What's the function of parliament?
Roles and responsibilities of the Australian Parliament.
Parliamentary Education Office (peo.gov.au)
This diagram illustrates the roles and responsibilities of the Australian Parliament. The Australian Parliament: represents the people of Australia; makes and proposes Australian law; scrutinises the actions of the government; and is where government is formed.
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Yep, cupcakes do rule! The Australian Parliament has 4 main functions:
- Make laws for Australia
- Represent the people of Australia
- Examine the work of the government
- Provide a place where government is formed