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CHAPTER 10

PETITIONS

71 Content of petitions

(1) No reference shall be made in a petition to any debate in Parliament of the same session, unless it is strictly relevant to the petition.

(2) A petition shall be respectful, decorous, and temperate in its language, and shall not contain language disrespectful to any legislature or irrelevant statements.

(3) A senator presenting a petition shall be acquainted with the contents of it, and shall take care that it is in conformity with the rules and orders of the Senate.