FREDERICTON (GNB) – All 49 members-elect of the legislative assembly will be sworn-in on Friday, Oct. 19.

The swearing-in ceremony will be presided over by Lt.-Gov. Jocelyne Roy Vienneau in the legislative assembly chamber beginning at 9 a.m. MLAs-elect will also participate in orientation sessions on workplace harassment and conflict of interest rules on Thursday, Oct. 18.

The legislature is expected to meet for an election of a speaker and a speech from the throne on Tuesday, Oct. 23.