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About Parliament: Parliamentary Committees

#Music# Committees can be set up by the Senate or the House of Representatives —or by both houses together—to investigate issues in detail. “the second key issue raised by the committee was…” They help senators and members make informed decisions about law-making and policy and provide the Parliament with a range of community views. “So […]

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About Parliament: The House of Representatives
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About Parliament: The House of Representatives

#Music# The House of Representatives The federal Parliament has two houses: the Senate and the House of Representatives. This is the House of Representatives, which is often called the ‘people’s House’. At election time, the people of Australia vote in their local regions to elect one person to represent them in the House of Representatives. […]

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