House of Lords Select Committee on the Merits of Statutory Instruments

Press Notices



Date Inquiry Announcement
22nd February 2010 Draft Structural Changes Orders for Exeter and Norwich Call for Evidence
12 November 2009 Post-implementation reviews LORDS COMMITTEE CRITICISES GOVERNMENT OVER LACK OF REGULATION REVIEWS
27 July 2009 Post-implementation reviews What happened next? Inquiry into post-implementation reviews - more titles added
24 June 2009 Post-implementation reviews What happened next? Inquiry into post-implementation reviews
13 March 2009 The cumulative impact on schools of Statutory Instruments LORDS MERITS COMMITTEE CALLS ON GOVERNMENT TO LIFT THE REGULATORY BURDEN ON SCHOOLS
9 March 2009 The cumulative impact on schools of Statutory Instruments LORDS MERITS COMMITTEE TO PUBLISH REPORT ON IMPACT OF REGULATIONS ON SCHOOLS
30 January 2009 The Social Security (Housing Costs Special Arrangements) (Amendment and Modification) Regulations 2008 (SI 2008/3195) CHANGES TO SUPPORT FOR MORTGAGE INTEREST PAYMENTS
21 January 2009 Draft Freedom of Information (Parliament) Order 2009 LORDS MERITS COMMITTEE RAISE CONCERNS OVER PROPOSALS TO EXEMPT PARLIAMENTARIANS FROM FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ACT
15 January 2009 The cumulative impact on schools of Statutory Instruments IMPACT OF REGULATIONS ON SCHOOLS €“ LORDS COMMITTEE TO QUESTION SCHOOLS MINISTER
19 November 2008 The cumulative impact on schools of Statutory Instruments LORDS COMMITTEE INVESTIGATING IMPACT OF CHANGES TO SCHOOL REGULATIONS TO HEAR FROM NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HEAD TEACHERS
19 March 2008 Bedfordshire (Structural Changes) Order 2008 LOCAL GOVERNMENT RE-STRUCTURING IN BEDFORDSHIRE: LEGAL CHALLENGE MEANS CONTINUING UNCERTAINTY - LORDS COMMITTEE
09 September 2008 School regulations SCHOOL REGULATIONS €“ LORDS COMMITTEE CALL FOR EVIDENCE
21 February 2008 draft Cheshire (Structural Changes) Order 2008 CHESHIRE LOCAL GOVERNMENT RE-STRUCTURING: MORE TIME MAY BE NEEDED FOR PREPARATION - LORDS COMMITTEE
26 June 2007 ContactPoint Call for evidence on Children Act 2004 Information Database Regulations
13 December 2007 Home Information Pack (Amendment) Regulations 2007 (SI 2007/3301) HOME INFORMATION PACKS: VIEWS OF PRACTITIONERS STILL DIVIDED - LORDS COMMITTEE
20 June 2007 Home Information Packs HOME INFORMATION PACKS - PARLIAMENT MUST HAVE OPPORTUNITY TO DEBATE FURTHER IMPLEMENTATION PHASES
20 March 2007 Casinos NO GUARANTEE SUPER CASINO WILL PROVIDE TRACEABLE REGENERATION €“ LORDS COMMITTEE
1 May 2007 Home Information Packs HOME INFORMATION PACKS - GOVERNMENT NEED TO DO MORE TO ENSURE POSITIVE RESPONSE FROM MARKET
27 March 2006 Merits of Statutory Instruments SECONDARY LEGISLATION SHOULD NOT GET SECOND CLASS TREATMENT, SAYS LORDS COMMITTEE
20 January 2005 LORDS COMMITTEE FLAGS UP CHANGES TO LOCAL GOVERNMENT PENSION SCHEME
16 September 2004 LORDS COMMITTEE CONCERNS OVER RAIL COMPANY EXEMPTIONS ON DISABLED ACCESS TO TRAINS
1 July 2004 TOO MANY EXEMPTIONS TO REGULATIONS ON DISABLED ACCESS TO TRAINS ASKS LORDS COMMITTEE?
10 June 2004 Lords Committee highlights concerns about Government proposals for horse passports
20 May 2004 Lords Committee Raises Concerns About Government Proposals to Drop Newspaper Advertising for Planning Applications in Camden
18 May 2004 New Lords Committee sets out plan for enhanced scrutiny of secondary legislation
02 February 2004 New committee to reinforce Lords scrutiny role