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Prorogation of Parliament

07 December 2020
Eastern facade of Parliament House

On 7 December 2020, His Excellency the Governor prorogued the two Houses of the Parliament of Western Australia. Prorogation ends a session of Parliament and terminates all business listed on the notice papers of both Houses including matters referred by the Houses to committees. Any committee without a capacity to meet to transact business after prorogation cannot meet to conduct any formal business, including the taking of evidence.