Motion Estimates Committee and Government Owned Corporations Committee Terms of Reference 2008-2009
Tabled paper 1285
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Tabled By Delia Lawrie
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opinion of the Chairman, continues to be disorderly or disruptive to withdraw from the Committee for a period of 1 hour. 31. A Member ordered to withdraw in accordance with the direction of the Chairman must immediately withdraw for the stated period. 32. If a Member persistently disrupts the business of the Committee: (a) The Chair may name the Member; (b) If the Member named is a member of the Government Owned Corporations Scrutiny Committee, suspend the sittings until the Chair has reported the offence to the Speaker; (c) If the Member named is not a member of the Government Owned Corporations Scrutiny Committee, orders that the Member withdraw from the sittings of the Committee until the Chair has reported the offence to the Speaker. 33. As soon as practicable, the Chair advises the Speaker who then gives notice that the member of the Government Owned Corporations Scrutiny Committee be replaced. 34. If any objection is taken to a ruling or decision of the Chair: (a) The objection must be taken at once and stated in writing; (b) The Chair as soon as practicable advises the Speaker who makes a ruling on the matters; and (c) The Government Owned Corporations Scrutiny Committee may continue to meet but not further examine the matter then under consideration and which is the subject of the objection. REPORT OF GOVERNMENT OWNED CORPORATIONS SCRUTINY COMMITTEE 35. A report of the Government Owned Corporations Scrutiny Committee will be presented by the Chairman to the Committee- of-the-Whole Assembly and the report should contain any resolution or expression of opinion of the Committee. 11