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Statistics of the Assembly

Current Statistics

This page contains statistical information, prepared by the Chamber and Procedural Services Office, providing an overview of the work of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for the most recent sitting week, the current year to date and the current Parliament to date.

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Statistical Summary
     

Sitting Week     
24-26 October 2017

2017

55th Parliament
(24/03/2015 to 29/10/2017)

Sittings
  Sitting weeks 1 11 35
  Sitting days 3 34 110
  Average duration per sitting day [hrs:mins] 
(Includes suspensions : for example, for meal breaks)
8:31 10:26 10:53
  Total duration - all sitting days [hrs:mins] 
(Includes suspensions : for example, for meal breaks)

25:34

354:48 1197:56
  Total duration - suspensions [hrs:mins] 4:06

58:57

190:33
  Sittings after midnight 0 5 25
  Total duration - sittings after midnight [hrs:mins]

0:00

5:55 37:49
Legislation
  Bills introduced - government 1 46 156
  Bills introduced - private members 1 12 36
  Bills passed - government 4 43 138
  Bills passed - private members 0 1 7
  Bills referred to committees 2 56 183
Questions
  Questions asked in Question Time 51 618 1,976
  Questions asked on notice 144 1,775  5,711
 
  Ministerial statements 36 449 1,408
  Private members' statements 25 267 820
  Private members' motions  3 31 91
Petition
  Total petitions 6 160 488
  Petitioners - all petitions 936 145,113

560,687

    Paper petitions 4 75 239
    Petitioners - paper petitions 782 38,605

221,583

    e-petitions 2 85 249
    Petitioners - e-petitions 154 106,508 339,104
Tabled Papers
  Tabled papers 
(Includes papers tabled on sitting and non sitting days)

 

2,153 6,303
Business conducted in the Assembly
  Question Time [hrs:mins] 3:04 33:48 105:55
  Ministerial Statements [hrs:mins]

1:44

21:13 67:33
  Private Members' Statements [hrs:mins] 1:31 15:06 45:38
  Private Members' Motions [hrs:mins] 1:57 20:46 58:50
  Bills - government [hrs:mins] 
(Includes introduction and debate)
8:50 143:55 490:51
  Bills - private members [hrs:mins] 
(Includes introduction and debate)

0:17

6:54 33:36
  Other parliamentary business [hrs:mins]
(Includes matters of public interest, adjournment debate, disallowance of statutory instruments, address-in-reply, debate of committee reports etc.)   
 

4:05

54:09

205:00

Statistics 2012

This page contains statistical information, prepared by the Chamber and Procedural Services Office, providing an overview of the work of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for 1 January to 31 December 2012.

Statistics 2011

This page contains statistical information, prepared by the Chamber and Procedural Services Office, providing an overview of the work of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for 1 January to 31 December 2011.

Statistics 2010

This page contains statistical information, prepared by the Chamber and Procedural Services Office, providing an overview of the work of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for 1 January to 31 December 2010.

Statistics 2009

This page contains statistical information, prepared by the Chamber and Procedural Services Office, providing an overview of the work of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for 1 January to 31 December 2009.