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.
[Judith Cummins in the Chair]
Question proposed, That the clause stand part.
Amendment made: 1, schedule, page 6, line 23, at end insert— “(7) In this paragraph, references to the First-tier Tribunal, in relation to a decision of the Scottish Ministers, are to...
Committee membership and attendance (out of 1)
[ Committee memberships can change partway through ]