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Legislative Council of St Helena

Mr John Cranfield, MLC, Speaker of the Legislative Council
CPA St Helena Branch President
Legislative Council of St Helena carol.george@sainthelena.gov.sh
Mrs Carol George, Head of Corporate Services
CPA St Helena Branch Secretary
Legislative Council of St Helena carol.george@sainthelena.gov.sh

Joined the Commonwealth: 19 November 1926

CPA Branch Formed: Subsidiary branch; Auxiliary Branch 1973

Unicameral/Bicameral: Unicameral - Legislative Council (12)

Parliament/Legislature Website: Legislative Council of St Helena

Standing Orders: Click here


Committees:

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: Eight- (Access and Transport Committee; Civil Society, Tourism and Leisure Committee; Economy and Finance Committee; Education and Employment Committee; Health and Social Welfare Committee; Home and International Committee; Infrastructure and Utilities Committee; and, the Natural Resources, Development and Environment Committee.)

Number of Joint Committees (if bicameral): N/A

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: Public Accounts Committee -section 69 of the St Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (Constitution) Order, 2009 refers.


Articles in The Parliamentarian (2013-2020):

Key Facts

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Population
4,257
CPA Branch Formed
01 Jan 1970
Voting Age
18
First Parliament
20 May 1905
Seat of Parliament
Jamestown