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Parliament of Queensland

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The Parliament of Queensland is the legislature of Queensland, Australia. According to the state's constitution, the Parliament consists of the Queen and the Legislative Assembly. It is the only...

About Us - Queensland Parliament

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The Queensland Parliament is a unicameral parliament, consisting of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland (the Lower House). The Legislative Assembly is ...

Queensland's unicameral parliament limits oversight and scrutiny of ...

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Oct 4, 2013 ... Ultimately, the Labour government swamped the Legislative Council ... My experience serving in Queensland's unicameral parliament for three ...

Queensland versus democracy | UNSW Newsroom

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Dec 4, 2013 ... OPINION: Queensland is unique amongst Australian States – it does not have a Senate. Its parliament is unicameral. Recently, there have ...

TimeBase - What is Parliament in each State/Territory?

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The Parliament of Australia or Commonwealth Parliament is the legislative ... Most are bicameral (two houses) with the notable exceptions of QLD, ACT and NT ...

Resisting executive control in Queensland's unicameral legislature

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Resisting executive control in Queensland's unicameral legislature — recent developments and the changing role of the speaker in. Queensland. Kate Jones  ...

The pros and cons of a Queensland senate - On Line Opinion - 20/8 ...

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Aug 20, 2009 ... Having a senate in Queensland won't help the fact that two-thirds of ... a unicameral legislature like that of Queensland and whose criminal ...

Balancing the power: Queensland needs an upper house - On Line ...

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Apr 20, 2006 ... Indeed, Queensland's unicameral legislature exacerbates the winner- takes-all approach endemic in Westminster systems regardless of which ...

Parliament @ Work - Parliaments - Queensland

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In 1922, the Theodore Labor Government abolished the Legislative Council, making Queensland's Parliament the first unicameral Parliament in Australia.

Making laws | Learning | Parliamentary Education Office (law ...

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This means it consists of two houses: the Senate and the House of ... Queensland Parliament kept the Legislative Assembly, making it unicameral (single-house) ...

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System of government | About Queensland and its government ...

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Dec 3, 2015 ... The 73 local governments in Queensland are responsible for making ... The Legislative Assembly (Parliament); The Executive (Cabinet and ... This makes it a 'unicameral' parliament, meaning that it has just one House - the ...

Debate: Unicameral legislatures - Debatepedia

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Mar 25, 2010 ... Is a unicameral legislature a good idea? ... in the USA and Queensland in Australia are 'unicameral' – the legislature has only one house.

Checks and Balances in Single Chamber Parliaments - UCL

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Queensland) to dissimilar in size and constitutional position terms (the Swedish ... Five out of the six Parliaments began as bicameral legislatures, but all.