Determining when legislation is the best tool
Conference Date
21st & 22nd November 2017
Mercure Canberra
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Taking the right approach to legislation
Legislative reform can be politically driven and difficult and lengthy to implement. Governments today are exploring how legislation can be used more wisely and the benefits and pitfalls of using legislative versus non legislative approaches to achieve desired policy objectives. Speakers from state and federal departments and agencies will share practical examples of the processes behind legislative reform and the challenges of operating in the political context.

Attend the New Approaches to Legislative Reform Conference to
    • Know when legislation is the best tool
    • Take the right approach to legislation
    • Balance & measure the needs & desires of stakeholders
    • Discuss modern legislative reform & the political context
    • Achieve a consistent approach to national legislation
    • Discover new ways to effectively engage and consult
Who will attend? State and federal government departments & agencies, law reform agencies and government bodies from the following areas:
    • Legal & Governance
    • Legislation
    • Reform
    • Policy
    • Regulation

Attend to learn:

  • Determine when legislation is the best tool
  • Explore non-legislative approaches
  • Better manage the political overlay
  • Achieve a consistent approach to national legislation
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Key Speakers

Nerida Wallace
Chief Executive Officer
Law Institute of Victoria
Sarah Hawke
Director, NDIS Quality & Safeguards Policy Branch
Department of Social Services
Chris Miller
General Counsel
Department of Premier & Cabinet VIC


What People Are Saying

  • “The Regulatory Innovation conference showcased some of the best work occurring in the sector and gave me a better understanding of what is practically achievable.”

    Kate Jackson
    Department of Energy and Water Supply QLD. Innovating for Better Regulatory Outcomes conference, 2017

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