House of Assembly
October 18, 2007

Media Advisory: Members of House of Assembly to be Sworn-in November 1

Those elected in the October 9 provincial general election will be sworn-in at a ceremony in the House of Assembly Chamber, Confederation Building, on Thursday, November 1, at 2:00 p.m. by the Lieutenant Governor, His Honour, the Honourable Edward Roberts.

Following the swearing-in ceremony, all members will elect an independent Speaker of the House of Assembly.

Media representatives planning to cover the swearing-in are asked to contact the Communications Branch of Executive Council at 709-729-3812 or 691-7478 by 4:00 p.m., October 31.

The House of Assembly Broadcast Centre will provide an audio feed for media. Media representatives are requested to be in place by 1:30 p.m.

The swearing-in ceremony will be carried live on television over the House of Assembly channel.


Media contact:
Doris Walsh
Manager of Information Services
Communications Branch, Executive Council
709-729-3812, 691-7478

2007 10 18                                                    4:20 p.m.


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