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 David Nuttall in the Chair]
I beg to move amendment 1, in clause 1, page 2, line 9, at end insert— “(c) commissioning a product for disposal.” This amendment would ensure the...
“( ) Within 12 months of this Act coming into force, the Secretary of State must prepare and publish a report on the impact of the Government’s plans for exiting the European Union on...
Committee membership and attendance (out of 1)
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