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Regulation Review Committee

Established under the Regulation Review Act 1987, this Joint Committee examines all regulations in accordance with various grounds including whether they trespass on private rights and liberties; adversely impact on businesses; are not in accordance with the spirit of the Regulation or within its objectives or there are better alternatives. It reports to the House on those grounds and whether there has been compliance with procedures relating to the making of regulations under the Subordinate Legislation Act 1989. The Committee has the power to recommend to Parliament that regulations be disallowed. Regulation Review Act 1987, Subordinate Legislation Act 1989
During the current parliament, the following inquiries have been undertaken by the committee:
Referred Inquiry
13/05/1999 General Matters
No inquiries were undertaken by the committee in past parliaments.
Records of earlier inquiries undertaken by the committee appear below:
Referred Inquiry
13/09/1999 Harness Racing NSW (Appeals) Regulation 1999
13/05/1999 Sydney University Amendment By-Law 2001
13/05/1999 Fisheries Management (Aquaculture) Regulation
13/05/1999 Boxing and Wrestling Control Regulation 2000
13/05/1999 Companion Animals Act 1998 and its application to Dingoes
13/05/1999 Australian Road Rules, Road Transport (Safety and Traffic Management) (Road Rules) Regulation 1999
13/05/1999 Protection of the Environment Operations (Clean Air) Regulation 2002
No inquiries have been referred to the committee.

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