Community seminar Your Assembly


Community seminar - Your Assembly

The ACT Legislative Assembly offers two full day programs each year about the operation of the Assembly and the various roles that MLAs undertake. The program includes a mock Hare-Clark election; meeting the members’; an introduction to the Assembly and its committee system and a visit to question time.

2020 Dates

Session 1 - Thursday 2 April 2020
Session 2 - Wednesday 26 August 2020

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Time

Activity

9.30-9.45 amWelcome by the Speaker
9.45-10.45 amParticipate in a mock Hare-Clark election
10.45 -11.15 amMorning tea
11.15 am - 12.00 pmIntroduction to the Legislative Assembly and tour of the building
12.00-12.30 pmRole of the government, opposition and cross bench
12.30-1.00 pmLunch
1.00-1.30 pmAssembly committees
1.30-2.00 pmWhat happens in the chamber?
2.00-3.00 pmQuestion time
3.00 pmClose