Thursday, 12 July 2007
[Relevant documents: Third Report of the Constitutional Affairs Committee, Session 2006-07, HC 223, and the Government's response thereto, Cm 7158.] Motion made, and Question proposed, That the...
Opened in December 1999, Westminster Hall is aimed at fostering a new style of debate. Sessions are open to all MPs, who sit in a horseshoe arrangement which is meant to encourage constructive rather than confrontational debate.
The meetings are presided over by a Deputy Speaker and there are no votes.