Members of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council face suspension for engaging in ‘grossly disorderly conduct’. Photo: Felix Wong Members of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council face suspension for engaging in ‘grossly disorderly conduct’. Photo: Felix Wong
Members of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council face suspension for engaging in ‘grossly disorderly conduct’. Photo: Felix Wong

Hong Kong lawmakers to be suspended for ‘grossly disorderly conduct’ under approved changes to Legislative Council rule book

  • Legislators pass 37 changes to Legco’s rule book, targeting filibustering and other tactics previously deployed in the chamber by opposition bloc
  • Approved amendments include a provision for suspending ‘misbehaving’ legislators, as well as tougher time limits for debating bills and lawmaker speeches

Topic |   Legislative Council of Hong Kong
Members of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council face suspension for engaging in ‘grossly disorderly conduct’. Photo: Felix Wong Members of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council face suspension for engaging in ‘grossly disorderly conduct’. Photo: Felix Wong
Members of Hong Kong’s Legislative Council face suspension for engaging in ‘grossly disorderly conduct’. Photo: Felix Wong
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