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.
I beg to move amendment 5, in clause 1, page 1, line 9, afte r “tenant)” insert “and regardless of whether the qualifying tenancy is in the...
[Joan Ryan in the Chair]
“(1) By the end of the period of six months, beginning with the day on which this Act is passed, the Secretary of State must publish a review into the potential for future cooperation...
Committee membership and attendance (out of 2)
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