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Parliament of Victoria

Hon. Colin Brooks, MLA, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly
Joint CPA Victoria Branch President
Parliament of Victoria speaker@parliament.vic.gov.au
Hon. Nazih Elasmar, OAM, MLC, President of the Legislative Council
Joint CPA Victoria Branch President
Parliament of Victoria president@parliament.vic.gov.au
Mr Andrew Young, Clerk of the Parliaments and Clerk of the Legislative Council
CPA Victoria Branch Secretary
Ms Anne Sargent, Deputy Clerk of the Legislative Council
CPA Victoria Branch Treasurer

Joined the Commonwealth: 29 April 1949

CPA Branch formed: 19 November 1926

Unicameral/Bicameral: Bicameral - Legislative Assembly (88), Legislative Council (40)

Parliament/Legislature website: Parliament of Victoria

Standing Orders: Legislative Assembly

Legislative Council


Committees:

Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees: N/A

Number of Joint Committees (if bicameral): 5 (Electoral Matters, Integrity and Oversight, Public Accounts and Estimates, Scrutiny of Acts and Regulations, Dispute Resolution)

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees: 5 Legislative Council Committees (Privileges, Procedure, Economy and Infrastructure, Environment and Planning, and Legal and Social Issues

5Legislative Assembly Committees (Privileges, Standing Orders, Economy and Infrastructure, Environment and Planning, and Legal and Social Issues).


Articles in The Parliamentarian (2013-2021)

Key Facts

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Population
6,594,800
CPA Branch Formed
01 Jan 1926
Voting Age
18
First Parliament
21 Nov 1856
Seat of Parliament
Melbourne