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Joined the Commonwealth: 21 September 1964
CPA Branch Formed: 1925-31; reformed 1948; in abeyance 1959-62; auxiliary Branch 1962; Main Branch 1964; withdrew membership 1983; reformed 1987.
Unicameral/Bicameral: Unicameral – House of Representatives (67)
Standing Orders: House of Representatives
Constitution: Click here
Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: 17 Standing Committees, 5 Select Committees. Further information can be found here.
Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: Public Accounts Committee; Standing Committee on Foreign and European Affairs; Standing Committee on House Business; Standing Committee on Privileges; Social Affairs Committee; Standing Committee for the Consideration of Bills. Development Planning Committee; National Audit Office Accounts Committee; Re-Codification and Consolidation of Laws Select Committee; Medically Assisted Procreation Select Committee; Strengthening of Democracy Select Committee.
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