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House of Lords Attendance Costs

Church Commissioners written question – answered on 18th November 2002.

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Photo of Chris Bryant Chris Bryant Labour, Rhondda

To ask the hon. Member for Middlesbrough, representing the Church Commissioners, how much bishops' attendance in the House of Lords has cost the Church Commissioners each year since 1997.

Photo of Stuart Bell Stuart Bell Second Church Estates Commissioner

Bishops claim reimbursement of their costs in respect of attendance at the House of Lords directly from that body. There is no cost to the Church Commissioners.

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