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Statistics 2015

2015 Statistics

This page contains statistical information, prepared by the Table Office, providing an overview of the work of the Legislative Assembly of Queensland for the period 1 January to 31 December 2015.

2015 Statistical Summary
    Sitting weeks 10
    Sitting days 33
    Average duration per sitting day [hrs:mins]
     (Includes suspensions : for example, for meal breaks)
    Total duration - all sitting days [hrs:mins]
     (Includes suspensions : for example, for meal breaks)
    Total duration - suspensions [hrs:mins] 55:29
    Sittings after midnight 7
    Total duration - sittings after midnight [hrs:mins] 8:13
    Bills introduced - government 56
    Bills introduced - private Members 17
    Bills passed - government 33
    Bills passed - private Members 3

    Bills referred to committees

    Questions asked in Question Time 554
    Questions asked on notice 1,600
    Ministerial 384
    Private Members 217
    Total petitions 173
    Petitioners - all petitions 202,608
         Paper petitions 91
         Petitioners - paper petitions 125,085
         e-petitions 82
         Petitioners - e-petitions 77,523
Tabled Papers
    Tabled papers
     (Includes papers tabled on sitting and non sitting days)
Business conducted in the Assembly
    Question Time [hrs:mins] 29:16
    Ministerial Statements [hrs:mins] 18:20
    Private Members' statements [hrs:mins] 12:35
    Private Members' motions [hrs:mins] 13:11
    Bills - government [hrs:mins]
     (Includes introduction and debate)
    Bills - private Members [hrs:mins]
     (Includes introduction and debate)
    Other parliamentary business [hrs:mins]
     (Includes matters of public interest, adjournment
     debate, disallowance of statutory instruments, address-in-reply, etc.)