Inquiry into sitting hours and the operation of the house

On 6 August 2015 the Legislative Assembly referred to the Standing Orders Committee for consideration, inquiry and report, a matter including but not limited to:

(a) sitting hours and the operation of the House; and

(b) revising the standing orders to reflect the most recent changes to sessional orders including the removal of Dorothy Dixer questions, insertion of constituency questions and time limits.

The Assembly asked the Standing Orders Committee to provide an interim report by 8 December 2015 and a final report by 30 June 2016.