Joint Committee on Human Rights Formal Minutes

Monday 13 March 2006

Members present:

Mr Andrew Dismore MP, in the Chair
Lord Bowness
Lord Campbell of Alloway
Mary Creagh MP
Dr Evan Harris MP
Lord Judd
Lord Lester of Herne Hill
Dan Norris MP
Lord Plant of Highfield
Mr Richard Shepherd MP
Baroness Stern

1. LEGISLATIVE SCRUTINY PROGRESS REPORT

Draft Report [Legislative Scrutiny: Seventh Progress Report], proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.

Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.

Paragraphs 1.1 to 6.7 read and agreed to.

Summary read and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report be the Fifteenth Report of the Committee to each House.

Ordered, That several papers be appended to the Report.

Ordered, That the Chairman make the Report to the House of Commons and that Baroness Stern make the Report to the House of Lords.

2. LEGISLATIVE SCRUTINY

The Committee considered this matter.

[Adjourned till Monday 27 March at 4pm.