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.
[Mr. Peter Atkinson in the Chair]
Information about children with special educational needs
Information on school provision ‘(1) Section 332A of the Education Act 1996 (c. 56) is amended as follows. (2) After subsection (1) insert— “(1A) Information provided under...
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