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.
[Christina Rees in the Chair]
I beg to move amendment 1, in clause 1, page 1, line 17, aft er “practitioner” insert “and deemed the procedure to be medically necessary”.
I beg to move amendment 4, in clause 2, page 2, line 31, at end insert— “(c) a person advertises or otherwise promotes the administration, in England, to...
Committee membership and attendance (out of 1)
[ Committee memberships can change partway through ]