Research Databases

Federal Register of Legislation (formerly ComLaw)

Description Federal Registrar of Legislation (formerly ComLaw), is the official online source of Commonwealth of Australia primary legislation managed by the Office of Parliamentary Counsel.

Contains: Current and historical Commonwealth of Australia primary legislation and other ancillary documents including:
Acts as made (from 1901)
Act compilations (from 1973)
Regulations and other instruments as made (from 1904)
Regulations and other instrument compilations (from 1979)
Legislative instruments compilations and as made (from 2005)
Notifiable instruments compilations and as made (from 2016)
Government Notices Gazettes (from 1901)
Bills and most initial explanatory memoranda (from 1996)
Commonwealth of Australia constitutional documents (from 1901)

Some historical material may not be available online.
Subjects Law
Publisher Office of Parliamentary Counsel
Subscription Free
Alumni Access Yes
Open Access No

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