Towards the Next Defence and Security Review
The inquiry will examine the rationale behind the plans, the resources required and the achievability of Army 2020
The Defence Committee scrutinises the MoD’s Main Estimates 2013-14.
A new inquiry into the protections and obligations—ensuring legality and legitimacy—for operational and deployed UK Armed Forces personnel.
An inquiry looking into current and future use of Remotely Piloted Air Systems by the UK military and intelligence communities.
An inquiry into the future of the UK's intervention strategy.
An inquiry into the concept, targets and context of deterrence.
An inquiry into the MoD's Annual Report and Accounts 2012-13
The Committee scrutinises the MoD's Supplementary Estimates every year.
Select Committees carry out inquiries on areas ranging from the work of government departments to economic affairs. The results of these inquiries are public and many require a response from the Government.
Most, but not all, Select Committee inquiries are conducted as follows:
Not all inquiries result in a Report
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