Legislative Council committees are looking at more bills than ever before. So what's involved in a bill inquiry, and how does it inform the work of the House? Read today's blog post to find out.
Membership of committees confirmed, two new members sworn in, first speeches given by three new members, and the first referral of a bill in this Parliament to a committee.
On Tuesday the House debated the Transport Administration Amendment (Sydney Metro) Bill 2018. Debate was interrupted and continued on Wednesday. The House also considered whether to refer its first bill to a committee via the new Selection of Bills Committee procedure, in addition to taking note of several committee reports.