Series 282 - Minutes and agenda papers of the Advisers on Legislation

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Minutes and agenda papers of the Advisers on Legislation


  • 1951 - 1995 (Creation)

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2.3 m (7 type 4 boxes)

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(1951 – 1996?)

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The Advisers on Legislation was a committee responsible for advising the Australian National University Council on university legislation and statutes. It was initially chaired by Professor (later Sir) Kenneth Bailey and its early members included the Vice-Chancellor, H F E Whitlam (Commonwealth Solicitor-General) and Sir Robert Garran.

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These are copies of the minutes and agenda papers for meetings of the Advisers on Legislation.


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Open access under a thirty-year rule

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There are files for meetings of the Advisers on Legislation in Central Files (ANUA 53) and a bound set of original minutes (ANUA 200)

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Prepared by Maggie Shapley on 22 October 2007




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