My talk on NZ would cover three topics: what counts as “constitutional” for these purposes in NZ’s unwritten constitutional system (there is a range of different sources in this category); what is taken to be the theoretical and/or doctrinal basis for constitutionally conforming interpretation; and a survey of the quite different approaches to consistent interpretation that courts in NZ have taken depending on the source of the “constitutional” norm in question.
Our next Annual Conference will take place from July 6-9, 2021. It will be held in a completely novel way as a fully online Conference: ICON•S Mundo. Stay tuned.
The Call for Papers for ICON•S Mundo is now closed. Successful applicants will be notified by the end of May.
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