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Does the Constitution empower the Parliament to enact a Communist Style Social Credit System?

The author made enquiry to seek if the Constitution held a secret power to empower the Australian Government to write laws to create a social credit system similar to communist China. It appears the power fails to exist within section 51 and this conformation allows the reader to conclude there is no power to compel Read More …

FOI FACT SHEET Request for Access to Documents Under Section 13 of the Freedom of Information Act 1991 South Australia

When making an FOI application, you will need to provide enough information to enable the correct documents to be identified.  If you are uncertain, it is recommended that you contact the relevant agency’s FOI Officer for assistance e.g South Australia Police for police records. If you are seeking documents relating to your own personal affairs, Read More …

Does the Constitution Empower the Parliament to create Australian Citizens? FOI19-074

The Framers of the Constitution made it quite clear that the Commonwealth could naturalize a person for, and on behalf of the British Crown to be British subjects. (Subjects of the British Crown). Citizenship is relating to where you reside regardless of nationality. The author, after discovering a proposed Bill within the Constitutional Commission Reports 1988 Read More …

Can the Australian Governments operate outside of the Constitution? FOI16-113

The author wrote to the Attorney Generals Department to confirm if the Governments within Australia can operate outside of the Constitution Act, the Preamable or covering clauses, to also establish if any license existed for the States to operate outside of the indissoluble federal Commonwealth as expressed in the preamble of the Constitution.   If Read More …

Has there been legal transfer of the Prerogative power of Assent to the Queen of Australia? FOI-15-094

The author attempted to establish if the powers of assent found in section 58 of the Commonwealth Constitution had been officially delegated from the Queen in the Sovereignty of the United Kingdom to an alternate non statutory corporation sole known as the Queen of Australia. The Attorney Generals Department failed to supply the transfer of Read More …