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Comparative Administrative Law

Enrolment code: LAW609

Offered: Hobart: semester 1

Unit description:

Explores in greater depth the principles examined in LAW203 and considers important aspects of review of administrative action not covered in that unit. Alternative extrajudicial review systems, including Ombudsmen, independent appeal tribunals and internal review systems are examined as well as the Federal and State systems of review which are studied in some detail – especially freedom of information legislation. Topics may include subordinate legislation dealing with corruption, and administrative remedies.

Staff Mr RD Snell For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 5x50-min workshops fortnightly Timetable
Prerequisites LAW203  
Mutual exclusions LAW642  
Assessment mode major assignment of 3,000–5,000 words (60%), 2 minor 750-word assignments (40%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Recommended texts etc Douglas R & Jones M, Administrative Law, Commentary and Materials, 3rd edn, Federation Press, 1999
Katzen H & Douglas R, Administrative Law, Butterworths Tutorial Series, 1999
Streets S, Administrative Law, 2nd edn, Butterworths Casebook Companions, 2000
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Discipline (School) Law  
Courses Bachelor of Laws
Bachelor of Laws combined degrees (BA and LLB)
Bachelor of Laws combined degrees (BEc and LLB)
Bachelor of Laws combined degrees (BCom and LLB)
Bachelor of Laws combined degrees (BSc and LLB)
Bachelor of Laws combined degrees (BIS and LLB)
Faculty website Faculty of Law  
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