All members have parliamentary, electorate, and party responsibilities (if they belong to a political party). The work a member performs is influenced by many factors including whether they:
A series of videos has been created to outline the numerous roles undertaken by both Members of the Legislative Assembly(MLAs) and parliamentary officers working in the Assembly.
What does it mean to be Speaker? Your Speaker Joy Burch MLA explains (4 minutes 55 seconds)
What does it mean to be Chief Minister? Your Chief Minister Andrew Barr MLA explains (3 minutes 16 seconds)
What does it mean to be a minister? Your executive members explain (4 minutes 16 seconds)
What does the opposition do in the Assembly? Opposition members explain their role (5 minutes 6 seconds)
What does it mean to be a whip? The three party whips explain (3 minutes)
What does it mean to be a clerk? Tom Duncan the Clerk of the Legislative Assembly explains (1 minute 56 seconds). Video transcript.