic Development and.

The Australian Capital Territory is not divided into local government areas. Each state conducted an inquiry into the benefits of council amalgamations during the s. Following the creation of ACT self-government inthis area remains under the direct control of the Commonwealth.

Provides an overview of the issues and outcome for the 15 October election for the Australian Capital Territory Legislative Assembly. Introduction Since the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) gained self-government in the ACT has had a unicameral Parliament (where the sole parliamentary chamber is the Legislative Assembly) which is elected every four : Hannah Gobbett.

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Canberra (/ ˈ k æ n b ər ə / ()) is the capital city of d following the federation of the colonies of Australia as the seat of government for the new nation, it is Australia's largest inland city and the eighth-largest city city is located at the northern end of the Australian Capital Territory; km ( mi) south-west of Sydney and km ( mi) north-east Population:() (8th).

THE WAY FORWARD: INQUIRY INTO THE ROLE OF THE NATIONAL CAPITAL AUTHORITY – ; CHAPTER TWO: THE AUSTRALIAN CAPITAL TERRITORY AND SELF-GOVERNMENT 15 PALM Act Australian Capital Territory (Planning and Land Management) Act.

As an example, the Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act states that the ACT Legislative Assembly has ‘power to make laws for the Dr David Swanton Inquiry into the Rights of the Terminally Ill (Euthanasia Laws the Terminally Ill (Euthanasia Laws Repeal) Bill be enacted.

The Bill is to be commended. David Swanton. 'Joint Committee on the Australian Capital Territory, Self-government and Public Finance in the Australian Capital Territory', 29 DecemberParliamentary Papers,vol paper 'Review of the Continuing Expenditure Policies of the Previous Government', 24 Junepp.

63–4, Parliamentary Papers,volume 5. The Australian Capital Territory, formerly known as the Federal Capital Territory until and commonly referred to as the ACT, is a federal territory of Australia containing the Australian capital city of Canberra and some surrounding is located in the south-east of the country and is an enclave within the state of New South Wales.

into account – she did not – whether primary judge erred in finding there was no utility in granting the relief sought – she did not – appeal dismissed with costs Legislation Cited: Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act (Cth), s 23(1)(a) City Area Leases Ordinance (ACT).

15 Northern Territory (Self-Government) Act 16 Figures as at 30 JuneAustralia n Bureau of Statistics, Year Book Australia 17 Australia’s population as at 30 June,was.

On 13 Februarya combined emergency services centre (police, fire, ambulance and rescue) opened at Gungahlin, believed to be an Australian first. Today, the service is part of the ACT Emergency Services Agency.

There are now seven ambulance stations throughout Canberra, about staff and more than 25 vehicles.

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Bills for ACT self-government that were passed into law, including Explanatory Memoranda and Second Reading speeches: Australian Capital Territory (Planning and Land Management) Bill - Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Bill - Australian Capital Territory (Electoral) Bill 1 file.

VOTING ISSUES. Papers of Ann P. Dalgarno. MLA Citation. Dalgarno, Ann P.

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and Australian Capital Territory Advisory Council. Papers of Ann P. Dalgarno, [manuscript] Australian/Harvard Citation. Dalgarno, Ann P. & Australian Capital Territory Advisory Council. Papers of Ann P. Dalgarno, [manuscript] Wikipedia Citation. The Australian Capital Territory is the smallest mainland territory (aside from the Jervis Bay Territory) and covers a total land area of 2, square kilometres (, acres).

It is bounded by the Goulburn-Cooma railway line in the east, the watershed of Naas Creek in the south, the watershed of the Cotter River in the west and the watershed of the Molonglo River in the north-east. ‘The Arrangements for Self-Government for the Australian Capital Territory: A Partial Road to epublicanism in the Seat of GovernmentR ’.

() 3 Public Law Review 5– 8. ‘Parliamentary Inquiries and Government Witnesses’ () 20Melbourne University Law Review – 9. Williams G,Submission to Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee ‘Inquiry into Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Amendment (Disallowance and Amendment Power of the Commonwealth) Bill ’, Australia.

Chapter 3 discusses the key issues raised in submissions and evidence during the committee's inquiry. Then we could proceed with a full inquiry into the continuing appropriateness of the self-government act.

section 35 of the Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act and its equivalents is in keeping with the. Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act (Cth), s 23(1)(a) Following the report of the Special Commission of Inquiry into the Greyhound Racing Industry in New South Wales, the relevant Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Minister stated publicly that it was untenable for the ACT Government to continue allowing and financially.

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A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Territory,democracy,and justice:regionalism and federalism in western democracies / edited by Scott Size: 1MB.

George Williams, Submission to Senate Legal and Constitutional Affairs Legislation Committee, Inquiry into Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Amendment (Disallowance and Amendment Power of the Commonwealth Bill)   Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia Occupation Politician, Nurse and Community advocate Summary.

Ann Dalgarno was the only female member of the Australian Capital Territory (ACT) Advisory Council, serving from to as a Liberal Member and from to as an Independent.

She also ran the Nursing Service Agency. This book is about the fall of an empire – about the power struggles and missteps and flawed characters that took the CLP from the Northern Territory’s dominant political force to near.

The ACT Legislative Assembly website has posted a call for submissions from interested organisations and individuals to its Select Committee on Amendments to Electoral Act (ACT) (the Electoral Act) established on 20 March which is, among other matters, reviewing the Australian Capital Territory Election.

After graduation, in Doogan joined the then Commonwealth Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions. She rose to become a senior prosecutor and chose to transfer to the ACT Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions when it was created a few years after self-government was introduced into the Territory.

Community engagement, both in general and in relation to planning matters, is a widely held value of modern governance. In Australia, community engagement is mandated at local government level across a wide range of policy and administrative issues, from health, to transport, to city planning.

Numerous studies have, however, found that the reality falls well short of the ideal of meaningful Cited by: 6. As noted in the Explanatory Memorandum, section 69A of the Australian Capital Territory (Self-Government) Act and section 51 of the Northern Territory (Self-Government) Act provide that if an Act binds each of the states, or the Crown in right of each of the states, that Act also binds the relevant territory, or the Crown in right of.

Up until the self-government Acts covering the Northern Territory and the Australian Capital Territory gave federal ministers the right to veto or change territory laws without approval of federal Parliament. This veto power was used by Prime Minister John Howard in to disallow the Australian Capital Territory's civil union laws.

Northern Territory: 25 Years of self-government – challenges for the future – Part 2 Denis Burke. Crisis or Opportunity? Indigenous Governance in the Northern Territory John Ah Kit. Hands on Parliament – a Parliamentary Committee Inquiry into Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ Participation in Queensland’s Democratic.'Lessons to be Learned from the Australian Capital Territory Self-Government Model.' In Peace, Order and Good Government: State Constitutional and Parliamentary Reform, ed.

C. MacIntyre and J. SAGE: Submission to Inquiry into Aboriginal Customary Law in NT this Inquiry, the Northern Territory Government has stated that any recognition with the federal Government in order to facilitate Aboriginal self-government.