consultative consultative  /kən ˈsəl tə tɪv/


  • (adj) giving advice




  1. "We will get that into the parliament as soon as it can be done," Ms Gillard told the Ten Network's Meet the Press. "Obviously we want to draft it in a consultative way, including having an exposure draft, so that will take a number of...
    on Dec 2, 2007 By: Julia Gillard Source: The Australian

  2. "It is important that we get to work on this straight away," Mr Rudd said. "Next year [there] will be a very extensive, consultative tendering process on behalf of the various school systems in Australia, and therefore it's quite critical...
    on Nov 26, 2007 By: Kevin Rudd Source: The Wimmera Mail Times

  3. "To protect the financial system from systemic risk going forward, the plan strengthens the GSE (government-sponsored enterprise) regulatory reform legislation currently moving through Congress by giving the Federal Reserve a consultative role in...
    on Jul 13, 2008 By: Henry Paulson Source: Reuters

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