November 2006
The Victorian Legislative Council, which will be reformed with effect from the
general elections on 25 November 2006, has the potential to be a major
instrument of accountability.

This discussion paper canvasses a range of reforms and revisions affecting the
accountability of ministers and governments to Parliament and citizens.
Government accountability would be cemented into law by a set of principles to be adopted through ordinary legislation in the first instance, but ultimately entrenched as part of the Constitution.

Related Documents

Renewing Accountable Government

Charter for Renewing Accountable Government