A consolidated list of time limits on speeches and the consideration of particular items of business.
Section 50 of the Constitution empowers the Senate to make rules and orders with respect to how its powers, privileges, and immunities may be exercised and upheld, and the order and conduct of its business and proceedings.
Resolutions agreed to by the Senate on 25 February 1988.
Ongoing orders that relate to the manner in which the Senate conducts its legislative and inquiry functions and exercises and upholds its constitutional powers.
Senate orders for documents 2023 due dates (PDF 188KB)
Resolutions of the Senate relating to the registration and declaration of senators' interests and the receipt of gifts.
Resolutions of the Senate relating to television and radio broadcasts of Senate and committee proceedings.
These commentaries provide the text of the standing order, its amendment history, and information about its origin, evolution, rationale and application.
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