Australian Institute of Administrative Law

SA Chapter Lunch Time Seminar Carren Walker on Parliamentary Privilege

27 Jun

AIAL SA Chapter in conjunction with SA Parliament Research Library

presents a free seminar

Parliamentary Privilege 

Carren Walker, Assistant Parliamentary Counsel

Chair - Shirley Fisher 


Parliamentary privilege: What is it? What does it cover? Where can you find out about it? This seminar offers a guide to parliamentary privilege, its origin and scope. It will also highlight some recent examples of how the parliament and the courts have dealt with parliamentary privilege.

Carren Walker has worked in and around the South Australian Parliament for 15 years. She started her career as a legal and policy advisor to Independent Members of Parliament in the Legislative Council. She has been a Research Officer for the Legislative Review Committee of the Legislative Council and the Occupational Safety and Rehabilitation Committee of the House of Assembly, and is currently a legislative drafter in the Office of Parliamentary Counsel.

Thursday 27 June 2019
1.00 pm to 2.00 pm

The Old Chamber, Parliament House, North Terrace, Adelaide
(enter via main entrance)

As this seminar is at Parliament House, please arrive with plenty of time to go through security at Centre Hall

Please register your attendance by Monday 24 June 2019
by email:

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