Synopsis: Below you will find details of Research Publications which have been prepared by the Research and Information Service (RaISe) for the Committee on Standards and Privileges in 2017.
Rules and Arrangements governing All-Party Groups in the Northern Ireland Assembly and other UK Parliaments/Assemblies
- Date: 10/03/2017
In response to a request for research from the Committee on Standards & Privileges, this paper provides an up-to-date overview and cross-comparison of the rules and arrangements that currently underpin the operation of All-Party Groups/Cross-Party Groups in the Northern Ireland Assembly, Scottish Parliament, National Assembly for Wales, and the UK Parliament.
This briefing paper was prepared following a request from the Committee on Standards and Privileges. The Committee asked for information on the following: good practice approaches to training/CPD on standards/conduct related matters in other legislatures, local authorities, etc; and possible approaches to identifying training needs in a parliamentary context.