Legislative Council Standing Orders

The current Standing Orders for the Legislative Council are available to download as an Adobe Acrobat format document:

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The Standing Orders can also be viewed by Chapter below.

Chapter 1 - Opening of Parliament and Address In Reply
Chapter 2 - President, Deputy President and Acting Presidents
Chapter 3 - Attendance of Members
Chapter 4 - Sitting and Adjournment Of The Council
Chapter 5 - Business
Chapter 6 - Notices, Motions and Orders Of The Day
Chapter 7 - Questions and Amendments
Chapter 8 - Questions Seeking Information
Chapter 9 - Tabling of Papers
Chapter 10 - Petitions
Chapter 11 - Production of Documents
Chapter 12 - Debate
Chapter 13 - Conduct of Members
Chapter 14 - Bills
Chapter 15 - Committee of the Whole Council
Chapter 16 - Divisions
Chapter 17 - Witnesses
Chapter 18 - Messages from and Addresses to the Governor
Chapter 19 - Records of The Council
Chapter 20 - Broadcasting, Recording and Photography of Proceedings
Chapter 21 - Privilege and Right Of Reply
Chapter 22 - Strangers
Chapter 23 - Council Committees
Chapter 24 - Operation and Suspension of Standing Orders

 

Joint Standing Orders
Joint Rules of Practice