Peter Billings

University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law

Senior Lecturer in Law

The University of Queensland

St Lucia

Brisbane, 4072

Australia

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Scholarly Papers (16)

1.

Social Welfare Experiments in Australia: More Trials for Aboriginal Families?

Journal of Social Security Law, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 164-197, 2010, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 10-15
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Aug 2010
Peter Billings
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Aboriginal wellbeing, international human-rights law, social security, welfare payment reforms

2.

Mind the Gap: Public Power Accountability and the Northern Territory Emergency Response

Australian Journal of Administrative Law, Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 132-158, 2010, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 10-16
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 02 Aug 2010
Peter Billings
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
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Abstract:

Commonwealth intervention, legal processes, emergency legislation, international human rights

3.

R. (Adam, Limbuela and Tesema) v. Secretary of State for the Home Department: A Case of 'Mountainish Inhumanity'?

Journal of Social Security Law, Issue 3, pp. 169-180, 2006, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 09-12
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 May 2009
Peter Billings and Richard A. Edwards
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and University of the West of England (UWE) - Bristol Law School
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Abstract:

Asylum policy, Asylum seekers, Inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, positive obligations

4.

Still Paying the Price for Benign Intentions? Contextualising Contemporary Interventions in the Lives of Aboriginal Peoples

Melbourne University Law Review, Vol. 33, pp. 1-38, 2009, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 10-12
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 06 Jul 2010
Peter Billings
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
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Abstract:

Northern Territory Intervention, Indigenous law and policy, Racial Discrimination, Legal History

5.

Safeguarding Asylum Seekers' Dignity: Clarifying the Interface between Convention Rights and Asylum Law

Journal of Social Security Law, Vol. 11, No. 2, N. Harris & N. Wikeley, eds., pp. 83-111, 2004, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 09-14
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 May 2009
Peter Billings and Richard A. Edwards
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and University of the West of England (UWE) - Bristol Law School
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Citation 1

Abstract:

asylum seekers, social security benefits, inhuman and degrading treatment, positive obligations

6.

Income Management in Australia: Protecting the Vulnerable and Promoting Human Capital Through Welfare Conditionality

Journal of Social Security Law (2011) 18 (4) 167-191 , University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 11-24
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Oct 2012
Peter Billings
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
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Abstract:

Australia, Indigenous peoples, Race discrimination, Social security

7.

Twenty-One Years of the Judicial Review Act 1991: Enhancing Access to Justice and Promoting Legal Accountability?

P Billings, A Cassimatis, 'Twenty-one Years of the Judicial Review Act 1991: Enhancing Access to Justice and Promoting Legal Accountability?' (2013) 32 (1) University of Queensland Law Journal 65-101, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 14-07
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 03 Feb 2014
Peter Billings and Anthony E. Cassimatis
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
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Abstract:

Judicial Administration

8.

Refugees, the Rule of Law and Executive Power: A(nother) Case of the Conjuror's Rabbit?

Northern Ireland Legal Quarterly, Vol. 54. No. 4, pp. 412-429, 2003, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 09-13
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 13 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2010
Peter Billings
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
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Abstract:

prerogative/executive powers, relationship of executive powers to statute, interdiction at sea

9.

Balancing Acts: Six Acts in Search of Equilibrium

Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Law, Vol. 20, No. 3, 2006, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 09-15
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Sep 2010
Peter Billings
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
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Abstract:

administrative justice, refugee status determination, public law values, fairness and efficiency

10.

Juridical Exceptionalism in Australia: Law, Nostalgia and the Exclusion of Others

Griffith Law Review (2011) 20 (2) 271-309, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 11-25
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 Oct 2012
Peter Billings
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
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11.

Statutory Judicial Review in Australia: A Comparative Analysis of the Australian Capital Territory, Queensland and Tasmanian Schemes

Journal of Judicial Administration, 23 2: 73-129, 2013, University of Queensland TC Beirne School of Law Research Paper No. 15-58
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 02 Jun 2015
Anthony E. Cassimatis and Peter Billings
The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law
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12.

Disability Assistance Animals or Not? Problems in Policy and Practice Workshop

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Oct 2016
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law, University of Queensland, Independent, Independent, University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and University of Queensland
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13.

Whither Indefinite Immigration Detention: Re-Thinking Legal Constraints on the Detention of Non-Citizens

University of New South Wales Law Journal, Vol. 38, No. 4, 2015
Posted: 13 Apr 2016
Peter Billings
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law

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14.

Irregular Maritime Migration and the Pacific Solution Mark Ii: Back to the Future for Refugee Law and Policy in Australia?

International Journal on Minority and Group Rights, 20 2: 279-305
Posted: 27 Jun 2015
Peter Billings
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law

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15.

The Treatment of Asylum Seekers in the UK

The Journal of Social Welfare & Family Law, 29 1: 49-65, 2007
Posted: 26 Jun 2015
Peter Billings
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law

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16.

Re-Designing the Northern Territory Emergency Response - Social Welfare Reform and Non-Discrimination

Law in Context, 27 2: 58-89, 2009
Posted: 20 Jun 2015
Peter Billings and Anthony E. Cassimatis
University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law and The University of Queensland - T.C. Beirne School of Law

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