BILL NO. 146
2nd Session, 63rd General Assembly
68 Elizabeth II, 2019
Private Member's Bill
House of Assembly Act
First Reading: April 11, 2019
This Bill enshrines in the House of Assembly Act rules respecting the operation of the Law Amendments Committee.
An Act to Amend Chapter 1
of the Revised Statutes, 1989,
the House of Assembly Act,
to Support Public Participation
in the Law Amendments Committee
1 Chapter 1 (1992 Supplement) of the Revised Statutes, 1989, the House of Assembly Act, is amended by adding immediately after Section 32A the following Section:
- 32B (1) In this Section,
(3) The Committee may not report a bill to the House until all persons or organizations who have duly registered to be heard by the Committee have been given an opportunity to present to the Committee.
(9) The Speaker shall consider the importance of making Province House a welcoming and easily accessible place for all of the public, including those seeking to make presentations to the Committee, balanced against appropriate security measures.
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