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The Committe examined standing committee systems in other parliaments around the world and inquired into establishing standing committees to consider statutory rules and ordinances, international relations and bills. The inquiry resulted in the establishment of the Regulations and Ordinances Committee in 1932.


Robert Charles Dunlop Elliott


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Committee timeline – Senate establishes a select committee to consider a system of standing committees


Date tabledTitleRead report
ReportParliamentary paper number S1/1930
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Second reportParliamentary paper number S2/1930
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