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Australian Constitutional Convention 1973-1985

Heather McRae

Australian Constitutional Convention 1973-1985

a guide to the archives

by Heather McRae

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Published by Centre for Comparative Constitutional Studies, University of Melbourne in Melbourne .
Written in English

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    • University of Melbourne. Centre for Comparative Constitutional Studies -- Archives -- Catalogs.,
    • Australia. Constitutional Convention -- Archives -- Catalogs.,
    • Australia. Constitutional Convention -- History -- Sources -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
    • Constitutional conventions -- Australia -- History -- 20th century -- Sources -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.,
    • Constitutional history -- Australia -- Sources -- Bibliography -- Catalogs.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementHeather McRae & Anne Mullins.
      GenreBibliography, Catalogs.
      ContributionsMullins, Anne., University of Melbourne. Centre for Comparative Constitutional Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCD2529.M45 M37 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 256 p. :
      Number of Pages256
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL121291M
      ISBN 100732510686
      LC Control Number99487745

      Working papers, reports, correspondence, press clippings, photographs, meeting minutes and other documents relating to the activities of the Australian Constitutional Convention (ACC) which met from (University of Melbourne) Hot Topic The Australian Constitution (March ). The Australian Constitutional Convention (ACC) commenced at some of the headiest times of Australian politics and its activities should be considered against that background. In origin the ACC was a Victorian initiative, which attracted bipartisan support. The idea for a Convention was first suggested by a Labor Member, the Hon. J.W. Galbally, MLC in

      The Australian republic referendum held on 6 November was a two-question referendum to amend the Constitution of first question asked whether Australia should become a republic with a President appointed by Parliament following a bi-partisan appointment model which had been approved by a half-elected, half-appointed Constitutional Convention held in Canberra in February Location: Australia. constitutional convention rather than merely placing disparate sources into one book. with unsuccessful attempts to codify convention in the Australian Resolutions of and the Canadian Constitutional Amendment Bill of It will conclude.

      The Constitution of the United States and The Declaration of Independence are two of the most important documents in American history. Conveying the principles on which the country was founded and providing the ideals that still guide American politics today, these are the seminal works from which the foundation of America was Edition: Revised. `Original Intent and the Framer's Constitution' is a collection of essays shoddily fitted together to make what are essentially two books. The first, discusses the Framer's (specifically, the members of the Constitutional Convention and the State Ratifying Conventions) ideas about various constitutional issues, including the President's powers Cited by:


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