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Office of Parliamentary Counsel

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Contact the Office of Parliamentary Counsel on 03 6232 7270 or Service Tasmania on 1300 135 513.

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Manual for the preparation of statutory rules

Parliament House, HobartThe aim of this manual is to help government departments and agencies with the statutory rule-making process by:

  • explaining what they need to do to have a statutory rule drafted
  • giving them some appreciation of what the drafting of a statutory rule involves and practical pointers on how they can facilitate that task
  • giving them some useful information about statutory rules and their promulgation
  • explaining the role of the Office of Parliamentary Counsel.

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Office of Parliamentary Counsel
Phone: 03 6233 3422
Fax: 03 6233 3335