Flashcards in Legal Foundations (Wk1-4) (U1) Deck (9)
What are the three levels of government?
Who does the Governor General currently represent?
What are the three distinct parts of parliament?
- The House of Representatives
- The Senate
- The Queen (represented by the Governor General)
What are the 5 main sources of law?
- Customary law
- Common law
- Statute law
- Delegated legislation
- International law
“The law applies to everyone equally” is a key principle of?
The rule of law
What are the three arms of Australia's federal government
- The Judiciary
- The Legislature
- The Executive
Where is common law made?
Laws made in Parliament are called?