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Select Committee on Rules, Orders and Usage of the House

Inquiry status:Past
Date commenced:05 Dec 2002
Date Ended:12 Mar 2003
Committee:Select Committee on Rules, Orders and Usage of the House
House:Legislative Council
Important Information:
Terms of Reference:
That a Select Committee of five members, any three of whom constitute a quorum, be appointed to consider and report on -
1. The rules, orders and usages of the House with respect to -
(a)the days and times on which it meets, and the duration of its sittings on any day;
(b)the routine governing the transaction of business at each sitting; and
(c)the time limits apportioned for the consideration of particular matters, eg. motions, passages of Bills and speeches.
2.In relation to the matters set out in paragraph 1, any findings and recommendations intended to achieve greater effectiveness and efficiency in the ways and means by which the business of the House is dealt with.
3.The Committee have power to send for persons, papers and records.
4.The Committee report finally not later than Thursday, 6 March 2003.
5.The Committee must include a member from each political group represented in the Council.

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