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    NSW Quarantine fee to be paid by traveler... Unconstitutional?

    With NSW, QLD and NT charging travelers returning from overseas (including Australian citizens), I have been reading bits and pieces on the internet stating that charging an Australian the quarantine fee on returning from overseas is in breach of the constitution. Is it ?
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    NSW A constitutional query

    1. What is the relevant Commonwealth of Australia Act compelling any "man" to pay income tax. 2. Does the Australian Taxation Office, and therefore the Australian Government (as opposed to the Government of the Commonwealth of Australia), consider payment of taxes by a man to be a right of said...
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    NSW Selective High School Legal Multiple Choice Question

    1. Australia’s involvement in the International Force for East Timor was: a) Authorised under The Timor Sea Treaty 2002 b) Made possible by use of the ‘external affairs’ power c) A requirement of membership of the United Nations d) A demonstration of Australia’s...
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    VIC Religious Schools & FCCA orders

    Hello, can i get comment from anyone in the legal fraternity regarding the following... Parent 1 wishes the children to go a particular secondary school. That school is a church/religion based school, the terms and conditions of enrolment in that school include the following; "Enrolment in the...
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    VIC Australian Law on Photography in Public Areas?

    Hello, I'm hoping there are some here who can help me out. In the USA, they have the 1st amendment to their constitution which explicitly allows public photography within publicly accessible areas of public buildings, and in public of anything that can be seen from public. Australia has no...
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    NSW Constitution - Use of Shortened Name on Legal Documents?

    Hi there, I have a situation whereby a Unit Trust Deed (for which the trustee is a company) was signed by the directors of the trustee company. One of the directors was listed using a shortened name (e.g Ben instead of Benjamin, Mick instead of Michael). The director isn't one of the unit...
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    VIC Changing to Constitution of NFP Incorporated Associations?

    Hello folks, I wonder if anyone with experience in Incorporated Associations could clarify for me who we would write to in order to lift an “executive order” in the context of the checklist item below (from the JusticeConnect NFP Checklist: Meeting new rules requirements for incorporated...
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    SA Prior Convictions Inadmissible in Criminal Trial?

    Where in the Constitution does it state that prior convictions are inadmissible in a criminal trial?
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    NSW Forced to Have Her Baby Undergo a DNA Testing?

    My daughter has a child to a mistake. She wants nothing to do with him. He has a history of promiscuity, has one child who is 4 years old, and one 7 months old to my daughter, and another due in one month to a girl he refuses to have anything to do with and whose baby he declares he wants...
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    VIC Correct Terms Used in Constitution of NFP Incorporated Association?

    In the NFP incorporated association (hobby club) that I belong to, both in the constitution and in the by-laws the management committee is referred to as "the committee", but the current committee call themselves "the executive" or "the executive committee". Are decisions and motions that are...