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. Frank Cook in the Chair]
Powers of de-accession
Short title and commencement
Power to return victims property (1) A body to which this Act applies may transfer an object from its collections if the following conditions are met. (2) Condition 1 is that the...
Advisory Panel (1) For the purposes of this Act Advisory Panel means a panel for the time being designated by the Secretary of State for those purposes. (2) The...
Amendment made: 1, in title, leave out lines 1 to 5 and insert Confer power to return certain cultural objects on grounds relating to events occurring during the Nazi era.(Mr....
Committee membership and attendance (out of 1)
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