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Term of parliament

Australia. Constitutional Commission.

Term of parliament

3 years or 4?

by Australia. Constitutional Commission.

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Published by The Commission in [St. James, NSW] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Australia. -- Parliament -- Elections.,
  • Australia. -- Parliament -- Term of office.,
  • Election law -- Australia.,
  • Constitutional law -- Australia.,
  • Constitutional amendments -- Australia.

  • Edition Notes

    Caption title.

    StatementConstitutional Commission.
    SeriesBackground paper -- no. 2A, Background paper (Australia. Constitutional Commission) -- no. 2A
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9 leaves ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17087378M

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