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Procedure Committee takes oral evidence on private Members' bills

13 March 2013

The Procedure Committee holds its seventh oral evidence session in connection with private Members’ bills on Wednesday 13 March 2013 in Committee Room 20.

Witnesses

At 3.05 pm

  • Angela Eagle MP, Shadow Leader of the House of Commons

At 3.30 pm

  • Rt Hon Andrew Lansley MP, Leader of the House of Commons

An uncorrected transcript of the evidence session will appear on the Committee’s website within about a week of the date of the session.

Background

The Procedure Committee is undertaking an inquiry into private Members’ bills. Private Members’ bills are bills initiated by backbench MPs rather than Government ministers.

The Committee put out a call for written evidence on this matter on 29 November 2012. The deadline for written evidence was Thursday 10 January 2013.

Further information

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