New South Wales v Commonwealth

JurisdictionAustralia Federal only
CourtHigh Court
JudgeGleeson CJ,Gummow,Hayne,Heydon,Crennan JJ,Kirby J,Callinan J
Judgment Date14 November 2006
Neutral Citation[2006] HCA 52,2006-1114 HCA A
Date14 November 2006
Docket NumberS592/2005, P66/2005, A3/2006, B5/2006, B6/2006, S50/2006 & M21/2006 Matter No P66/2005 Matter No A3/2006 Matter No B5/2006 Matter No B6/2006 Matter No S50/2006 Matter No M21/2006
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  • A National Occupational Health And Safety Regime: How Close Are We?
    • Australia
    • Mondaq Australia
    • 11 September 2007
    ...by the states and territories. WorkChoices decision On 14 November 2006, the High Court handed down its decision in NSW v Commonwealth [2006] HCA 52 which upheld the constitutionality of the Workplace Relations Amendment (Work Choices) Act 2005 (Cth). The amending Act created a federal indu......
45 books & journal articles
  • The 2017 Winterton Lecture. Sir Owen Dixon Today
    • Australia
    • University of Western Australia Law Review Nbr. 43-1, January 2018
    • 1 January 2018
    ...330. 85 NSW v Commonwealth (1990) 169 CLR 482; [1990] HCA 2. Deane J was the sole dissentient. 86 NSW v Commonwealth (2006) 229 CLR 1; [2006] HCA 52. 87 (1963) 114 CLR 582; [1963] HCA 47. JJ disapproved the reasoning to the contrary by Dixon AJ (with Irvine CJ and Mann J) when an Acting Jud......
  • Mandatory sentencing for people smuggling: issues of law and policy.
    • Australia
    • Melbourne University Law Review Vol. 36 Nbr. 2, August 2012
    • 1 August 2012
    ...(McHugh J); Woolcock Street Investments Pty Ltd v CDG Pty Ltd (2004) 216 CLR 515, 569 [150] (Kirby J); New South Wales v Commonwealth (2006) 229 CLR 1, 369 [885] (Callinan J) ('Work Choices (383) (2011) 255 FLR 80, 91 [46] (McLure P). See also Nitu [2012] QCA 224 (24 August 2012) [37] (Fras......
  • The Race Power — Its Replacement and Interpretation
    • United Kingdom
    • Federal Law Review Nbr. 40-3, September 2012
    • 1 September 2012
    ...Pape v Commissioner of Taxation (2009) 238 CLR 1, 106 [298] (Hayne and Kiefel JJ) and 148–9 [430]–[431] (Heydon J); NSW v Commonwealth (2006) 229 CLR 1, 272–3 [683] (Callinan J); Singh v Commonwealth (2004) 222 CLR 322, 337–8 [21]–[22] (Gleeson CJ); 349–50 [54] (McHugh J); and 385 [159] (Gu......
  • Involuntary Detention and the Separation of Judicial Power
    • United Kingdom
    • Federal Law Review Nbr. 35-1, March 2007
    • 1 March 2007
    ...JJ). At least that is so where no question of 'incidental power' characterisation arises. See also New South Wales v Commonwealth (2006) 81 ALJR 34, 80–81 [144]–[145], 88 [183], 91 [198] (Gleeson CJ, Gummow, Hayne, Heydon and Crennan JJ), holding that the same test is to be applied in respe......
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