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Delegated Legislation: Flexibility at the cost of scrutiny?

Delegated Legislation: Flexibility at the cost of scrutiny?

Advice on legislation or legal policy issues contained in this paper is provided for use in parliamentary debate and for related parliamentary purposes. This paper is not professional legal opinion.
e-brief 05/2019 by Chris Angus

‚ÄčThis e-brief outlines the purpose of delegated legislation, and how it is used in NSW. It then outlines criticisms of delegated legislation and provides key statistics for both the NSW and Commonwealth Parliaments, before discussing existing scrutiny measures in the NSW Parliament.