Monthly Archives: June 2015


Keep Up To Date With Queensland Legislation Changes


If you wish to be advised by email of amendments to Queensland legislation there is a subscription service available on the website of the Office of the Queensland Parliamentary Counsel. For more information on this service, please contact Mr Michael Campbell on 07 5528 0170 or

QCA dismisses challenge to speed camera infringement notice


The Court of Appeal in Queensland has recently considered the validity of section 114 of the Transport Operations (Road Use Management) Act 1995 (Qld) (the Act) in Attorney-General for the State of Queensland v Morris & Anor [2015] QCA 112 (23 June 2015). The question asked of the Court by a special case was: Is s114 [...]

High Court Considers Statutory Illegality


The High Court of Australia has recently considered the issue of statutory illegality in the matter of Gnych v Polish Club Limited [2015] HCA 23 (17 June 2015). The High Court unanimously allowed an appeal from a decision of the Court of Appeal of the Supreme Court of New South Wales.  The case considered the grant [...]