Semester 2, 2016

Public Law Distinction Summary Notes

21 pages

8,319 words




These notes cover all topics on the LAWS1021 Public Law subject. These notes are sorted into scaffolds and also include a broad scaffold for generally answering questions at the end. THey are designed to be brief and accessible in a high-pressure exam environment. They do not include detailed case notes. Used to obtain a distinction mark in the subject.

Topics covered include:

- Constitutional principles and Australian legal history
- Manner and form provisions
- Parliamentary representation (Please note, case law on section 44 will have changed)
- Voting rights
- Judicial power (incl. persona designata and administrative detention, Kable principole)
- Executive power
- Administrative law (including freedom of information, ICAC, judicial review)




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