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An inquiry which aims to help shape the next Strategic Defence and Security Review
The inquiry will examine the rationale behind the plans, the resources required and the achievability of Army 2020
An 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.
The Committee scrutinises the MoD's Annual Report and Accounts each year.
An inquiry into the Defence Materiel Strategy, in particular, the Government owned, Contractor operated (GoCo) option for Defence Equipment and Support.
An inquiry into the events surrounding the insurgent attack on Camp Bastion, Afghanistan of 14-15 September 2012 and the subsequent response.
An inquiry into the support given to members of the Armed Forces wounded in action and to their families.
An inquiry into the security situation in Afghanistan and the progress of withdrawal of UK forces.
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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