Representatives in first Parliament

Representatives in first Parliament

- Constitution of Australia

Representatives in first Parliament

26. Notwithstanding anything in section twenty-four, the number of members tobe chosen in each State at the first election shall be as follows:
New South Wales : twenty-three;
Victoria : twenty;
Queensland : eight;
South Australia : six;
Tasmania : five;

Provided that if Western Australia is an Original State, the numbers shall be as follows:-
New South Wales : twenty-six;
Victoria : twenty-three;
Queensland : nine;
South Australia : seven;
Western Australia : five;
Tasmania : five.

Constitution of Australia

Bill Of Rights
Commonwealth of Australia Constitution Act

Chapter I - The Parliament

Part I - General
Part II - The Senate
Part III - The House of Representatives
Part IV - Both Houses of the Parliament
Part V - Powers of the Parliament

Chapter II - The Executive Government

The Executive Government

Chapter III - The Judicature

The Judicature

Chapter IV - Finance And Trade

Finance And Trade

Chapter V - The States

The States

Chapter VI - New States

New States

Chapter VII - Miscellaneous


Chapter VIII - Alteration Of The Constitution

Alteration Of The Constitution


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