The Academy

Parliament of Tasmania

Hon., Michelle O'Byrne, MP
CPA Tasmania Branch President
Parliament of Tasmania CPA@parliament.tas.gov.au
Catherine Vickers, Deputy Clerk in the Legislative Council
CPA Tasmania Branch Secretary
Parliament of Tasmania CPA@parliament.tas.gov.au

Presiding Officer(s): Hon. Sue Hickey, MP, Speaker of the House of Assembly of Tasmania and Hon. Craig Farrell, MLC, President of the Legislative Council of Tasmania

Joined the Commonwealth: 29 April 1949

CPA Branch formed: 1 January 1930

Unicameral/Bicameral: Bicameral - House of Assembly (25), Legislative Council (15)

Parliament/Legislature website: Parliament of Tasmania

Standing Orders: House of Assembly

Legislative Council


Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: House of Assembly: 1, Legislative Council: 6 (Select Committees)

Number of Joint Committees (if bicameral): 6 (Public Works, Public Accounts, Subordinate Legislation, Integrity, House, Library)

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: HA House, Library, Privileges, Standing Orders, Printing: LC House, Library, Privileges, Standing Orders.

Articles in The Parliamentarian (2013-2021):

Key Facts

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