Information on sanctions available to Speakers/Presiding Officers in other legislatures

Synopsis: This briefing paper has been prepared for the Committee on Procedures following its meeting on 25 November 2014. It addresses issues relating to the role of the Speaker/Presiding Officer in the maintenance of order. It provides information on the practice in legislatures in the UK and Ireland.

Date: 29 January 2015

0915.pdf (365.93 kb)

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