Select Committee into the Appropriateness of Powers and Penalties for Breaches of Parliamentary Privilege and Contempts of Parliament (November 2008) - Legislative Council
|Chairman:||Hon. Nicholas (Nick) David Griffiths MLC|
|Deputy Chairman:||Hon. Samuel (George) Ernest Cash MLC|
|Members:||Hon. Catherine (Kate) Esther Doust MLC|
Hon. Norman Frederick Moore MLC
Hon. Giz Watson MLC
Hon. Kimberley (Kim) Maurice Chance MLC
|Research Staff:||Mr Nigel Lake, BA (Deputy Clerk)|
Mr Paul Grant, BA (Hons), LLB (Clerk Assistant (Committees))
Mrs Lisa Peterson, BA (Hons) (Advisory Officer)
Ms Renae Jewell (Committee Clerk)
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|Fax Number:||(08) 9222 7805|
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Terms of Reference
1. Inquire into and report on the appropriateness of the powers and penalties provided for in the Parliamentary Privileges Act 1891 and The Criminal Code in respect to breaches of parliamentary privilege and contempts of Parliament.
2. The Select Committee have access to all documents, evidence and other material possessed, obtained, or controlled by the previous Select Committee.
3. The Committee is to report to the House no later than 5 May 2009.
History and Purpose of the Committee
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