Supplementary submission: Inquiry into the Exemption of Delegated Legislation from Parliamentary Oversight
On 27 August 2020, the Law Council of Australia appeared before the Standing Committee for the Scrutiny of Delegated Legislation (Committee) following an invitation to provide evidence to the Committee’s inquiry into the exemption of delegated legislation from parliamentary oversight (Inquiry).
This supplementary submission addresses:
(a) matters that were raised by the Committee during the Law Council’s appearance at the public hearing of 27 August 2020 which the Law Council verbally took on notice; and
(b) matters that the Committee subsequently raised as further Questions on Notice, by email to the Law Council dated 28 August 2020.
This submission is ancillary to the Law Council’s primary submission to the Inquiry of 2 July 2020.
You can read the full submission below.