COMMONS

Decisions 24 April 2013

Wednesday 24 April 2013 at 2pm in Committee Room 13

Members present:

John Thurso (in the Chair)
Sir Paul Beresford
Clive Betts
Geoffrey Clifton-Brown
James Gray
Sir Alan Haselhurst
George Howarth
Lindsay Hoyle
Greg Knight
Iain Wright

1. Matters arising from the informal note

On 20 March the House had agreed to Standing Order changes that extended the Committee’s remit to the Members Estimate and had also passed a motion to transfer the cost of Members’ stationery and pre-paid envelopes to the Members Estimate.

The new Standing Order on motions and amendments with a financial consequence for the Administration Estimate, proposed by the Committee, had been approved by the House on 23 April.

2. Financial remit 2014/15-2017/18

The Committee discussed the issues and agreed to finalise its advice to the Commission at its next meeting.

3. Catering prices

The Committee discussed the paper and agreed to consider issues further at its next meeting.

4. Termly report on Security

This item was deferred until the next meeting.

5. Post Office services

The Committee took note of the paper.

6. Date and time of next meeting

Wednesday 15 May at 2.00pm.