Recess is a period when the Parliament is not sitting.
The Parliament has agreed the following parliamentary recess dates in 2016:
- 2 July to 4 September 2016 (inclusive)
- 8 to 23 October 2016 (inclusive)
- 24 December 2016 to 8 January 2017 (inclusive)
Office of the Clerk dates
When the Office of the Clerk is open, these days are defined as ‘counting days’.
Motions, amendments and questions may be lodged and Bills introduced on days when the Office of the Clerk is open.
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