The role of the committee
The Legislation Committee's responsibilities include:
- advising Council on any matters pertaining to the Deakin University Act, university statutes and university regulations
- considering new and amending university statutes and university regulations and recommending to the Council, as appropriate
- advising and making recommendations to Council on matters relating to major governing legislative and statutory instruments
- advising Council in regard to the establishment and maintenance of policy and procedural principles for the operation of the University consistent with legal requirements and community expectations.