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An introduction to the Australian Constitution, by P.H. Lane

Label
An introduction to the Australian Constitution
Title
An introduction to the Australian Constitution
Statement of responsibility
by P.H. Lane
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ANB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1923-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lane, P. H.
Dewey number
342.94/02
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australia.
  • Constitutional law
  • Aboriginal Australians
  • Australia
  • Australia
Target audience
adult
Label
An introduction to the Australian Constitution, by P.H. Lane
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
General matters : Federation -- The constitution -- Amendment -- The courts -- Judicial reveiw -- Pigeon-holing federal laws -- Testing laws -- Severability -- Federalism and federations -- Federalism -- Canada -- United States -- A republic in Australia -- The commonwealth and the states : Engineers case and Melbourne corporation -- Inconsistent federal and state laws -- Commonwealth grants to states and other fiscal matters : Commonwealth grants to states -- State revenue sources -- Uniform tax scheme -- Australian Loan Council -- Commonwealth Grants Commission -- Premier's conference -- The strength of the commonwealth -- Federal parliament machinery : The senate -- The House of Representatives -- Procedure, terms, privileges of parliment, electors, citizenship, double dissolutions -- The power of Federal Parliament : Trade and commerce power -- Extra-territorial laws -- Taxation power -- Tacking -- Defence power -- Corporations power -- Immigration power -- External affairs power -- Acquisition power -- Arbitration power -- Other power : Territories power -- Appropriation power -- Commonwealth-places power -- Incidental power -- Matters-referred power -- The federal government : Governor-general and the goverment : Governor-general -- Federal Executive Council -- Federal government and ministry -- Cabinet -- Responsible government -- Powers of the executive : Regulation -- Administrative tribunals and federal bodies -- The federal government and parliament : Responsible government -- Tabling of regulations -- Annual reports -- Public money -- The budget -- The political party system -- Her majestry's opposition -- The federal courts : General matters -- Special jurisdictions -- Judicial power of the commonwealth separation of powers -- A fixed tenure -- High court of Australia -- State courts used by the commonwealth -- Privy council -- The states : Constitutional history -- The constitutions -- Parliaments -- Governments -- Local government -- Courts -- Prohibitions and guarantees : Freedom of interstate trade -- no state taxes on goods; customes and excise duties -- Commonwealth must give just terms for property acquired -- Religious freedoms
Control code
000002793386
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
ix, 221 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy received from ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9780455202105
System control number
(OCoLC)10480204
Label
An introduction to the Australian Constitution, by P.H. Lane
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
General matters : Federation -- The constitution -- Amendment -- The courts -- Judicial reveiw -- Pigeon-holing federal laws -- Testing laws -- Severability -- Federalism and federations -- Federalism -- Canada -- United States -- A republic in Australia -- The commonwealth and the states : Engineers case and Melbourne corporation -- Inconsistent federal and state laws -- Commonwealth grants to states and other fiscal matters : Commonwealth grants to states -- State revenue sources -- Uniform tax scheme -- Australian Loan Council -- Commonwealth Grants Commission -- Premier's conference -- The strength of the commonwealth -- Federal parliament machinery : The senate -- The House of Representatives -- Procedure, terms, privileges of parliment, electors, citizenship, double dissolutions -- The power of Federal Parliament : Trade and commerce power -- Extra-territorial laws -- Taxation power -- Tacking -- Defence power -- Corporations power -- Immigration power -- External affairs power -- Acquisition power -- Arbitration power -- Other power : Territories power -- Appropriation power -- Commonwealth-places power -- Incidental power -- Matters-referred power -- The federal government : Governor-general and the goverment : Governor-general -- Federal Executive Council -- Federal government and ministry -- Cabinet -- Responsible government -- Powers of the executive : Regulation -- Administrative tribunals and federal bodies -- The federal government and parliament : Responsible government -- Tabling of regulations -- Annual reports -- Public money -- The budget -- The political party system -- Her majestry's opposition -- The federal courts : General matters -- Special jurisdictions -- Judicial power of the commonwealth separation of powers -- A fixed tenure -- High court of Australia -- State courts used by the commonwealth -- Privy council -- The states : Constitutional history -- The constitutions -- Parliaments -- Governments -- Local government -- Courts -- Prohibitions and guarantees : Freedom of interstate trade -- no state taxes on goods; customes and excise duties -- Commonwealth must give just terms for property acquired -- Religious freedoms
Control code
000002793386
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
ix, 221 p.
Immediate source of acquisition
Copy received from ATSIC Library.
Isbn
9780455202105
System control number
(OCoLC)10480204

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