Today: The Cabinet and Legislation Process presented by Annette O’Callaghan, Parliamentary Counsel


Online - 11 July 2024

Join Annette O’Callaghan as she offers a comprehensive look at the legislative framework and the meticulous process of lawmaking in New South Wales, from drafting instructions to the final enactment of legislation. This will be a great opportunity for those interested in the intricacies of policy development and legislative procedures.

Discussion points to be covered include:

  • An overview of the procedures guiding Cabinet consideration of legislation

  • An exploration of the legislative functions, including the proposal, amendment and enactment of bills

  • Insights into the collaborative efforts required to deliver the Government’s legislative program

  • An explanation of the drafting instructions process and the role of the Parliamentary Counsel and The Cabinet Office

Annette looks forward to meeting everyone and the opportunity to engage in this information session.

“The role of the legislative drafter is an important one and we have an important role to play in the legal profession. Your ability to have an impact on society through the legislation you draft is a significant one”. Annette O’Callaghan

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