The Federation Fathers agreed a federal Constitution which has enabled the Australian Parliament to play an important, even a leading, role in the development of national authority. The legislative powers conferred on the Parliament have enabled it to pass laws which have gone far beyond what might have been contemplated in 1900. On the occasion of the centenary of Federation, Parliament: The Vision in Hindsight explores the way in which the Parliament has developed and influenced the operation of the Australian ...

Parliament: The Vision in Hindsight 2001, Federation Press

ISBN-13: 9781862874060