May 2009

We favour a model for such legislation that resembles those in the United Kingdom, New Zealand, the Australian Capital Territory and Victoria with its Charter of Human Rights and Responsibilities Act (the Charter). The purpose of this submission, however, is to focus attention on what we see as the benefits that will flow from the adoption of such legislation for transparent and accountable government, and informed and effective parliamentary deliberation

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