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.
[Sir Gary Streeter in the Chair]
Question proposed, That the clause stand part of the Bill.
I beg to move amendment 2, in clause 2, page 2, line 16, at end insert— “(f) to require the Delivery Authority to ensure that contracts for construction...
I beg to move amendment 8, in schedule 1, page 10, line 11, leave out “appointed from amongst both” and insert “elected from”.
I beg to move amendment 15, in schedule 2, page 22, line 6, at end insert— “(10) The Comptroller and Auditor General must have access rights to allow him to examine the preparedness...
Question proposed, That the schedule be the Third schedule to the Bill.
“(1) The Delivery Authority must publish a report setting out what steps it will take to ensure that the Parliamentary estate, including the restored Palace of Westminster, will be fully...
PBB01 Professor Matthew Flinders, Alexandra Meakin and Dr Alexandra Anderson, Sir Bernard Crick Centre, Department of Politics, University of Sheffield PBB02 Crispin Passmore PBB03 Historic England
Committee membership and attendance (out of 2)
[ Committee memberships can change partway through ]