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Treaty Implementation and Constitutional Limitations

  • Günther Doeker

Abstract

The rules governing treaty implementation in Australia derive principally from two sources: the provisions of the Australian Constitution and Australian doctrine concerning the relationship between international law and municipal law. In the body of these same rules are also found the main constitutional limitations upon Australia’s treaty-making power. With regard to constitutional limitations, this chapter will consider not only those affecting treaty implementation but also those affecting the power to conclude treaties.

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International Agreement Legal Order Legislative Power Judicial Practice External Affair 
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  • Günther Doeker
    • 1
  1. 1.Tulane UniversityNew OrleansUSA

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