Wednesday, 26 November 2008
Questions without Notice
Australian Council of Local Government
Mr Speaker, on a point of order, I heard what you said to the member for Mackellar, but under standing order 91:
A Member’s conduct shall be considered disorderly if the Member has …
(b) used objectionable words …
To accuse someone of corruption when there is no substantive case against them is surely objectionable to the Speaker and I would ask you to ask the minister to withdraw it.