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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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Welcome to the Queensland Parliament web site - accessibility access keys ... The Queensland Parliament is a unicameral parliament, consisting of the ...

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

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Oct 4, 2013 ... Despite being well intentioned, the abolition of the Queensland Parliament's upper house has had a negative and lasting effect on public policy ...

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.

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 ...

Checks and Balances in Single Chamber Parliaments - UCL

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The issue of checks and balances in respect of a unicameral parliament also involves .... Queensland) to dissimilar in size and constitutional position terms ( the ...

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 ...

A Single-Chamber Australian Parliament? - Parliament of Australia

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... 18 February 2000. 1 University of Queensland Press, St. Lucia, 1998. ...... of either House of a bicameral legislature and liable to the scrutiny of that chamber in ...

TimeBase - What is Parliament in each State/Territory?

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The upper house, the Senate, consists of 76 members: twelve for each state, and ... Most are bicameral (two houses) with the notable exceptions of QLD, ACT ...

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.

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THE ABOLITION OF THE UPPER HOUSE IN QUEENSLAND

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Mar 27, 2001 ... Unicameral legislatures, or legislatures with only one chamber, are uncommon ... When the Parliament of Queensland was first promulgated in.

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

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Dec 3, 2015 ... The Queensland Constitution sets out the rules for how Queensland is ... This makes it a 'unicameral' parliament, meaning that it has just one ...

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  ...