Law for Australian Speech Pathologists: Episode 4 – so many laws, so many lawmakers!

Why do Australian speech pathologists have to know about so many laws made by so many lawmakers?

In this episode, we romp through the doctrine of separation of powers (legislative, executive, judicial arms of government), the constitutional split of legislative powers between Federal and State governments (and why theory and practice differ), sources of laws, how laws are made and why we should get involved in the process!


For more information about how laws are made, check out this video:…

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Speechies in Business is owned and operated by David Kinnane, a Certified Practising Speech Pathologist, lawyer, writer and speaker in private practice in Sydney, Australia.  You can read more about David’s professional background, qualifications and experience here. David also co-owns and co-manages Banter Speech & Language, an independent private speech pathology clinic, and Bodkin Wood Legal & Advisory, a law firm specialising in allied health issues.

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