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Name: Parliamentary Powers and Privileges Act 1994 (No. 8 of 1994)
Country: Lesotho
Subject(s): Human rights
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1994-12-12
Entry into force:
Published on: Government Gazette, Extraordinary, 1994-12-28, Vol. XXXIX, No. 105, pp. 1127-1136
ISN: LSO-1994-L-40116
Link: https://www.ilo.org/dyn/natlex/natlex4.detail?p_isn=40116&p_lang=en
Bibliography: Government Gazette, Extraordinary, 1994-12-28, Vol. XXXIX, No. 105, pp. 1127-1136
Abstract/Citation: Concerns freedom of speech in Parliament. No member of Parliament may be taken to court for anything he says or writes in Parliament in connection with parliamentary proceedings nor may he be arrested for any civil offence while going to, attending or returning from Parliament. Also regulates admission to Parliament, power to order attendance of witnesses, offences relating to attendance before Parliament and exercise of jurisdiction of courts.

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