Week beginning 19 September

Week beginning 19 September 2022

This page provides an overview of the key events of the last sitting week in the House of Representatives. It includes all bills presented and debated, and selected statements, debates and committee business. For the official record of proceedings, see the Votes and Proceedings. For a detailed procedural account of events, see the Procedural Digest and House Review.

Key events

  • The House sat for one day only, on Friday, 23 September, for a condolence motion on the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
  • In total, 113 members contributed to debate throughout the sitting, before the House adjourned as a mark of respect.
  • A new program of sittings was also agreed to by the House to allow for sittings to take place on the week of 26 September.