Local Government (Meetings) Regulation 1999
38 Procedure in committees
(1) Subject to subclause (3), each committee of a council may regulate
its own procedure.
(2) Without limiting subclause (1), a committee of a council may
decide that, whenever the voting on a motion put to a meeting of the committee
is equal, the chairperson of the committee is to have a casting vote as well
as an original vote.
(3) Voting at a committee meeting is to be by open means (such as on
the voices or by show of hands).