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Find Commonwealth Acts and Regulations, the Constitution and links to links to state and territory legislation sites.

Acts and Legislation – ComLaw

Provides the full text of Commonwealth Acts, Bills and Legislative Instruments (Regulations) and Gazettes in electronic form.

Attorney-General's Department

Legislation – Popular titles

ComLaw provides links to the most requested items of Commonwealth legislation from the homepage.

Attorney-General's Department

Australian Law Reform Commission

Conducts inquiries into areas of law at the request of the Attorney-General. Based on its research and consultations, it makes recommendations to government on law reform options.

Australian Law Reform Commission

Best Practice Regulation Updates

Contains a listing of all regulatory proposals decided by the Australian Government, and by COAG and Ministerial Councils that required a Regulation Impact Statement (RIS).

Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet

Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act

Provides Links to downloads of the Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act in various formats.

Attorney-General's Department

Frequently asked questions about legislation and bills

Scroll down page to find answers to frequently asked questions about legislation and bills.

Office of Parliamentary Counsel

Guides to Social Policy Law

The Guides aim to assist in understanding the associated law and its application and are intended to be used to assist with decision making.

Department of Social Services

Legislation – states and territories

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Provides links to state and territory legislation sites.

Social services legislation

Information on the portfolio legislation and the status of legislation currently before Parliament.

Department of Social Services