Judicial Lawmaking and Administrative Law

In the Dutch literature, the terms law-finding and law-making are often used interchangeably. From a legal point of view, however, it makes quite a difference to the position of the court whether law-finding or law-making is meant.
Author(s):
Frits Stroink, Eveline Van der Linden
Series:
Ius Commune Europaeum
Volume:
52
book | published | 1st edition
July 2005 | xxviii + 310 pp.

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ISBN 9789050954631


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In the Dutch literature, the terms lawfinding and lawmaking are often used interchangeably. From a legal point of view, however, it makes quite a difference to the position of the court whether lawfinding or lawmaking is meant. Why write a book about lawmaking by the courts just in the area of administrative law? In administrative law, the administration is positioned between the legislature and the judiciary. The courts review decisions taken by the administration in implementing the law; however, where the administration has often been granted a degree of discretion, the courts access the lawfulness of the decision. The relation administration-judiciary raises so many specific questions that it justifies a book on judicial lawmaking in administrative matters.

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Editorial Board
Prof. Dr. J. Smits (chair - Tilburg University, the Netherlands)
Prof. Dr. M. Faure (Maastricht University and Erasmus University Rotterdam, the Netherlands)
Prof. Dr. E. Vos (Maastricht University, the Netherlands).


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