Decisions

Thursday 29 October 2009

Members present:

Sir Stuart Bell (in the Chair)
Mr Clive Betts
Mr Frank Doran
Sir Alan Haselhurst
Mr Brooks Newmark
Mr John Spellar

1. TERMLY REPORT ON THE WORKS PROGRAMME

The Committee took note of the paper.

2. MID-YEAR FORECAST OUTTURN AND THREE-YEAR CORPORATE AND FINANCIAL PLANS

The Committee agreed to recommend to the Commission a resource-based Administration Estimate of £258 million for 2010/11, before adjustment for the creation of the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority and the abolition of the cost of capital charge, as set out in the paper. It agreed to recommend that there should not be any cut in cash terms in the funding of the four international parliamentary bodies.

[Adjourned till Thursday 3 December 2009 at 9.50 am.