Criticism of Commons proceedings

25.71Criticism of proceedings in the House of Commons or of Speaker's rulings is out of order, but criticism of the institutional structure of Parliament or the role and function of the House of Commons may be made.1

Footnotes

  1. 1. HL Deb (1991–92) 536, cc 1329–31. See also ibid (1958–59) 216, cc 65–68; ibid (1985–86) 475, c 37; ibid (1987–88) 500, c 173. There is no restriction on references to the European Parliament or its members, LJ (1993–94) 421, 682.