(a) the Clerk will read the proclamation calling Parliament together,
(b) the Clerk will announce the commissioners appointed to open the Parliament,
(c) a commissioner will direct the Usher of the Black Rod to request the attendance of the members of the Legislative Assembly to hear the commissioners’ message,
(d) members of the Assembly will sit in the Council chamber,
(e) a commissioner will then inform the members of both Houses of the purpose of the meeting,
(f) the Clerk will read the commission appointing the commissioners to open Parliament,
(g) a commissioner will read the commissioners’ message, and the members of the Assembly will withdraw,
(h) the Clerk will announce the names of the members elected at the periodic election.
(i) the Clerk will also announce the names of commissioners for swearing members, and read the commission,
(j) new members will take and sign the oath or affirmation of allegiance required by law and sign the roll of the House, and
(k) the House will then proceed to elect a President.