LDAC Legislation Guidelines Chapter 3


Guy Beatson, General Manager, Governance Leadership Centre, Institute of Directors New Zealand and Deputy Chair of LDAC

Allison Bennett, Director, Legal Services, Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, and member of LDAC

John Sutton, Principal Policy Analyst, Policy Group, The Department of Internal Affairs, and member of LDAC


This webinar covers how new legislation relates to the existing law and will include discussion on:

  • why it is important to consider how new legislation fits into existing law
  • important considerations such as conflicts of law, common law rules and principles
  • considering any precedents in existing legislation
  • LDAC supplementary material on bespoke legislative solutions


Link to Webinar(external link)

Link to LDAC YouTube Channel(external link)

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