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Hate Question Time? Here’s your chance to hear what others say about it.  What about a yellow/red card system?

Hear what two former Speakers, Harry Jenkins and Anna Burke,  have to say about Question Time
The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Procedure is holding a public hearing as part of its inquiry examining the practices and procedures relating to question time in the House.

The Committee has received more than 40 submissions and has conducted surveys to seek suggestions from the public and from Members on the rules and conventions around question time and opportunities for change.

Further information about the inquiry is available on the Committee’s website.

Public hearing details 

Date: Thursday, 4 June 2020
Time: 11am to 3.45 pm
Location: Teleconference

Indicative times:
11am – 12 noon: Mr Harry Jenkins
1pm – 2pm: Ms Anna Burke
2pm –2.45pm: Professor Colleen Lewis
3pm–3.45pm: Accountability Roundtable
3.45pm: Close

The hearing will be broadcast live at

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