Legislation Committee

The Legislation Committee’s responsibilities include advising Council on any matters pertaining to the Deakin University Act, and University statutes and regulations.

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.