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Shatter-proof, floor-to-ceiling,glass panels on both sides
of the public gallery. Each glass panel is 2.4m high. The public
gallery can accommodate 223 visitors, including four for the wheel-chair
LCD TV screens and speakers to let members of the public follow the debates.
Electrically-operated lecterns can be raised up to 30cm at the press of a button.
The Speaker’s Chair is at the centre of the dais at the front of the Chamber. The Speaker occupies the Chair of the House when presiding over sittings. When he chairs the Committee of the Whole House, he takes the extreme right seat at the Clerk’s Table. The Clerk of Parliament and his assistants are seated at the table in the Chamber just in front of the Speaker.
The Chamber is equipped with an Electronic Voting System and Integrated Digital Congress System, which allows for simultaneous interpretation and recording of speeches.
Robotic cameras for filming and broadcasting of the proceedings.
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Last Updated 16/04/2021