Copyright: Proceedings of the House of Assembly Newfoundland and Labrador

The proceedings of the House of Assembly of Newfoundland and Labrador and its committees and Management Commission are protected by copyright.

As representative of the House of Assembly of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Speaker of the House of Assembly grants permission to broadcast or otherwise electronically post the proceedings of the Assembly for use in educational institutions and for other purposes, such as private study, research, criticism, review or journalistic fair comment. Broadcasters, including webcasters, may make use of recorded excerpts of the proceedings in news or public affairs programs or websites for the purposes of fair and accurate reports of proceedings.

The following restrictions on use apply:

  1. Program material may not be used in advertising for political parties during election or by-election campaigns, effective from the issuance of the election writ;
  2. Program material may not be altered or modified, except for length, or used in any form of undignified association.
  3. Use or broadcast of these proceedings for commercial purpose or financial gain requires the express written approval of the Speaker of the House of Assembly.
  4. The electronic version is for informational purposes only. The printed version of Hansard remains the official version.

Breach of these restrictions may be considered contempt of the House of Assembly.

By viewing, installing, broadcasting or otherwise electronically posting these proceedings, the user agrees to the foregoing terms and conditions. If you do not agree to the foregoing terms, you do not have the authority to broadcast or otherwise electronically post these proceedings.

All questions concerning these terms, and permissions sought, should be directed to the Clerk of the House of Assembly, P.O. Box 8700, St. John's, NL A1B 4J6. ClerkHOA@gov.nl.ca