Cheryl Saunders


Working better with other jurisdictions

This paper offers an appraisal of the way in which the Australian Public Service partners with other jurisdictions.
Journal article

Indigenous constitutional recognition: the concept of consultation

INTRODUCTION I was asked to make some remarks about the concept of‘consultation’ in the proposal for Indigenous constitutional recognition put forward by the Cape York Institute (‘CPI’). My understanding of what presently is proposed is taken from the two submissions by the CPI to the...
Discussion paper

Reforming Australian federal democracy

This paper argues that the driving motivation for federalism reform in Australia should be to enhance Australian federal democracy, and sets out ten principles to guide federal democratic reform.