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Public Bill Committees

Previously called Standing Committees, Public Bill Commitees study proposed legislation (Bills) in detail, debating each clause and reporting any amendments to the Commons for further debate.

There are at least 16 MPs on a Committee, and the proportion of parties reflects the House of Commons, so the government always has a majority.

All bills in this session

Committee membership and attendance (out of 1)


  • Frank Cook (1)


  • Lord Boswell of Aynho (1)
  • David Heath (1)
  • Mrs Helen Jackson (1)
  • Miss Melanie Johnson (1)
  • Shona McIsaac (1)
  • Doug Naysmith (1)
  • Sandra Osborne (1)
  • Rachel Squire (1)
  • Ian Stewart (1)
  • Mr John Taylor (1)
  • Betty Williams (1)
  • Lord Barker of Battle (1)
  • Roger Williams (1)

[ Committee memberships can change partway through ]