Research Papers 2015

Synopsis: Here you will find a list of Committee on Procedures research papers published during 2015.

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

- Date: 29/01/2015

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.