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Author Pearce, D. C. (Dennis Charles), author.

Title Statutory interpretation in Australia / Dennis C Pearce.

Published Chatswood, N.S.W. : LexisNexis Butterworths, 2019.

LocationUniM Law High Use 
Call No.KL 35 K1 PEAR


Edition Ninth edition.
Physical description ci, 489 pages ; 25 cm
Notes Previous edition : 2014.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Approaches to the Interpretation of Legislation -- Extrinsic Aids to Interpretation -- Intrinsic or Grammatical Aids to Interpretation -- Legal Assumptions: Principle of Legality -- Interpretation Acts and Sections -- Interpretation of Repealing Acts, Amending Acts and Acts Incorporating other Statutes -- Interpretation of Consolidating, Reprinted and Codifying acts -- Interpretation of Remedial, Penal and Fiscal Provisions -- Retrospective Operation of Legislation -- Obligatory and Discretionary Provisions -- Drafting Conventions and Expressions.
Subject Law -- Australia -- Interpretation and construction.
Legislation -- Australia.
Statutes -- Australia.
ISBN 9780409350562 hardback
9780409350579 paperback