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Automated assistance in administrative decision-making

Administrative Review Council publication

Administrative law
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The issues paper explores the recent trend in government administration of implementing specialised computer programs, or expert systems, to assist decision makers in performing their responsibilities. The use of this technology has the capacity to have a significant impact on public administration and administrative law.​​