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Researching policy studies

Changes in policy can be reflected in legislation, government spending, initiatives and projects, reports and recommendations from Committees of Inquiry or the adoption of international protocols. News media sources and academic literature may also assist in identifying debate or discussion that surrounds a significant change in a policy area.

Parliamentary and Government documents: including government websites, parliamentary debates and documents, Parliamentary committees, media releases. 

Legal Resources: legislation (Acts, Bills), legal encyclopedias

Media releases: available from government and ministerial websites, news media sources, websites monitoring policy changes, political party websites.

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