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
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