National Treaties Implementation

Prime Minister and Premiers to implement national treaties applicable to Australia

Prime Minister and Premiers are to co-operate for the nation and implement the relevant national treaties applicable to Australia

Ref: The Council of Australian Governments (COAG)

"The Council of Australian Governments (COAG) publishes that it is:

"the peak intergovernmental forum in Australia. COAG comprises the Prime Minister, State Premiers, Territory Chief Ministers etc. The COAG Secretariat is located within the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. "The role of COAG is to initiate, develop and monitor the implementation of policy reforms that are of national significance and which require cooperative action by Australian governments (eg… reform of Commonwealth and State/Territory roles …). Issues may arise from, among other things: … international treaties which affect the States and Territories…)