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Manual for the preparation of Bills

Parliament House

The aim of this manual is to help government agencies with the legislative process by:

  • explaining what they need to do to have a Bill drafted
  • giving them an understanding of what the drafting of a Bill involves and some practical pointers on how to facilitate that task
  • giving them some useful information about Bills and their enactment
  • explaining the role of the Office of Parliamentary Counsel

Download the full manual (PDF, 668KB)

Office of Parliamentary Counsel
Phone: 03 6233 3422
Fax: 03 6233 3335
Email: legislation@dpac.tas.gov.au