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Secondary Legislation Scrutiny Committee - publications

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    A Session is a parliamentary year. Following the 2011 Fixed-term Parliament Act Sessions typically begin in May and run for 12 months.

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    Select committees conduct inquiries and produce reports on a range of matters, from the conduct of Government to specialist subject areas.

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    • Reports and associated evidence - reports and evidence featuring written submissions and corrected oral evidence published at the conclusion of Committee inquiries. Evidence is periodically updated over the course of an inquiry and is not finalised until the relevant Report is published.
    • Uncorrected oral evidence - transcripts of oral evidence not yet approved by the Committee or witnesses.
    • Other oral evidence - corrected transcripts of oral evidence, usually taken for scrutiny purposes or for ad hoc/regular evidence sessions with Ministers.
    • Evidence - written submissions and corrected oral evidence published for scrutiny purposes or for ad hoc/regular evidence sessions with Ministers.
    • Responses to Reports - Government Department and European Commission responses to reports.
    • Call for Evidence - request to submit evidence to a Committee inquiry.
    • Correspondence - correspondence received and sent by the Committee excluding ministerial correspondence.
    • Correspondence with Ministers - Ministerial correspondence received and sent by the Committee.
    • Progress of Scrutiny - records the decisions taken by the EU Committee on European documents that have been deposited in Parliament for scrutiny.

Reports and associated evidence

Evidence and Other Documents

Session 2014-15

Evidence Submitted

19th Report

Draft Care and Support (Eligibility Criteria) Regulations 2014

Submission from the Care and Support Alliance (PDF PDF 170 KB)

9th Report

Independent Educational Provision in England (Prohibition on Participation in Management) Regulations 2014 (SI 2014/1977)

Submission from The Independent Schools Council (PDF PDF 415 KB)

Response from the Department for Education (PDF PDF 311 KB)

7th Report

Draft Copyright and Rights in Performances (Certain Permitted Uses of Orphan Works) Regulations 2014
Draft Copyright and Rights in Performances (Licensing of Orphan Works) Regulations 2014

Submission from Mr Tom Rivers (PDF PDF 93 KB)

Response from the Department for Business, Skills and Innovation (PDF PDF 157 KB)

6th Report

Draft Electrictiy Market Reform Regulations 2014

Revised oral transcript of evidence taken on 8 July (PDF PDF 139 KB)

Submission from Air Products (PDF PDF 90 KB)

3rd Report

Finance-Bilateral Agreement for the Promotion and Protection of Investments between the United Kingdom and Colombia (8887)

Submission from Traidcraft and ABColombia (PDF PDF 234 KB)

Draft Special Educational Needs and Disability Code of Practice: 0 to 25 Years

Submission from IPSEA (PDF PDF 253 KB)

Response from the Department for Education (PDF PDF 106 KB)