First Sitting of new Parliament
1 October, 2014, 12:00 am
Parliament is scheduled to sit for the first time in eight years on Monday, October 6. Here is the program for the first sitting which will be held at the new Parliament complex at Government Buildings in Suva.
* Swearing in of Members of Parliament;
* Election of the Speaker;
* Election of the Deputy Speaker;
* Election of Opposition Leader;
* Adoption of the Standing Orders; and
* Adjournment of Parliament to the next sitting date.