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]
I beg to move amendment 1, in clause 1, page 1, line 19, at end insert — “(4B) Before a firearm certificate may be issued or renewed for an operator of a range or gallery under this...
Committee membership and attendance (out of 1)
[ Committee memberships can change partway through ]