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Inquiry into harmonisation of legal systems

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On Monday 4 December 2006, the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Legal and Constitutional Affairs tabled its report on the inquiry into Harmonisation of legal systems entitled Harmonisation of legal systems within Australian and between Australia and New Zealand.

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This report is comprised of preliminary pages, 4 chapters, and 3 appendices.

Harmonisation of legal systems

Preliminary pages (PDF 128KB)
Contents, Foreword, Committee Membership, Terms of Reference, List of Abbreviations and List of Recommendations

Chapter 1 (PDF 63KB)

Chapter 2 (PDF 257KB)
Basis and mechanisms for the harmonisation of legal systems

Chapter 3 (PDF 436KB)
Harmonisation between Australia and New Zealand

Chapter 4 (PDF 578KB)
Harmonisation within Australia

Appendix A (PDF 40KB)
List of submissions

Appendix B (PDF 64KB)
Public hearings

Appendix C (PDF 69KB)

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