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The Parliamentary Research Service prepares papers on legislation before the Parliament a​​nd on major issues of interest to members. Papers cover a broad range of subject areas including law, politics, government, environment, economics and social issues. Follow the Research Service on Twitter twitter

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Aug 2017 Trends in NSW State finances 2002-03 to 2017-18 SI 4/2017 State Finances
Jul 2017 NSW Economic Update Winter 2017 SI 3/2017 Economy/Finance, State Finances, Statistics
Jul 2017 Regional labour force trends and NSW electorates Economy/Finance, Rural and Regional, Statistics
Jul 2017 Funding Opportunities for Community Groups July 2017 IB 04/2017 Agriculture / Rural, Education, Environment, Indigenous Affairs, Infrastructure, Local Government, Natural Resources, Rural and Regional, Sport and Recreation, Transport
Jul 2017 Suicide prevention EB 03/2017 Indigenous Affairs, Social Issues
Jun 2017 Foreign political donations EB 02/2017 Constitutional Issues, Electoral Studies, Law
Jun 2017 Euthanasia and assisted suicide IB 03/2017 Health, Euthanasia, Law, Social Issues
May 2017 Privatisation in NSW: a timeline and key sources IB 02/2017 Infrastructure, State Finances, Economy/Finance, Energy, Public Administration, Transport
May 2017 Abortion law: a national perspective BF 2/2017 Women's Issues, Social Issues, Law, Health, Crime
Apr 2017 NSW Economic Update Autumn 2017 SI 2/2017 Economy/Finance, State Finances, Statistics
Mar 2017 Demand, deposits, debt: Housing affordability in Sydney BF 01/2017 Housing, Social Issues, Statistics, Economy/Finance
Mar 2017 The National Disability Insurance Scheme IB 01/2017 Social Issues
Feb 2017 Social Impact Bonds and recidivism. A new solution to an old problem? EB 01/2017 Crime, Economy/Finance, Social Issues
Jan 2017 NSW Economic Update Summer 2017 SI 1/2017 Economy/Finance, State Finances
Dec 2016 Justice reinvestment EB 07/2016 Crime, Juvenile Justice, Prisons
Oct 2016 NSW Economic Update Spring 2016 SI 5/2016 Economy/Finance, State Finances
Oct 2016 Compulsory acquisition of land: A brief legislative and statistical overview EB 06/2016 Development, Housing, Infrastructure, Law, Planning/Heritage
Sep 2016 Biodiversity Conservation Bill 2016 and Local Land Services Amendment Bill 2016 IB 03/2016 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources
Sep 2016 Threatened species legislation in NSW: a recent history EB 05/2016 Environment, Natural Resources
Aug 2016 Trends in NSW State finances: 2002-03 to 2016-17 SI 04/2016 State Finances
Aug 2016 Illegal drug use and possession: Current policy and debates BF 04/2016 Crime, Drugs, Law, Social Issues
Aug 2016 Local Government Amendment (Governance and Planning) Bill 2016 EB 04/2016 Local Government
Jul 2016 NSW Economic Update Winter 2016 SI 3/2016 Economy/Finance, State Finances
Jul 2016 The NSW greyhound racing industry IB 01/2016 Social Issues
May 2016 Hemp as fibre and food? Regulatory developments and current issues BF 03/2016 Agriculture / Rural, Drugs, Rural and Regional, Economy/Finance, Health
May 2016 Sentencing Outcomes for Firearms Offences BF 02/2016 Crime, Sentencing
May 2016 NSW Economic Update Autumn 2016 SI 02/2016 Economy/Finance, State Finances
Apr 2016 Serious Crime Prevention Orders EB 03/2016 Civil Liberties, Crime, Law
Mar 2016 Cyberbullying of children EB 02/2016 Crime, Education, Social Issues
Feb 2016 The tax reform debate: GST and other options BF 01/2016 Economy/Finance, State Finances, Statistics
Feb 2016 Radicalisation and Violent Extremism: Causes and Responses EB 01/2016 Crime, Social Issues
Jan 2016 NSW Economic Update Summer 2016 SI 01/2016 Economy/Finance, State Finances, Statistics
Jan 2016 Multiculturalism: Key Issues and Sources IB 01/2016 Population, Public Administration, Social Issues
Dec 2015 Future workforce trends in NSW: Emerging technologies and their potential impact BF 13/2015 Economy/Finance, Education, Industrial Relations, Social Issues
Nov 2015 NSW School Education: NAPLAN, Measurement and Performance BF 12/2015 Education, Social Issues
Nov 2015 Aboriginal cultural heritage protection: proposed reforms EB 22/2015 Development, Indigenous Affairs, Law, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage
Oct 2015 NSW Economic Update Spring 2015 SI 05/2015 Economy/Finance, Housing, State Finances, Statistics
Oct 2015 The Greater Sydney Commission EB 20/2015 Infrastructure, Local Government, Planning/Heritage, Public Administration
Oct 2015 The Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement: NSW trade and a snapshot of the key issues EB 21/2015 Agriculture / Rural, Economy/Finance, Statistics
Oct 2015 Northern Beaches labour force trends EB 18/2015 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Oct 2015 Ryde labour force trends EB 19/2015 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Oct 2015 North Sydney & Hornsby labour force trends EB 17/2015 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Oct 2015 Central Coast labour force trends EB 16/2015 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Oct 2015 Private rental housing and security of tenure EB 15/2015 Housing, Law, Social Issues
Oct 2015 Affordable rental housing: current policies and options BF 11/2015 Economy/Finance, Housing, Local Government, Planning/Heritage
Oct 2015 Older prisoners: trends and challenges EB 14/2015 Prisons, Social Issues
Sep 2015 Affordable rental housing: the problem and its causes EB 13/2015 Economy/Finance, Housing, Infrastructure, Planning/Heritage, Population
Sep 2015 Hunter Valley labour force trends EB 11/2015 Economy/Finance, Rural and Regional, Statistics
Sep 2015 Newcastle & Lake Macquarie labour force trends EB 12/2015 Economy/Finance, Rural and Regional, Statistics
Sep 2015 Illawarra labour force trends EB 10/2015 Economy/Finance, Rural and Regional, Statistics
Sep 2015 WestConnex: a timeline of key developments IB 03/2015 Economy/Finance, Infrastructure, Planning/Heritage, Transport
Sep 2015 Strata law reforms in NSW EB 09/2015 Housing, Planning/Heritage
Sep 2015 Funding Opportunities for Community Groups IB 02/2015 Public Administration, Social Issues
Aug 2015 Western Sydney: an economic profile BF 10/2015 Development, Economy/Finance, Housing, Infrastructure, Planning/Heritage, Population, Rural and Regional
Aug 2015 Farm trespass, surveillance and the Biosecurity Bill 2015 EB 08/2015 Agriculture / Rural, Civil Liberties, Crime, Law, Rural and Regional
Aug 2015 Brothel regulation in NSW IB 01/2015 Crime, Law, Social Issues
Aug 2015 Revenge pornography, privacy and the law EB 07/2015 Civil Liberties, Crime, Law, Privacy, Women's Issues
Aug 2015 Trends in NSW State finances: 2002-03 to 2015-16 SI 04/2015 Economy/Finance, State Finances, Statistics
Jul 2015 NSW Legislative Assembly election 2015: Two-party preferred results by polling place BP 02/2015 Electoral Studies
Jul 2015 NSW Economic Update Winter 2015 SI 03/2015 Economy/Finance, Housing, State Finances, Statistics
Jul 2015 2015 New South Wales Election: Analysis of Results BP 01/2015 Electoral Studies
Jul 2015 NSW Rail Freight Transport and Infrastructure BF 09/2015 Infrastructure, Planning/Heritage, Transport
Jul 2015 Uber and Airbnb: the legal and policy debate in NSW EB 06/2015 Local Government, Planning/Heritage, Tourism, Transport
Jun 2015 Right to farm laws EB 05/2015 Agriculture / Rural, Law, Planning/Heritage, Rural and Regional
Jun 2015 Sydney's road network: plans and prospects BF 08/2015 Economy/Finance, Infrastructure, Local Government, Population, Transport
Jun 2015 Protests and the law in NSW BF 07/2015 Civil Liberties, Constitutional Issues, Crime, Law, Mining
Jun 2015 Index of Victoria Cross Recipients by New South Wales State Electorate Parliament
Jun 2015 External oversight of police conduct BF 06/2015 Civil Liberties, Crime, Law, Public Administration
May 2015 E-cigarettes: regulatory and policy options EB 04/2015 Health, Law, Social Issues
May 2015 ICAC v Cunneen: the power to investigate corrupt conduct EB 03/2015 Crime, Law, Public Administration
May 2015 Domestic and Family Violence BF 05/2015 Crime, Law, Social Issues, Women's Issues
Apr 2015 NSW Economic Update Autumn 2015 SI 02/2015 Economy/Finance, State Finances, Statistics
Apr 2015 Liquor licensing restrictions to address alcohol-related violence in NSW: 2008 to 2014 EB 02/2015 Crime, Law, Social Issues
Apr 2015 Liquor licensing restrictions to address alcohol-related violence in NSW: 2008 to 2014 EB 02/2015 Crime, Law, Social Issues
Apr 2015 Key Issues for the 56th Parliament BF 04/2015 Courts, Crime, Disasters/Emergency Services, Drugs, Economy/Finance, Education, Electoral Studies, Energy
Mar 2015 Pollution in Sydney Harbour: sewage, toxic chemicals and microplastics BF 03/2015 Environment, Natural Resources, Pollution, Water Resources
Feb 2015 Reducing adult reoffending BF 02/2015 Crime, Drugs, Law, Sentencing
Jan 2015 NSW Economic Update: January 2015 SI 01/2015 Economy/Finance, State Finances, Statistics
Jan 2015 A plunging oil price: implications and expectations EB 01/2015 Economy/Finance, Energy, Natural Resources, Statistics
Jan 2015 Integrity in government: issues and developments in New South Wales, 2011-2015 BF 01/2015 Law, Parliament, Public Administration
Dec 2014 Feral cats: Do Trap-Neuter-Return programs work? EB 18/2014 Environment, Law, Local Government, Rural and Regional, Social Issues
Dec 2014 The Long Paddock: a legislative history of travelling stock reserves in NSW BF 07/2014 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Law, Natural Resources, Public Administration, Rural and Regional
Nov 2014 TAFE organisation and funding in NSW: past and present EB 17/2014 Education, State Finances
Nov 2014 Rising cost of living: myth or reality? EB 16/2014 Economy/Finance, Social Issues, Statistics
Nov 2014 A statistical snapshot of crime and justice in New South Wales SI 10/2014 Courts, Crime, Drugs, Juvenile Justice, Law, Prisons, Sentencing, Statistics, Victims of Crime
Nov 2014 Crown land management EB 15/2014 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Law, Natural Resources, Public Administration, Rural and Regional
Oct 2014 NSW Economic Update: October 2014 SI 09/2014 Economy/Finance, State Finances, Statistics
Oct 2014 The High Court and the constitutional limits of anti-gang laws: in summary EB 14/2014 Civil Liberties, Constitutional Issues, Crime, Drugs, Law, Sentencing
Oct 2014 Policies and prospects for renewable energy in New South Wales BF 06/2014 Economy/Finance, Energy, Environment, Natural Resources, Pollution
Oct 2014 Builders' liability to Owners Corporations: the recent High Court decision EB 13/2014 Development, Law
Oct 2014 Native vegetation clearing in NSW: a regulatory history BF 05/2014 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage, Rural and Regional
Oct 2014 Trends in NSW State finances: 2002-03 to 2014-15 SI 08/2014 State Finances
Sep 2014 Criminal liability of carers in cases of non-accidental death or serious injury of children EB 12/2014 Crime, Drugs, Law, Sentencing
Sep 2014 A tightening gas market: supply, demand and price outlook for NSW BF 04/2014 Economy/Finance, Energy, Mining, Natural Resources, Statistics
Aug 2014 City of Sydney Amendment Bills 2014 – the Borsak and Greenwich Bills IB 08/2014 Electoral Studies, Local Government
Aug 2014 Free votes in the New South Wales Parliament BP 10/2014 Parliament
Aug 2014 Electricity prices, demand and supply in NSW BF 03/2014 Economy/Finance, Energy, Mining, Statistics
Aug 2014 Labour force trends in Regional NSW SI 06/2014 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Aug 2014 Labour force trends in Greater Sydney SI 05/2014 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Aug 2014 NSW regional labour force trends by labour force indicator SI 07/2014 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Jul 2014 The Richmond-Tweed Region: An Economic Profile EB 11/2014 Agriculture / Rural, Economy/Finance, Rural and Regional
Jul 2014 Economic Indicators NSW (July 2014) SI 04/2014 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Jul 2014 Trends in New South Wales public sector assets and sales SI 03/2014 Economy/Finance, State Finances, Statistics
Jul 2014 Funding opportunities for community groups IB 07/2014 Social Issues
Jun 2014 The High Court’s decision in the second School Chaplains case (Williams No 2) EB 10/2014 Constitutional Issues, Law
Jun 2014 Bushfires in NSW: timelines and key sources IB 06/2014 Disasters/Emergency Services, Environment, Natural Resources
Jun 2014 Rural Fires Amendment (Vegetation Clearing) Bill 2014 EB 09/2014 Development, Disasters/Emergency Services, Environment, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage
Jun 2014 Public opinion on sentencing: recent research in Australia EB 08/2014 Courts, Crime, Drugs, Sentencing
Jun 2014 Medical cannabis IB 05/2014 Drugs, Health
May 2014 Child disadvantage in NSW: recent findings EB 07/2014 Education, Health, Indigenous Affairs, Social Issues
May 2014 NSW State Electoral Districts Ranked by 2011 Census Characteristics: 2013 Redistribution (Liberal) BP 06/2014 Electoral Studies, Statistics
May 2014 NSW State Electoral Districts Ranked by 2011 Census Characteristics: 2013 Redistribution (The Nationals) BP 07/2014 Electoral Studies, Statistics
May 2014 NSW State Electoral Districts Ranked by 2011 Census Characteristics: 2013 Redistribution (All Parties) BP 04/2014 Electoral Studies, Statistics
May 2014 NSW State Electoral Districts Ranked by 2011 Census Characteristics: 2013 Redistribution (Labor) BP 05/2014 Electoral Studies, Statistics
May 2014 NSW Electorate Profiles: 2013 Redistribution BP 01/2014 Electoral Studies, Statistics
May 2014 NSW State Electoral Districts Ranked by 2011 Census Characteristics: 2013 Redistribution BP 03/2014 Electoral Studies, Statistics
May 2014 Advance Care Directives EB 06/2014 Health, Law, Social Issues
May 2014 Sydney Airport: performance and potential competition from a second airport BF 02/2014 Economy/Finance, Tourism, Transport
Apr 2014 Economic Indicators NSW (April 2014) SI 02/2014 Economy/Finance
Apr 2014 The New England-North West Region: An Economic Profile EB 05/2014 Economy/Finance, Rural and Regional
Apr 2014 NSW Electorate Profiles: cultural diversity (2013 Redistribution - Regional NSW) BP 09/2014 Electoral Studies, Social Issues, Statistics
Apr 2014 NSW Electorate Profiles: cultural diversity (2013 Redistribution - Greater Sydney) BP 08/2014 Electoral Studies, Social Issues, Statistics
Apr 2014 A second Sydney airport: Policy developments, reports and key findings IB 04/2014 Infrastructure, Transport
Mar 2014 Burning native forest biomaterial for electricity generation IB 3/2014 Energy, Environment, Natural Resources, Rural and Regional
Mar 2014 Government procurement in NSW IB 2/2014 Public Administration
Mar 2014 NSW Trade with South Korea: Outcomes for exporters from the KAFTA EB 03/2014 Agriculture / Rural, Economy/Finance, Statistics
Feb 2014 Parliamentary Privilege: the continuing debate BP 02/2014 Parliament
Feb 2014 The High Court's decision in the electoral funding law case EB 02/2014 Constitutional Issues, Electoral Studies, Parliament
Feb 2014 Alcohol-related violence: key sources IB 1/2014 Crime, Drugs, Law, Social Issues
Jan 2014 Economic Indicators NSW (January 2014) SI 01/2014 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Jan 2014 Mandatory sentencing laws EB 01/2014 Crime, Drugs, Law, Sentencing
Jan 2014 House prices, ownership and affordability: trends in New South Wales BF 01/2014 Economy/Finance, Housing, Statistics
Dec 2013 Drought in NSW EB 12/2013 Agriculture / Rural, Disasters/Emergency Services, Natural Resources, Rural and Regional
Dec 2013 Gas: resources, industry structure and domestic reservation policies BF 12/2013 Development, Economy/Finance, Energy, Mining, Natural Resources, Statistics
Dec 2013 Anti gang laws in Australia IB 5/2013 Civil Liberties, Crime, Law
Nov 2013 Law Enforcement (Powers and Responsibilities) Amendment (Arrest without Warrant) Bill 2013 IB 4/2013 Civil Liberties, Crime, Law
Oct 2013 2013 New South Wales Redistribution: Analysis of Final Electoral Boundaries BP 02/2013 Electoral Studies
Oct 2013 Economic Indicators NSW (October 2013) SI 09/2013 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Oct 2013 NSW planning reforms: decision-making BF 11/2013 Development, Local Government, Planning/Heritage
Oct 2013 Anti-Discrimination Amendment (Private Educational Authorities) Bill 2013 BF 10/2013 Civil Liberties, Education, Human Rights, Law
Sep 2013 NSW planning reforms: building regulation and certification BF 09/2013 Development, Planning/Heritage
Sep 2013 Crimes Amendment (Zoe's Law) Bill 2013 (No 2) EB 09/2013 Crime, Law
Sep 2013 Corruption offences EB 11/2013 Crime, Law, Parliament, Public Administration
Sep 2013 NSW Canned Fruit and Vegetable Production: Past, Present, Future? EB 10/2013 Agriculture / Rural, Economy/Finance, Rural and Regional
Aug 2013 NSW planning reforms: sustainable development BF 07/2013 Development, Environment, Planning/Heritage
Aug 2013 NSW planning reforms: infrastructure BF 08/2013 Development, Infrastructure, Local Government, Planning/Heritage
Aug 2013 Crimes Amendment (Zoe's Law) Bill 2013 EB 08/2013 Crime, Law, Social Issues, Women's Issues
Aug 2013 Home Education in NSW EB 07/2013 Education
Aug 2013 Unsolicited proposals EB 06/2013 Infrastructure, Public Administration
Jul 2013 Economic Indicators NSW (July 2013) SI 08/2013 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Jul 2013 Trends in NSW State finances: 2003-04 to 2013-14 SI 07/2013 Economy/Finance, State Finances
Jul 2013 COAG BF 06/2013 Constitutional Issues, Economy/Finance, Parliament, State Finances
Jun 2013 Constitutional recognition of local government EB 05/2013 Constitutional Issues, Local Government
Jun 2013 2013 New South Wales Redistribution: Analysis of Draft Electoral Boundaries BP 01/2013 Electoral Studies
Jun 2013 Sydney and the Central Coast Regional Indicators 2011 Census SI 06/2013 Rural and Regional, Statistics
May 2013 Autism Spectrum Disorder BF 05/2013 Health, Social Issues
May 2013 Inaugural speeches in the NSW Parliament BF 04/2013 Parliament
May 2013 Construction Industry in NSW: Background to the Insolvency Inquiry EB 04/2013 Economy/Finance, Infrastructure
May 2013 Euthanasia IB 03/2013 Civil Liberties, Euthanasia, Health, Social Issues
Apr 2013 Economic Indicators NSW (April 2013) SI 05/2013 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Apr 2013 Plastic bags: an update EB 03/2013 Environment, Pollution
Apr 2013 NSW Regional Indicators 2011 Census SI 04/2013 Rural and Regional, Statistics
Apr 2013 Permanency planning and adoption of children in out-of-home care BF 03/2013 Law
Mar 2013 Local Government: review of current issues EB 01/2013 Local Government
Mar 2013 Protected tenancies : history and proposals for reform EB 02/2013 Housing
Mar 2013 NSW Regional Labour Force Trends SI 03/2013 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Feb 2013 Crimes (Serious Sex Offenders) Amendment Bill 2013 IB 02/2013 Crime, Human Rights, Law, Prisons, Sentencing
Feb 2013 NSW Commercial Fishing Industry: background to the 2012 review BF 02/2013 Economy/Finance, Natural Resources
Feb 2013 The Australian Curriculum BF 01/2013 Education
Feb 2013 Trends in NSW State Finances: 2003/04 to 2012/13 SI 02/2013 Economy/Finance, State Finances, Statistics
Jan 2013 Economic Indicators NSW (January 2013) SI 01/2013 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Jan 2013 New South Wales Legislative Council 1825 - 1856: Consolidated Index to the Votes and Proceedings Parliament
Dec 2012 NSW State Electoral Districts Ranked by 2011 Census Characteristics BP 03/2012 Electoral Studies, Statistics
Dec 2012 NSW Electorate Profiles: 2011 Census/2011 Boundaries BP 02/2012 Electoral Studies, Statistics
Dec 2012 Obesity BF 08/2012 Health, Social Issues
Nov 2012 NSW planning reforms: the Green Paper and other developments BF 07/2012 Development, Environment, Planning/Heritage
Oct 2012 Economic Indicators NSW (October 2012) SI 09/2012 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Oct 2012 NSW Trade with the European Union EB 19/2012 Economy/Finance
Oct 2012 Drug detection dogs: the legal position in New South Wales EB 18/2012 Crime, Drugs
Oct 2012 A history of mineral and petroleum ownership and royalties in NSW IB 05/2012 Energy, Mining, State Finances
Oct 2012 Education, Family and Community Indicators for NSW SI 08/2012 Education, Social Issues, Statistics
Oct 2012 Mining in NSW (October 2012) SI 07/2012 Economy/Finance, Energy, Mining, Natural Resources, State Finances, Statistics
Sep 2012 Health Indicators for NSW SI 06/2012 Drugs, Health, Indigenous Affairs, Social Issues, Statistics
Sep 2012 Exploration and mining on private land in NSW: a brief legislative history EB 17/2012 Mining
Sep 2012 Right to Silence IB 04/2012 Civil Liberties, Crime, Human Rights, Law
Aug 2012 Small Business in NSW: Statistical snapshot and recent developments EB 16/2012 Economy/Finance
Aug 2012 Western Sydney: An Economic Profile BF 06/2012 Economy/Finance, Population, Rural and Regional
Aug 2012 Inspector of Custodial Services Bill 2012 EB 15/2012 Juvenile Justice, Prisons
Jul 2012 Provocation and self-defence in intimate partner and sexual advance homicides BF 05/2012 Crime, Law, Sentencing
Jul 2012 Economic Indicators NSW (July 2012) SI 05/2012 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Jul 2012 Measuring Wellbeing BF 04/2012 Public Administration, Social Issues, Statistics
Jul 2012 The High Court's decision in the School Chaplains case: findings and implications EB 14/2012 Constitutional Issues
Jul 2012 Agriculture in NSW (July 2012) SI 04/2012 Agriculture / Rural, Statistics
Jun 2012 Wind Farms: regulatory developments in NSW EB 13/2012 Development, Energy, Environment, Infrastructure, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage
Jun 2012 Mandatory pre-payment of night taxi fares IB 02/2012 Transport
Jun 2012 Family Violence Courts EB 12/2012 Courts, Crime, Law, Social Issues
May 2012 The Central Coast Region: An Economic Profile EB 11/2012 Economy/Finance, Rural and Regional
May 2012 Workers compensation: an update EB 10/2012 Compensation Schemes, Industrial Relations
Apr 2012 Removal of Judicial Officers : An Update EB 09/2012 Courts, Law, Parliament
Apr 2012 Economic Indicators NSW (April 2012) SI 03/2012 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Apr 2012 Murray-Darling Basin: water management issues IB 01/2012 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Rural and Regional, Water Resources
Apr 2012 The Basin Plan: legal debates and developments EB 08/2012 Agriculture / Rural, Constitutional Issues, Environment, Rural and Regional, Water Resources
Apr 2012 Judicial Appointments BF 03/2012 Courts
Mar 2012 The Murrumbidgee and Murray Regions: An Economic Profile EB 07/2012 Agriculture / Rural, Economy/Finance, Water Resources
Mar 2012 Noxious weeds BF 02/2012 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources
Mar 2012 Asylum seekers : an update BF 01/2012 Human Rights, Law
Feb 2012 NSW Legislative Assembly election 2011 : Two-party preferred results by polling place BP 01/2012 Electoral Studies
Feb 2012 Crimes (Criminal Organisations Control) Bill 2012 : the constitutional issues EB 06/2012 Constitutional Issues, Crime
Feb 2012 Gun violence: an update EB 05/2012 Crime, Drugs, Law, Sentencing
Feb 2012 The Constitution Amendment (Restoration of Oaths of Allegiance) Bill 2011: Background and Commentary EB 04/2012 Constitutional Issues
Feb 2012 Economic Indicators NSW (January 2012) SI 02/2012 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Jan 2012 Public Administration and Politics in NSW: A statistical profile SI 01/2012 Electoral Studies, Local Government, Parliament, Public Administration, Statistics
Jan 2012 Coal seam gas royalties in Australian States & Territories EB 03/2012 Development, Economy/Finance, Energy, Mining, Natural Resources
Jan 2012 Banning political donations from third party interest groups:a summary of constitutional issues EB 1/2012 Constitutional Issues, Law
Jan 2012 Proposed changes relating to caps on electoral expenditure by political parties: a summary of constitutional issues EB 2/2012 Constitutional Issues, Law
Dec 2011 Key Issues in Energy BP 04/2011 Development, Energy, Environment, Mining, Natural Resources
Dec 2011 The Illawarra: An Economic Profile EB 18/2011 Economy/Finance
Dec 2011 Social Impact Bonds EB 17/2011 Public Administration, Social Issues
Nov 2011 New South Wales Legislative Council 1824 - 1856 : The Select Committees Parliament
Nov 2011 The Hunter Region: An Economic Profile EB 16/2011 Agriculture / Rural, Economy/Finance
Nov 2011 Regulation of brothels: an update EB 15/2011 Crime, Law, Planning/Heritage, Social Issues
Oct 2011 Economic Indicators NSW (October 2011) SI 06/2011 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Oct 2011 Racial vilification laws: the Bolt case from a State perspective EB 14/2011 Civil Liberties, Human Rights, Law, Social Issues
Oct 2011 Privatisation: sources and materials IB 04/2011 Economy/Finance, Energy, Public Administration
Oct 2011 Indigenous disadvantage: can strengthening cultural attachment help to Close the Gap? EB 13/2011 Indigenous Affairs
Sep 2011 2011 New South Wales Election: Analysis of Results BP 03/2011 Electoral Studies
Sep 2011 Women in Politics and Public Leadership BF 06/2011 Parliament, Women's Issues
Sep 2011 Issues Backgrounder: Identification Legislation Amendment Bill 2011 IB 03/2011 Civil Liberties, Crime, Law
Sep 2011 Issues Backgrounder: Classification of computer games: introduction of an R18+ rating IB 02/2011 Censorship, Social Issues
Sep 2011 NSW Trade with Japan and the USA EB 12/2011 Economy/Finance
Aug 2011 Issues Backgrounder: Public Private Partnerships in NSW: a timeline and key sources IB 01/2011 Development, Infrastructure
Aug 2011 Caravan Parks EB 11/2011 Housing, Social Issues
Aug 2011 Infrastructure funding and the Restart NSW Fund Bill 2011 EB 10/2011 Economy/Finance, Infrastructure, State Finances
Aug 2011 Population Issues for Sydney and NSW : policy frameworks and responses BF 05/2011 Environment, Population
Jul 2011 Economic Indicators NSW (July 2011) SI 05/2011 Economy/Finance, Housing, Statistics
Jul 2011 The Government Advertising Bill 2011 EB 09/2011 Public Administration
Jul 2011 Social Housing EB 08/2011 Housing, Local Government, Planning/Heritage, Social Issues
Jul 2011 NSW trade with China and India EB 07/2011 Economy/Finance
Jul 2011 Housing Affordability BF 04/2011 Development, Housing, Planning/Heritage, Social Issues
Jun 2011 Same-sex marriage BF 3/2011 Constitutional Issues, Human Rights, Law, Social Issues
Jun 2011 Victim Impact Statements by Family Members in Homicide Cases EB 06/2011 Crime, Sentencing, Victims of Crime
Jun 2011 Population housing and transport indicators for NSW SI 04/2011 Development, Environment, Housing, Infrastructure, Planning/Heritage, Social Issues, Statistics, Transport
Jun 2011 NSW Election 2011: Overview of Legislative Assembly Results BF 02/2011 Electoral Studies, Parliament
May 2011 Infrastructure NSW: comparing administrative models EB 05/2011 Development, Infrastructure, Public Administration
May 2011 Government Advertising EB 04/2011 Law, Public Administration
Apr 2011 Key Issues and Regional Profiles for the 55th Parliament BP 02/2011 Agriculture / Rural, Constitutional Issues, Courts, Crime, Development, Disasters/Emergency Services
Apr 2011 Economic Indicators NSW April 2011 SI 03/2011 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Mar 2011 History of development contributions under the NSW planning system EB 03/2011 Development, Planning/Heritage
Mar 2011 Offshore petroleum exploration and mining BF 01/2011 Energy, Environment, Mining, Natural Resources
Feb 2011 2011 NSW Election Preview - Analysis of Past Voting Patterns by Electorate BP 01/2011 Electoral Studies
Feb 2011 A Statistical Portrait of the Environment in NSW SI 02/2011 Energy, Environment, Natural Resources, Pollution, Statistics, Water Resources
Feb 2011 Agriculture in the Sydney region: historical and current perspectives EB 02/2011 Agriculture / Rural, Development, Environment, Housing, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage
Jan 2011 Economics Indicators NSW January 2011 SI 01/2011 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Jan 2011 Regulation of the coal seam gas industry in NSW EB 01/2011 Energy, Environment, Law, Mining, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage
Dec 2010 Plantation forestry in NSW: regulatory regimes and future prospects BF 12/2010 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources
Nov 2010 Budget Forecasts and Outcomes EB 15/2010 Economy/Finance, State Finances
Nov 2010 Arts Funding in NSW BF 11/2010 Social Issues
Oct 2010 A statistical snapshot of crime and justice in NSW SI 05/2010 Crime, Drugs, Juvenile Justice, Prisons, Sentencing, Social Issues, Statistics
Oct 2010 Issues Backgrounder: The Surrogacy Bill 2010 IB 06/2010 Law, Social Issues
Oct 2010 Economics Indicators NSW October 2010 SI 04/2010 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Oct 2010 Bushfires in NSW: An Update BF 10/2010 Crime, Disasters/Emergency Services, Environment, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage
Oct 2010 Issues Backgrounder: Euthanasia IB 05/2010 Euthanasia, Law, Social Issues
Sep 2010 Petitioning Parliament EB 14/2010 Parliament
Sep 2010 Waste: Comparative Data and Management Frameworks BF 09/2010 Environment
Aug 2010 Cycling and Transport Policy in NSW BF 08/2010 Environment, Planning/Heritage, Transport
Aug 2010 Sydney and Melbourne: An Economic Overview BF 07/2010 Economy/Finance
Aug 2010 Health Education and Community Indicators for NSW SI 03/2010 Health, Social Issues, Statistics
Aug 2010 Issues Backgrounder: The Full-Face Coverings Prohibition Bill 2010 IB 04/2010 Civil Liberties, Crime, Human Rights, Law, Social Issues, Women's Issues
Aug 2010 The Criminal Assets Recovery Amendment (Unexplained Wealth) Bill 2010 EB 13/2010 Civil Liberties, Crime, Human Rights, Law
Jul 2010 NSW National Parks and Reserves EB 12/2010 Environment, Natural Resources, Sport and Recreation, Tourism
Jul 2010 Economic Indicators NSW July 2010 SI 02/2010 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Jul 2010 Constitutional Recognition of Aboriginal People EB 11/2010 Constitutional Issues, Indigenous Affairs
Jun 2010 NSW Planning Framework: History of Reforms EB 10/2010 Development, Environment, Housing, Planning/Heritage
Jun 2010 Coastal Erosion & Sea Level Rise BF 06/2010 Environment, Planning/Heritage
Jun 2010 Bail law: developments, debate and statistics BF 05/2010 Civil Liberties, Courts, Crime, Juvenile Justice, Law, Prisons
May 2010 Issues Backgrounder: Coal Mining in NSW IB 03/2010 Economy/Finance, Energy, Environment, Mining, Natural Resources, Pollution
May 2010 Biodiversity Certification EB 09/2010 Development, Environment, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage
May 2010 Issues Backgrounder: Murray-Darling Basin: water management issues IB 02/2010 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources, Women's Issues
May 2010 Mining and the Economy EB 08/2010 Economy/Finance, Energy, Environment, Mining, Natural Resources, Pollution
May 2010 Water: Regulatory Frameworks in Rural NSW BF 04/2010 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources, Water Resources
May 2010 Biodiversity: Regulatory Frameworks BF 03/2010 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Law, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage
May 2010 Australian Federal and State Budgets - An Overview BF 02/2010 Economy/Finance, State Finances
Apr 2010 Economic Indicators: NSW (April 2010) SI 01/2010 Economy/Finance, Statistics
Mar 2010 Health Reform BF 01/2010 Health, Public Administration, Social Issues
Mar 2010 Home Warranty Insurance EB 07/2010 Compensation Schemes, Housing, Law
Mar 2010 Minority Governments in Australia - Texts of Accords, Charters and Agreements IB 01/2010 Constitutional Issues, Parliament
Mar 2010 Minority Governments in Australia 1989-2009: Accords, Charters and Agreements BP 01/2010 Constitutional Issues, Parliament
Feb 2010 New Recommendations to Share GST Revenue EB 06/2010 Economy/Finance, Parliament, State Finances
Feb 2010 Residential Tenancy Law Reforms EB 05/2010 Housing, Law, Social Issues
Feb 2010 Agriculture, Landscapes and Carbon EB 04/2010 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources
Feb 2010 Recall Elections EB 03/2010 Electoral Studies, Law, Parliament
Jan 2010 Industrial relations update: The referral of powers and the Fair Work Act 2009 EB 02/2010 Industrial Relations
Jan 2010 Political Donations and Electoral Finance EB 01/2010 Law
Dec 2009 Criminal Trial Efficiency EB 11/2009 Courts, Crime, Law
Dec 2009 Business Cycles EB 10/2009 Economy/Finance
Dec 2009 Managerial Federalism - COAG and the States BF 10/2009 Economy/Finance, Public Administration
Nov 2009 Regional NSW - Economic Survey and Development Initiatives BF 09/2009 Agriculture / Rural, Development, Economy/Finance, Planning/Heritage, Rural and Regional, Transport
Nov 2009 Rail Freight Transport in NSW BF 08/2009 Economy/Finance, Environment, Planning/Heritage, Transport
Sep 2009 NSW State Electoral Districts Ranked by 2006 Census Characteristics BP 03/2009 Electoral Studies, Parliament
Sep 2009 NSW Electorate Profiles: 2007 Redistribution BP 04/2009 Electoral Studies, Parliament
Sep 2009 Industrial Relations: The Referral of Powers BF 07/2009 Constitutional Issues, Industrial Relations
Aug 2009 Issues Backgrounder: School League Tables IB 08/2009 Education, Social Issues
Aug 2009 Tasers - developments, findings and recommendations EB 09/2009 Crime
Jul 2009 The NSW public sector - statistical overview 1999-2008 EB 08/2009 Public Administration
Jul 2009 Mining and the Environment BF 06/2009 Energy, Environment
Jun 2009 Gang Laws: An Update EB 07/2009 Civil Liberties, Crime
May 2009 FOI update - proposed reforms in NSW EB 06/2009 Public Administration
May 2009 New South Wales Legislative Assembly Elections 2007: Two-Candidate Preferred Results by Polling Place BP 02/2009 Electoral Studies
May 2009 Censorship law - questions and answers EB 05/2009 Censorship
Apr 2009 New South Wales Legislative Council Election 2007 BP 01/2009 Electoral Studies
Apr 2009 Public Interest Disclosures BF 05/2009 Public Administration
Apr 2009 Oversight of Public Appointments EB 04/2009
Apr 2009 Sustainable Development BF 04/2009 Development, Environment, Natural Resources
Apr 2009 Homelessness in NSW BF 03/2009 Housing
Mar 2009 The NSW Economy: An Update BF 02/2009 Economy/Finance
Feb 2009 Parliamentary privilege: first principles and recent applications BF 01/2009 Parliament
Feb 2009 Privatisation of prisons update EB 03/2009
Feb 2009 The NSW Housing Code EB 02/2009 Housing
Jan 2009 Charter of Rights Update EB 01/2009 Human Rights
Dec 2008 Recent Developments in Abortion Law EB 08/2008 Social Issues
Dec 2008 Ethanol and biodiesel EB 07/2008 Energy, Environment
Dec 2008 Political Donations Law Update EB 06/2008 Constitutional Issues, Parliament
Nov 2008 A World Game: Events and Tourism in NSW BF 14/2008 Sport and Recreation, Tourism
Nov 2008 Asylum Seekers BF 13/2008 Human Rights, Social Issues
Nov 2008 Liquor, Licenses and Lockouts EB 04/2008
Nov 2008 Road Congestion Charging EB 03/2008 Environment, Transport
Nov 2008 Emissions Trading BF 12/2008 Environment
Nov 2008 Internet Censorship and Mandatory Filtering EB 05/2008 Social Issues
Nov 2008 Child Pornography Law Update EB 02/2008 Law
Oct 2008 Intoxication and the Criminal Law EB 01/2008 Crime, Drugs, Sentencing
Oct 2008 New South Wales By-elections 1965-2008: Update to Background Paper No. 3/2005 UPDATE BP 03-2005 Electoral Studies
Sep 2008 Local Government in New South Wales BF 11/2008 Local Government, Public Administration
Sep 2008 Oil Supply and Petrol Prices BF 10/2008 Energy, Natural Resources, Transport
Aug 2008 Child Pornography Law BF 09/2008 Crime, Sentencing
Aug 2008 Transport Problems Facing Large Cities BF 06/2008 Planning/Heritage, Transport
Aug 2008 The Regulation of Lobbying BF 05/2008 Parliament, Public Administration
Aug 2008 Education in Country and City New South Wales BF 04/2008 Social Issues
Aug 2008 Marine Protected Areas BF 08/2008 Environment, Planning/Heritage
Jul 2008 Privacy: The Current Situation BF 07/2008 Privacy
Jun 2008 The Regulation of Lobbying BF 05/2008 Parliament, Public Administration
May 2008 Education in Country and City New South Wales BF 04/2008 Social Issues
May 2008 Carbon Capture and Storage BF 02/2008 Energy, Environment, Natural Resources
Apr 2008 A Commissioner for Older People in NSW? BF 03/2008 Human Rights, Social Issues
Mar 2008 The NSW Planning System: Proposed Reforms BF 01/2008 Environment
Feb 2008 2007 New South Wales Election: Final Analysis BP 01/2008 Electoral Studies
Feb 2008 Supplement to Background Paper 1/08 by Antony Green: Preference flows by booth and candidate for individual electorates Electoral Studies
Dec 2007 The NSW Economy: A Survey BF 14/2007 Economy/Finance
Nov 2007 Residential Tenancy Law in NSW BF 13/2007 Housing
Nov 2007 Liquor Licensing Laws: An Update BF 12/2007 Law, Social Issues
Oct 2007 Older drivers: a review of licensing requirements and research findings BF 11/2007 Social Issues, Transport
Sep 2007 Protecting Children From Online Sexual Predators BF 10/2007 Censorship, Crime, Law, Privacy
Jun 2007 Multiculturalism BF 09/2007 Social Issues
Jun 2007 Election Finance Law: Recent Developments and Proposals for Reform BF 08/2007 Electoral Studies
Jun 2007 Manufacturing and Services in NSW BP 03/2007 Economy/Finance
Jun 2007 Domestic Violence in NSW BF 07/2007 Crime, Social Issues, Women's Issues
May 2007 Freedom of Information - Issues and Recent Developments in NSW BF 06/2007 Civil Liberties, Law, Privacy
May 2007 2007 New South Wales Election: Preliminary Analysis BP 02/2007 Electoral Studies
May 2007 Parliamentary Privilege: Major Developments and Current Issues BP 01/2007 Constitutional Issues, Parliament
May 2007 Women, Parliament and the Media BF 05/2007 Parliament, Women's Issues
Apr 2007 Living on the Edge: Sustainable Land Development in Sydney BF 04/2007 Development, Environment, Planning/Heritage
Apr 2007 Provocation and Self-defence in Intimate Partner and Homophobic Homicides BF 03/2007 Crime, Social Issues, Women's Issues
Feb 2007 Greenhouse Gas Emission Trading BF 02/2007 Energy, Environment, Natural Resources, Pollution
Feb 2007 Government Policy and Services to Support and Include People with Disabilities BF 01/2007 Health, Human Rights, Social Issues
Dec 2006 Crystal Methamphetamine Use in New South Wales BF 19/2006 Crime, Drugs
Nov 2006 The Workplace Relations Case - Implications for the States BF 18/2006 Constitutional Issues, Industrial Relations
Nov 2006 Commonwealth-State Responsibilities for Health - 'Big Bang' or Incremental Reform BF 17/2006 Constitutional Issues, Health
Nov 2006 Recent Developments in Planning Legislation BF 16/2006 Development, Planning/Heritage
Nov 2006 Reducing the Risk of Recidivism BF 15/2006 Courts, Crime, Juvenile Justice, Sentencing
Oct 2006 Sovereign States and National Power: Transition in Federal State Finance BF 14/2006 Economy/Finance
Sep 2006 Biofuels BF 13/2006 Agriculture / Rural, Energy, Environment, Transport
Sep 2006 New South Wales Electorate Profiles: 2004 Redistribution BP 03/2006 Electoral Studies
Aug 2006 Law and order legislation in the Australian States and Territories: 2003-2006 BF 12/2006 Crime, Drugs, Juvenile Justice, Sentencing, Victims of Crime
Aug 2006 DNA Evidence, Wrongful Convictions and Wrongful Acquittals BF 11/2006 Civil Liberties, Courts, Crime, Sentencing, Victims of Crime
Aug 2006 NSW State Electoral Districts Ranked by 2001 Census Statistics BP 02/2006 Electoral Studies
Aug 2006 Uranium and Nuclear Power BF 10/2006 Energy, Environment, Natural Resources
Jun 2006 Legal Recognition of Same-Sex Relationships BF 09/2006 Human Rights, Social Issues
May 2006 Tourism in NSW: Prospects for the Current Decade BF 08/2006 Tourism
May 2006 Parental Responsibility Laws BF 07/2006 Juvenile Justice, Social Issues
May 2006 Native Vegetation: An Update BF 06/2006 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage
May 2006 A NSW Charter of Rights? The Continuing Debate BF 05/2006 Civil Liberties, Constitutional Issues, Human Rights
Apr 2006 Preparing for the impact of dementia BF 04/2006 Health, Social Issues
Mar 2006 The Political Representation of Ethnic and Racial Minorities BF 03/2006 Electoral Studies, Human Rights, Indigenous Affairs, Parliament, Social Issues
Feb 2006 The New Federal Workplace Relations System BF 02/2006 Industrial Relations
Feb 2006 The Science of Climate Change BP 01/2006 Environment, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage, Pollution
Feb 2006 Sedition, Incitement and Vilification: Issues in the Current Debate BF 01/2006 Civil Liberties, Constitutional Issues, Human Rights
Dec 2005 Majority Jury Verdicts in Criminal Trials BF 15/2005 Courts, Crime, Law
Nov 2005 Affordable Housing in NSW: Past to Present BF 14/2005 Housing
Nov 2005 Election Finance Law: An Update BF 13/2005 Electoral Studies
Nov 2005 Parliament and Accountability: The Role of Parliamentary Oversight Committees BF 12/2005 Parliament, Public Administration
Nov 2005 Industrial Relations Reforms: The proposed national system BF 11/2005 Constitutional Issues, Industrial Relations
Sep 2005 New South Wales By-elections, 1965-2005 BP 03/2005 Electoral Studies
Aug 2005 Desalination, Waste Water, and the Sydney Metropolitan Water Plan BF 10/2005 Environment, Infrastructure, Water Resources
Aug 2005 Abortion and the law in New South Wales BF 09/2005 Social Issues, Women's Issues
Aug 2005 Rural Assistance Schemes and Programs BF 08/2005 Agriculture / Rural, Rural and Regional, Water Resources
Jul 2005 Waste Management and Extended Producer Responsibility BF 07/2005 Environment, Natural Resources, Pollution
Jun 2005 Children's Rights in NSW BP 02/2005 Civil Liberties, Law
May 2005 No Fault Compensation BF 06/2005 Compensation Schemes, Victims of Crime
Apr 2005 Land Tax: an update BF 05/2005 State Finances
Apr 2005 Trial by Jury: Recent Developments BF 04/2005 Courts, Crime, Law
Mar 2005 Small Business in NSW BF 03/2005 Economy/Finance
Feb 2005 Energy Futures for NSW BF 02/2005 Energy, Infrastructure
Jan 2005 Tobacco Control in New South Wales BF 01/2005 Health, Social Issues
Jan 2005 NSW Redistribution: Analysis of Final Boundaries BP 01/2005 Electoral Studies
Jan 2005 Current Issues in Transport Policy BF 14/2004 Transport
Jan 2005 Drink Driving and Drug Driving by Rowena Johns BF 15/2004 Crime, Drugs, Social Issues, Transport
Oct 2004 2004 NSW Redistribution: Analysis of Significant Changes to Draft Boundaries BP 04/2004 Electoral Studies
Oct 2004 Workplace Surveillance BF 13/2004 Civil Liberties, Privacy
Sep 2004 Ageing in Australia BF 12/2004 Health, Social Issues
Sep 2004 NSW Fishing Industry: Changes in the Twenty-First Century BF 11/2004 Agriculture / Rural, Natural Resources
Aug 2004 Medical Cannabis Programs: A Review of Selected Jurisdictions BF 10/2004 Drugs, Health
Aug 2004 2004 New South Wales Redistribution - Analysis Of Draft Boundaries BP 04/2004 Electoral Studies
Jul 2004 Indigenous Australians and Land in New South Wales BF 09/2004 Environment, Indigenous Affairs, Law, Social Issues
Jul 2004 Privatisation of Prisons BP 03/2004 Juvenile Justice, Prisons
Jun 2004 Local Development Assessment in NSW BF 08/2004 Planning/Heritage, Development
May 2004 Tourism in NSW: After September 11 BF 06/2004 Sport and Recreation, Tourism
May 2004 Indigenous Issues in NSW BP 02/2004 Human Rights, Indigenous Affairs
May 2004 Plastic Bags BF 05/2004 Environment, Pollution
May 2004 Drug Offences: An Update on Crime Trends, Diversionary Programs and Drug Prisons BF 07/2004 Crime, Drugs, Health, Juvenile Justice, Law, Prisons, Sentencing, Victims of Crime
Apr 2004 The Future of Water Supply BF 04/2004 Water Resources
Feb 2004 Medical Negligence: An update BF 02/2004 Compensation Schemes, Health, Law
Feb 2004 Firearms Restrictions: Recent Developments BF 03/2004 Crime, Law, Social Issues
Jan 2004 New South Wales State Election 2003: Electorate Profiles BP 02/2003 Electoral Studies
Jan 2004 Principles, Personalities, Politics: Parliamentary Privilege Cases in NSW BP 01/2004 Constitutional Issues, Parliament
Jan 2004 Infrastructure BF 01/2004 Infrastructure, Planning/Heritage, Transport
Nov 2003 Horizontal Fiscal Equalisation BF 21/2003 Economy/Finance, State Finances
Nov 2003 Child Sexual Offences: An Update on Initiatives in the Criminal Justice System BF 20/2003 Courts, Crime, Law, Sentencing, Social Issues, Victims of Crime
Nov 2003 The Economic and Social Implications of Gambling BP 09/2003 Economy/Finance, Social Issues
Sep 2003 Genetically Modified Crops BF 19/2003 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources
Aug 2003 Expulsion of Members of the NSW Parliament BF 17/2003 Constitutional Issues, Parliament
Aug 2003 Cross-examination and Sexual Offence Complainants BF 18/2003 Civil Liberties, Courts, Crime, Law, Sentencing, Victims of Crime
Aug 2003 Double Jeopardy BF 16/2003 Civil Liberties, Courts, Crime, Law, Sentencing, Victims of Crime
Jul 2003 "X" Rated Films and the Regulation of Sexually Explicit Material BF 15/2003 Censorship, Social Issues
Jul 2003 Alcohol Abuse BP 05/2003 Drugs, Health, Social Issues
Jul 2003 The Control of Prostitution: An Update BF 14/2003 Social Issues
Jul 2003 Local Government Areas and State Electoral Divisions BF -2003 Electoral Studies
Jun 2003 Regional Development Outside Sydney BF 13/2003 Agriculture / Rural, Economy/Finance, Planning/Heritage, Rural and Regional
Jun 2003 2003 New South Wales Election - Final Analysis BP 06/2003 Electoral Studies
May 2003 Fraud and Identity Theft BF 08/2003 Crime, Privacy, Victims of Crime
May 2003 Urban Regional Development BF 12/2003 Agriculture / Rural, Economy/Finance, Housing, Planning/Heritage
May 2003 Crimes Amendment (Sexual Offences) Bill 2003 BF 10/2003 Civil Liberties, Crime, Social Issues
May 2003 The Consumer, Trader and Tenancy Tribunal BF 11/2003 Economy/Finance, Housing
May 2003 Women in Parliament: The Current Situation BF 09/2003 Parliament, Women's Issues
Mar 2003 Young Offenders and Diversionary Options BF 07/2003 Courts, Crime, Juvenile Justice, Law, Sentencing, Social Issues, Victims of Crime
Mar 2003 New South Wales Legislative Assembly Elections 2003: Two-Candidate Preferred Results BP 07/2003 Electoral Studies
Mar 2003 New South Wales Legislative Council Elections 2003 BP 08/2003 Electoral Studies
Mar 2003 Population Growth: Implications for Australia and Sydney BF 05/2003 Environment, Housing, Planning/Heritage
Mar 2003 Law and order legislation in the Australian States and Territories, 1999-2002: a comparative survey BF 06/2003 Courts, Crime, Juvenile Justice, Law, Sentencing, Victims of Crime
Mar 2003 Prospects for the 2003 Legislative Council Election BP 03/2003 Electoral Studies, Parliament
Mar 2003 A Suburb Too Far? Urban Consolidation in Sydney BF 04/2003 Environment, Housing, Planning/Heritage
Feb 2003 Rural Sector: Agriculture to Agribusiness BF 03/2003 Agriculture / Rural
Feb 2003 2003 New South Wales Election - Preliminary Analysis BP 04/2003 Electoral Studies
Jan 2003 Native Vegetation: Recent Developments BF 01/2003 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage, Water Resources
Jan 2003 New South Wales State Electoral Districts Ranked by 2001 Census Characteristics BP 01/2003 Electoral Studies
Jan 2003 Arson BF 02/2003 Agriculture / Rural, Crime, Disasters/Emergency Services, Environment, Juvenile Justice, Law
Dec 2002 Gangs in NSW BF 16/2002 Courts, Crime, Juvenile Justice, Law, Sentencing, Social Issues, Victims of Crime
Oct 2002 Drought BF 14/2002 Agriculture / Rural, Disasters/Emergency Services, Natural Resources, Water Resources
Oct 2002 Bail Law and Practice: Recent Developments BF 15/2002 Courts, Crime, Law, Legal Aid
Sep 2002 Water reforms in NSW: An update BF 12/2002 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources, Water Resources
Sep 2002 Public Liability - an update BF 11/2002 Compensation Schemes, Law
Sep 2002 Defamation Law Reform Revisited BF 13/2002 Civil Liberties, Defamation
Jul 2002 Victims of Crime: Plea Bargains, Compensation, Victim Impact Statements and Support Services BF 10/2002 Compensation Schemes, Crime, Law, Sentencing, Social Issues, Victims of Crime
Jul 2002 MPs' Entitlements OP8 Parliament
May 2002 Dealing with Graffiti in New South Wales BF 08/2002 Crime, Juvenile Justice, Planning/Heritage, Social Issues
May 2002 Human Cloning and Stem Cell Research BF 09/2002 Health, Social Issues
May 2002 Public Liability BF 07/2002 Compensation Schemes, Law
Apr 2002 Information Privacy and Health Records BF 06/2002 Civil Liberties, Health, Privacy
Mar 2002 Outworkers BF 03/2002 Industrial Relations, Social Issues, Women's Issues
Mar 2002 Implications of the 2001 Federal Election for the 2003 New South Wales Election BP 01/2002 Electoral Studies
Mar 2002 Censorship in Australia: Regulating the Internet and other recent developments BF 04/2002 Censorship
Mar 2002 Bushfires BF 05/2002 Crime, Disasters/Emergency Services, Environment, Natural Resources
Jan 2002 Sentencing Law: A Review of Developments in 1998-2001 BF 02/2002 Courts, Crime, Law, Victims of Crime
Jan 2002 Court Delays in NSW: Issues and Developments BF 01/2002 Courts, Sentencing
Dec 2001 Child Protection in NSW: A Review of Oversight and Supervisory Agencies BF 16/2001 Health, Human Rights, Juvenile Justice, Social Issues, Victims of Crime
Dec 2001 The Greenhouse Effect and Climate Change: An Update BF 17/2001 Agriculture / Rural, Energy, Environment, Natural Resources, Pollution
Nov 2001 Tamworth Electorate Profile 2001 BK 2B/1999 Electoral Studies
Oct 2001 Workers' Compensation Common Law Matters: The Sheahan Inquiry BF 14/2001 Compensation Schemes, Industrial Relations
Oct 2001 Election Finance Law: Public Funding, Donations and Expenditure BF 15/2001 Electoral Studies, Parliament
Sep 2001 Sentencing “Gang Rapists”: The Crimes Amendment (Aggravated Sexual Assault in Company) Bill 2001 BF 12/2001 Courts, Crime, Juvenile Justice, Law, Sentencing, Victims of Crime
Sep 2001 A Review of the Land and Environment Court BF 13/2001 Courts, Environment, Planning/Heritage
Sep 2001 Auburn Electorate Profile 2001 BK 2A/1999
Aug 2001 Proposed Changes to Environmental Planning in NSW BF 10/2001 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Planning/Heritage, Pollution
Aug 2001 Independence and Accountability of the Director of Public Prosecutions: A Comparative Survey BF 09/2001 Courts, Crime, Law
Aug 2001 Police Powers in NSW: Background to the Law Enforcement (Powers and Responsibilities) Bill 2001 BF 11/2001 Civil Liberties, Crime, Drugs, Juvenile Justice, Law, Social Issues
Jul 2001 The NSW State Election 1959 by David Clune ES1959
Jun 2001 The NSW State Election 1947 by David Clune ES1947
Jun 2001 The Future of the New South Wales Workers' Compensation Scheme BF 08/2001 Compensation Schemes, Industrial Relations
Jun 2001 The NSW State Election 1950 by David Clune ES1950
May 2001 Medical Negligence and Professional Indemnity Insurance BP 02/2001 Compensation Schemes, Health, Law
May 2001 Police Powers and Drug Law Enforcement in NSW BF 06/2001 Crime, Drugs, Juvenile Justice, Law, Social Issues
Apr 2001 Electoral Misconduct and the Regulation of Political Parties BF 05/2001 Electoral Studies, Parliament
Mar 2001 Options for Sydney's Second Airport BF 04/2001 Planning/Heritage, Transport
Mar 2001 Euthanasia: An Update BF 03/2001 Euthanasia, Social Issues
Feb 2001 Waste Management in New South Wales: A Review BF 01/2001 Environment, Pollution
Feb 2001 Permanency Planning and Adoption BF 02/2001 Juvenile Justice, Social Issues
Feb 2001 Deregulation and National Competition Policy and its Effect on Rural and Regional Areas BF 07/2001 Agriculture / Rural, Economy/Finance
Jan 2001 State Upper Houses in Australia BP 01/2001 Constitutional Issues, Electoral Studies, Parliament
Dec 2000 Federal-State Financial Relations: After the GST BF 14/2000 Economy/Finance
Dec 2000 The NSW State Election 1941 by David Clune ES1941
Nov 2000 DNA Testing and Criminal Justice BF 05/2000 Civil Liberties, Courts, Crime, Law, Privacy
Nov 2000 Teacher Registration BF 06/2000 Crime, Law, Privacy, Social Issues, Victims of Crime
Nov 2000 The Protection of Human Rights: A Review of Selected Jurisdictions BF 03/2000 Civil Liberties, Constitutional Issues, Human Rights
Nov 2000 Incidence and regulation of domestic violence in NSW BF 04/2000 Social Issues, Women's Issues
Nov 2000 Adoption and Care and Protection of Children: The Proposed Legislative Changes BF 10/2000 Juvenile Justice, Social Issues
Oct 2000 Pre-Trial Defence Disclosure: Background to the Criminal Procedure Amendment (Pre-Trial Disclosure) Bill 2000 BF 12/2000 Courts, Crime, Law, Sentencing
Oct 2000 The NSW State Election 1953 by David Clune ES1953
Oct 2000 Copyright, Privilege and Members of Parliament BF 13/2000 Parliament
Aug 2000 New Water Management Legislation in NSW: A Review BF 08/2000 Environment, Water Resources
Aug 2000 State Owned Corporations: A Review BF 11/2000 Public Administration
Jul 2000 Crimes Amendment (Child Protection - Excessive Punishment) Bill 2000: Background and Commentary BF 09/2000 Human Rights, Juvenile Justice, Social Issues
Apr 2000 Salinity BF 07/2000 Environment, Water Resources
Mar 2000 The Numbers Game: Prospects for a Redistribution in the Current Parliament BP 04/2000 Electoral Studies
Mar 2000 Freedom of Information and Open Government BP 03/2000 Civil Liberties, Privacy, Public Administration, Social Issues
Feb 2000 The Future of the Snowy River BF 02/2000 Environment, Natural Resources, Water Resources
Jan 2000 NSW Legislative Council Elections 1999 BP 02/2000 Electoral Studies
Jan 2000 Banks and Community Obligations BF 01/2000 Economy/Finance
Nov 1999 New South Wales Legislative Assembly Elections 1999: Two-Candidate preferred results by Polling Place BP 06/1999 Electoral Studies
Nov 1999 The Regulation of Prostitution: A review of Recent Developments BF 21/1999 Social Issues
Nov 1999 Parole: An overview BF 20/1999 Courts, Crime, Sentencing
Nov 1999 Dairy Industry in NSW: past and Present BF 23/1999 Agriculture / Rural
Nov 1999 'Megan's Law' and other forms of sex-offender legislation BF 22/1999 Crime, Social Issues, Victims of Crime
Oct 1999 New Commonwealth and State Government Environment Relationships BF 18/1999 Environment
Oct 1999 Firearms Regulation: An Update BP 05/1999 Crime, Social Issues
Oct 1999 The age of consent: an update BF 21/1999 Crime, Social Issues
Oct 1999 Constitutional Monarchy or Republic? The November 1999 Referendum BF 19/1999 Constitutional Issues
Sep 1999 Gaming Commissions Internet Gambling and Responsible Gambling BF 16/1999 Economy/Finance, Social Issues
Sep 1999 Workers' Entitlements and Corporate Insolvency BF 17/1999 Industrial Relations
Aug 1999 Egan v Chadwick and Other Recent Developments in the Powers of Elected Upper Houses BF 15/1999 Constitutional Issues, Parliament
Aug 1999 New South Wales Elections 1999 BP 04/1999 Electoral Studies
Aug 1999 Zero Tolerance Policing BF 14/1999 Crime
Jul 1999 The NSW Drug Summit: Issues and Outcomes BP 03/1999 Drugs
Jul 1999 NSW and Gambling Revenue BF 16/1996 Economy/Finance, Social Issues
Jul 1999 The NSW Drug Summit: Issues and Outcomes BP 03/1999 Drugs
Jul 1999 The NSW Workers' Compensation System: problems and proposed reforms BF 24/1999 Compensation Schemes
Jun 1999 Natural Resource Management in New Zealand: Lessons for New South Wales BF 13/1999 Environment
May 1999 Changing Nature of the NSW Economy BP 01/2000 Economy/Finance
May 1999 Transport in NSW BF 10/1999 Planning/Heritage
May 1999 The Medical Use of Cannabis: Recent Devleopments BF 11/1999 Drugs
May 1999 Legal recognition of same-sex relationships BF 12/1999 Social Issues
May 1999 Tenants' Rights in NSW BF 09/1999 Housing
Apr 1999 Overseas visitors in NSW: Present trends and future possibilities BF 08/1999 Economy/Finance, Sport and Recreation
Mar 1999 Native vegetation in NSW: An update BF 06/1999 Agriculture / Rural, Environment
Mar 1999 Juvenile Justice: Some Recent Developments BF 05/1999 Crime, Juvenile Justice, Sentencing, Social Issues
Mar 1999 The illicit drug problem: drug courts and other alternative approaches BF 04/1999 Drugs, Social Issues
Mar 1999 Law and order legislation in the Australian States and Territories 1995-1998: a comparative survey BF 07/1999 Crime, Drugs, Sentencing
Mar 1999 Censorship Law: Issues and Developments BF 03/1999 Censorship
Feb 1999 Forests in NSW: An Update BF 02/1999 Environment, Natural Resources
Feb 1999 New South Wales State Election 1999: Electorate Profiles BP 02/1999 Electoral Studies
Jan 1999 Egan v Willis & Cahill: The High Court Decision BF 01/1999 Constitutional Issues, Parliament
Jan 1999 New South Wales State Electoral Districts Ranked by 1996 Census Characteristics BP 01/1999 Electoral Studies
Jan 1999 The Legislative Council of New South Wales: Past Present and Future BF 01/1990 Parliament
Dec 1998 National Parks in NSW BF 22/1998 Environment, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage
Dec 1998 Tourism in NSW: Possibilities for Rural Regional Areas BF 19/1998 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Sport and Recreation
Dec 1998 Probation: An Overview BF 21/1998 Courts, Crime, Sentencing
Dec 1998 Privacy Law Reform: Issues and Recent DevelopmentsBF BF 20/1998 Civil Liberties, Privacy
Nov 1998 Implications of the 1998 Federal Election for the 1999 New South Wales Election BP 05/1998 Electoral Studies
Nov 1998 Assisted Reproductive Technology BP 06/1998 Health, Social Issues, Women's Issues
Nov 1998 Changing Boundaries Changing Fortunes: an analysis of the NSW Elections of 1988 and 1991 OP 07/1998 Electoral Studies
Oct 1998 Home Invasion and Self-Defence: An Update BF 17/1998 Civil Liberties, Crime, Law, Victims of Crime
Oct 1998 The Quality of Sydney's Drinking Water: Current Issues BF 16/1998 Environment, Natural Resources, Pollution, Water Resources
Oct 1998 Mandatory and Guideline Sentencing: Recent Developments BF 18/1998 Courts, Crime, Sentencing
Sep 1998 The Native Title Debate: Background and Current Issues BF 15/1998 Constitutional Issues, Law, Social Issues
Aug 1998 The Commission for Children and Young People Bill 1998 and other child protection initiatives BF 14/1998 Crime, Social Issues
Aug 1998 Urban Planning in New South Wales: Current Issues BF 13/1998 Planning/Heritage
Jul 1998 The Management of Sydney Harbour Foreshores BF 12/1998 Environment, Planning/Heritage
Jul 1998 Constitutional Monarchy or Republic? Implications for New South Wales BF 03/1998 Constitutional Issues
Jul 1998 1997/98 NSW Redistribution: Analysis of Final Boundaries BP 04/1998 Electoral Studies
Jul 1998 Air Pollution: An Update BF 11/1998 Environment, Pollution
Jun 1998 Animal Experimentation BP 03/1998 Social Issues
May 1998 Rural Sector: Changing towards 2000 BF 10/1998 Agriculture / Rural, Rural and Regional
Apr 1998 Initial Responses to the Wood Royal Commission Report on Paedophilia BF 08/1998 Crime, Social Issues
Apr 1998 Street Offences and Crime Prevention BF 09/1998 Crime, Juvenile Justice, Law
Apr 1998 Land Tax in NSW BF 06/1998 Economy/Finance, State Finances
Apr 1998 Coastal management in NSW: An update BF 07/1998 Environment, Planning/Heritage
Mar 1998 Water Reforms in NSW BF 04/1998 Water Resources
Mar 1998 Judicial Accountability BP 01/1998 Courts, Law, Sentencing
Mar 1998 Reforming the Waterfront: Background to the Current Debate BF 05/1998 Industrial Relations, Transport
Mar 1998 1997/98 New South Wales Redistribution: Analysis of Draft Boundaries BP 02/1998 Electoral Studies
Feb 1998 Unfair dismissal: the new laws BF 02/1998 Industrial Relations
Jan 1998 Companion Animal Legislation BF 01/1998 Social Issues
Jan 1998 1997/98 New South Wales Redistribution: Analysis of Significant Changes to Draft Boundaries BP 2A/1998 Electoral Studies
Dec 1997 Water for Rural Production in NSW: Grand designs and changing realities BF 26/1997 Agriculture / Rural, Water Resources
Dec 1997 Dangerous Offenders Legislation: An Overview BF 14/1997 Crime
Dec 1997 The Future of State Revenue: The High Court Decision in Ha and Hammond BF 16/1997 Constitutional Issues, Economy/Finance
Dec 1997 Bail in New South Wales BF 25/1997 Courts, Crime, Law
Nov 1997 Outsourcing and the Public Sector BF 22/1997 Public Administration
Nov 1997 Contaminated Land Management Bill 1997: Background and Commentary BF 24/1997 Environment, Pollution
Nov 1997 Urban Consolidation: Current Developments BF 23/1997 Environment, Housing, Planning/Heritage
Oct 1997 Listening devices and other forms of surveillance: issues and proposals for reform BF 20/1997 Civil Liberties, Crime, Privacy
Oct 1997 The age of consent BF 21/1997 Crime, Social Issues
Sep 1997 Crimes Amendment (Diminished Responsibility) Bill 1997: Commentary and Background BF 19/1997 Crime
Sep 1997 Electricity and Privatisation BF 17/1997 Energy, Environment, Infrastructure
Aug 1997 Childhood Immunisation: The Legal Dimensions OP 06/1997 Health, Social Issues
Jul 1997 The Right To Silence BP 11/1997 Crime, Law
Jun 1997 Registration of Paedophiles BF 12/1997 Crime, Social Issues
Jun 1997 Integrated Development Assessment and Consent Procedures: Proposed Legislative Changes BF 09/1997 Environment, Planning/Heritage
Jun 1997 The Administrative Decisions Tribunal Bill 1997: Commentary and Background BF 10/1997 Courts, Law
Jun 1997 The Right to Silence BF 11/1997 Civil Liberties, Crime
May 1997 Police Powers of Detention After Arrest BF 08/1997 Civil Liberties, Crime
May 1997 Alcohol and Tobacco in NSW: Consumption Revenue and Concern BF 07/1997 Economy/Finance, Social Issues
Apr 1997 Where do you draw the line?: Prospects for the 1997 NSW Redistribution BP 01/1997 Electoral Studies
Apr 1997 Parliamentary Privilege: Use misuse and proposals for reform BF 04/1997 Parliament
Apr 1997 Private sector fraud in New South Wales: incidence and regulation BF 18/1997 Crime
Apr 1997 The Children (Parental Responsibility) Act 1994: An Update BF 06/1997 Crime, Juvenile Justice, Social Issues
Mar 1997 Bail in New South Wales BF 25/1997 Crime
Mar 1997 Commercial Fishing in NSW: Origins and Development to the early 1990s BF 15/1997 Natural Resources
Mar 1997 Proposed New Pollution Legislation in NSW: Background and Commentary BF 05/1997 Environment, Pollution
Feb 1997 NSW Rural Communities: The Impact of Change and Strategies for Assistance BF 28/1996 Agriculture / Rural, Economy/Finance, Rural and Regional
Feb 1997 Awards and Enterprise Agreements in NSW and Commonwealth Industrial Relations Systems BF 03/1997 Industrial Relations
Jan 1997 The Telecommunications Act 1997: Summary of Implications for New South Wales BF 13/1997 Infrastructure, Planning/Heritage
Jan 1997 Aborigines Land and National Parks in NSW BF 02/1997 Environment, Social Issues
Jan 1997 Women in Parliament: An Update BF 01/1997 Parliament, Women's Issues
Dec 1996 An Administrative Appeals Tribunal for New South Wales BF 14/1996 Sentencing
Sep 1996 The Kable Case:Implications for New South Wales BP 26/1996 Constitutional Issues
May 1996 Victims Rights and Victims Compensation: Commentary on the Legislative Reform Package 1996 BF 12/1996 Compensation Schemes, Victims of Crime
Apr 1996 Dealing with Court Delay in New South Wales BF 31/1996 Courts
Apr 1996 Gun Control : Historical Perspective and Contemporary Overview BF 11/1996 Crime
Jan 1996 Forestry in NSW BP 02/1996 Development
Nov 1995 Fixed Term Parliaments, with a commentary on the Constitution (Fixed Term Parliaments) Amendment Bill 1992 BF 03/1995 Parliament
Nov 1995 The Politics of Difference: The Political Representation of Ethnic and Racial Mino BF 29/1995 Parliament
Nov 1995 Native Vegetation Protection in New South Wales BF 28/1995 Agriculture / Rural, Environment, Natural Resources, Planning/Heritage
Sep 1995 Domestic Violence: An Overview of the Legislative Changes in NSW BF 18/1995 Crime, Law, Women's Issues
Jul 1995 Sydney, Transport and Ecologically Sustainable Development BF 17/1995 Environment, Infrastructure, Transport
Jul 1995 Workers Compensation and Motor Accidents Compensation in NSW BP 39/1995 Compensation Schemes, Law
May 1995 The Individual's Right to Privacy: Protection of Personal Information in New South Wales BF 14/1995 Privacy
May 1995 The Independence of the Judiciary: Commentary on the proposal to amend the NSW Constitution BF 09/1995 Constitutional Issues, Courts, Law
May 1995 Selecting a Presiding Office: Methods of Election and the Concept of Independence BF 13/1995 Parliament
May 1995 Water Quality in NSW- An Overview BP 04/1995 Environment, Water Resources
May 1995 Coal Production in New South Wales BF 10/1995 Mining
May 1995 Defamation of Public Officials and Public Figures: Special Rules and Free Speech in the United States and Australia OC 02/1995 Defamation, Law
Apr 1995 Sydney City Council: Moving Boundaries and a Changing Franchise BF 21/1995 Electoral Studies, Local Government
Apr 1995 Commentary on the Exposure Draft of the Industrial Relations Bill 1995 BF 38/1995 Industrial Relations
Apr 1995 Recycling in New South Wales BF 08/1995 Environment, Pollution
Mar 1995 The Greenhouse Effect: Ramifications for New South Wales BF 11/1995 Environment
Feb 1995 Urban Consolidation and Dual Occupancy Development BF 12/1995 Development, Housing, Planning/Heritage
Feb 1995 Euthanasia BP 03/1995 Euthanasia
Feb 1995 Maritime Services in NSW: Issues for Reform BF 01/1995 Public Administration
Feb 1995 Sydney, Transport and Ecologically Sustainable Development BF 17/1995 Environment, Transport
Jan 1995 Industrial Regulation in NSW : The Difficult Dichotomy of Judicial and Arbitral Power BF 25/1995 Constitutional Issues, Industrial Relations
Aug 1994 Cannabis: The Contemporary Debate (Vol 1 : Text BP 01/1994 Drugs
Jan 1994 Sentencing Guidelines and Judicial Discretion: A Review of the Current Debate BF 15/1994 Sentencing
Dec 1990 The Legislative Council of New South Wales : Past, Present and Future BP 01/1990 Parliament