Decisions

Thursday 1 December 2005

Members present:

Sir Stuart Bell, in the Chair
Mr Betts
Mr Clifton-Brown
Mr Doran
Mr Forth
Mr Key
Mr McAvoy
Mr Stunell

1.  2006/07 ADMINISTRATION ESTIMATE AND CORPORATE BUSINESS PLAN

The Committee noted the Corporate Business Plan; agreed to recommend to the Commission a net cash requirement of £170.7 million and a net resource requirement of £213.0 million, subject to the Committee’s further examination of security-related expenditure: and endorsed the proposed absorption of the works of art business case into the broader website redesign business case.

2.  LIAISON COMMITTEE REQUEST FOR FUNDING FOR 2006/07

The Committee agreed to recommend to the Commission a budget for delegation to the Liaison Committee for overseas select committee travel of £1300k for 2006/07.

3.  SUMMER OPENING PRICES 2006

The Committee recommended that ticket prices for the 2006 Summer Opening of Parliament should be held at 2005 levels.

[Adjourned till Thursday 12 January at 9.45 am.