Control of government action: text, cases and commentary

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Creyke, R, McMillan, J & Reynolds, R (2009), Control of government action: text, cases and commentary, 2nd edn, LexisNexis Butterworths, Chatswood, NSW. ISBN 9780409323672


Control of Government Action provides comprehensive coverage of the legal controls on government decision-making in each Australian jurisdiction, including legislation, case extracts and commentary. Every chapter of this highly respected work has been revised for this edition to include important administrative law developments since the book's first publication in 2005. More than 100 additional cases have been noted, including Tang, Shi, Bodrudazza, VEAL, Evans, McKinnon, Thomas, Hicks, Roche and Jarratt. This edition also contains two new chapters on Privacy and Obtaining Reasons for Government Decision.