ACT Legislative Assembly

Chapter 23

Addresses to the Queen or the Governor-General

This chapter sets out the procedures relating to Addresses to the Queen or the Governor-General and responses from the Governor-General.

How moved

268. Subject to standing order 126, whenever it is deemed proper to present an address to Her Majesty or the Governor-General, a motion on notice stating the terms of the proposed address shall be moved.

Addresses to Queen sent to Governor-General by Speaker

269. Addresses to Her Majesty shall be transmitted to the Governor-General by the Speaker, who shall request the Governor-General to cause them to be forwarded for presentation.

Presentation of addresses to Governor-General

270. Addresses to the Governor-General shall be presented by the Speaker.

Governor-General’s response

271. The response to any address shall be reported to the Assembly by the Speaker.


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