Territory Stories

Annual report



Annual report


Northern Territory. Legislative Assembly. Sessional Committee on Constitutional Development


Parliamentary reports; ParliamentNT




Period: 1 July 1991 to 30 June 1992; 1 July 1994 to 30 June 1995




Northern Territory. Legislative Assembly. Sessional Committee on Constitutional Development -- Periodicals.; Constitutional law -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals.

Publisher name

Northern Territory Government

Place of publication



1 volume ; 25 cm.

File type



Attribution International 4.0 (CC BY 4.0)

Copyright owner

Legislative Assembly of the Northern Territory



Parent handle


Citation address


Related items


Page content

2. ACTIVITIES 1991/92 General RevieJv During the first half of the year the Committee concentrated on the consolidation of evidence it has received to date and the preparation of further discussion and information papers, whilst toward the latter half of the year work began on organising the conference. The only travel conducted by the Committee during the year was the meeting with the Constitutjonal Centenary Foundation in Melbourne. Individual members of the Committee continued to undertake speaking engagements with interested organisations throughout the Northern Territory. Public Hearings and Meetings During 1991/92 the Committee held meetings and hea rings in the following formats: Public Meetings and Hearings: Nil Deliberative Meetings: Seven (7) held in Darwin. Briefings: Nil Appendix 4 sun1mariscs the Committee's Deliberative Meetings for 199 J /92. Statenients and Motions The following is a summary of Committee business conducted in the Legislative Assen1bly during the year. Tabling of Discussion Paper No. 3 entitled "Citizen's Initiated Referendums" (Parliamentary Record No . ./, 22 August 1991, pp 1978-79) ., Tabling of the Con1mittee's Annual Report for the year ended 30 June 1991 . (Parliamentary Record No. 7, 19 November 1991, pp 3-177-79) Papers / In August 1991 the Committee published Discussion Paper No.3, on "Citizens' Initiated Referendums". The content of the submissions received was quite good, raising a range of options and mcchanisn1s for citizens' initiatives on matters such as constitutiona l change and reform, legislative change or veto and the recall of elected and appointed officials. 8

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are advised that this website may contain the names, voices and images of people who have died, as well as other culturally sensitive content. Please be aware that some collection items may use outdated phrases or words which reflect the attitude of the creator at the time, and are now considered offensive.

We use temporary cookies on this site to provide functionality.
By continuing to use this site without changing your settings, you consent to our use of cookies.