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Amendment (No. 43) of the Standing Orders of the States of Jersey

Made                                                                                           10th September 2019

Coming into force                                                                   11th September 2019

THE STATES make the following Amendment to the Standing Orders of the States of Jersey[1] under Article 48 of the States of Jersey Law 2005[2] –

1        Standing order 15 of the Standing Orders of the States of Jersey (Urgent oral question) amended

In standing order 15 of the Standing Orders of the States of Jersey[3] 

(a)     in paragraph (1), for “a meeting commences” there is substituted “the start of the meeting day or any continuation day”;

(b)     after paragraph (2), there is inserted –

“(2A) However, the Bailiff may grant a member of the States leave to ask a question under this standing order even though the member has not given the notice required under paragraph (1), if satisfied that the question is of such urgency that it must be asked before the end of the meeting.”.

2        Citation and commencement

This Amendment may be cited as Amendment (No. 43) of the Standing Orders of the States of Jersey and comes into force on the day after it is made.

w.j.c. millow

Assistant Greffier of the States

 




[1]                                     chapter 16.800.15

[2]                                     chapter 16.800

[3]                                     chapter 16.800.15


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