Rt Hon Sir Richard Ottaway MP was elected by the House to be the Chair of the Committee on Wednesday 9 June 2010. The remaining members of the Committee were appointed on Monday 12 July 2010. On Tuesday 2 November 2010, Emma Reynolds was discharged from the Committee and Rt Hon Bob Ainsworth was appointed. On Monday 18 June 2012, Mr Dave Watts was discharged from the Committee and Mark Hendrick was appointed. On 20 May 2013, Rt Hon Bob Ainsworth was discharged and Sandra Osborne was appointed.