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Title Public law in the age of statutes : essays in honour of Dennis Pearce / editors Anthony J Connolly, Daniel Stewart
Published Annandale, NSW : The Federation Press, 2015


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Description xix, 236 pages ; 22 cm
Contents 1. Public law and a public lawyer in the age of statutes / Anthony J Connolly and Daniel Stewart -- 2. The master of words: who chooses statutory meaning? / Stephen Gageler -- 3. Constitutional dimensions of statutory interpretation / Cheryl Saunders -- 4. Executive versus judiciary revisited / Margaret Allars -- 5. Private standards as delegated legislation / Daniel Stewart -- 6. Enquiring minds or inquiring minders? Towards clearer standards for the appointment of Royal Commissioners and inquiry heads / A J Brown -- 7. The administrative review council and transformative reform / Susan Kenny -- 8. The vision splendid: Australian tribunals in the 21st century / Linda Pearson -- 9. Administrative law and cultural change / John McMillan
Summary Inspired by and honouring the contribution to Australian public law of Dennis Pearce, this collection of essays by some of Australia's most influential legal thinkers explores how the ascendency of statutes over the past few decades has come to influence the development of Australian public law
Analysis Australian
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Pearce, D. C. (Dennis Charles)
Law -- Australia -- Interpretation and construction.
Public law -- Australia.
Genre/Form Festschriften.
Author Connolly, Anthony J., editor
Stewart, Daniel (Law teacher), editor
ISBN 9781760020392