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Chapter 31 Conduct of Senators and Rules of Debate: 193 Rules of debate



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193 Rules of debate

(1) A senator shall not reflect on any vote of the Senate, except for the purpose of moving that the vote be rescinded.

(2) A senator shall not refer to the Queen, the Governor-General or the Governor of a state disrespectfully in debat e, or for the purpose of influencing the Senate in its deliberations.

(3) A senator shall not use offensive words against either House of Parliament or of a House of a state or territory parliament, or any member of such House, or against a judicial officer, and all imputations of improper motives and all personal reflections on those Houses, members or officers shall be considered highly disorderly.