Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments: Formal Minutes

Wednesday 16 July 2008

Present:

David Maclean MP (Chairman)
Mr Peter Bone MP
Lord Brett
Lord Campbell of Alloway
Lord Dykes
Baroness Jones of Whitchurch
Mr David Kidney MP
Countess of Mar
Lord Walpole

Mr Allan Roberts, Mr Peter Milledge, Mr Peter Davis and Mr Peter Brooksbank in attendance.

The Order of Adjournment is read.

The Proceedings of Wednesday 9 July 2008 are read.

The Joint Committee deliberate.

Resolved, That the special attention of both Houses be drawn to the Naval Medical Compassionate Fund (Amendment) Order 2008 (S.I. 2008/1488)for not conforming to proper legislative practice and for defective drafting.

Resolved, That the special attention of both Houses be drawn to the Civil Enforcement of Parking Contraventions (The Borough Council of Dudley) Designation Order 2008 (S.I. 2008/1518)for defective drafting.

Ordered, That the written evidence submitted in relation to the instruments be reported to both Houses.

A draft Report is laid before the Committee by the Chairman.

Resolved, That the Report be the Twenty-sixth Report of the Joint Committee.

Ordered, That the Chairman make the Report to the House of Commons and that the Report be made to the House of Lords.

Ordered, That the Joint Committee be adjourned to a time and place to be decided by the Chairman.