Modernisation Committeee: 2003-04

Date Library Briefings Apr-04 Jun-04 Jul-04 Oct-04
           

Modernisation Committee Reports*

  Memorandum from Leader of House - Scrutiny of European Matters in the House of Commons [HC 508] 01 Apr 2004 1st Report on Connecting Parliament with the Public [HC 368] 16 Jun 2004    
           
House decision on Modernisation Committee Reports**          
           
Procedure at Division SN/PC/0612 Deferred divisions       HC Deb 26 Oct 2004 Deferred divisions made permanent: Sessional Orders converted to permanent Standing Orders
Simplification/Explanation HC 368 - more and better parliamentary information encouraged
Programming SN/PC/0569 Modernisation: programming of legislation       HC Deb 26 Oct 2004Programming of Bills made permanent : Sessional Orders converted to permanent Standing Orders
Carry-over SN/PC/3236 Modernisation: carry over of public bills       HC Deb 26 Oct 2004-Temporary Standing Order made allowing Carry-Over of Bills permanent
Pre-legislative Scrutiny SN/PC/2822     Pre-legislative scrutiny        
Westminster Hall SN/PC/3939 Modernisation: Westminster Hall        
Sitting Times RP 02/41 Modernisation of the House of Commons: Sitting Hours        
SN/PC/2854 Modernisation: Sitting Hours        
Public Bills and General Committees*** SN/PC/3718 Public Bill and General Committee: Pay for the Chairmen        
SN/PC/4541 Modernisation: Public Bill Committees        
Parliamentary Calendar SN/PC/4287 Recess Questions and September Sittings        
Conduct in the Chamber & Length of Speeches         HC Deb 26 Oct 2004 - House of Commons changes Standing Orders on short speeches
Public Access to information on and engagement with the Public SN/PC/3359 House of Commons: providing information and access for the public   First Report on Connecting Parliament with the Public [HC 386] - See sections 3, 4, 5 and 6 of the report   HC Deb 26 Oct 2004 - The term 'Strangers' be no longer used in referring to visitors to the House of Commons
Written Statements, PQs and Notices of Motions SN/PC/4287 Recess Questions and September Sittings        
Facilities for the Media First Report on Connecting Parliament with the Public [HC 386] - Section 7 on the House of Commons and the Media
Scrutiny of European Business RP 05/85 The UK Parliament and European Business HC 508 - Memorandum from the Leader of the House to the Committee      
Select Committees SN/PC/2725 Modernisation: Select Committees - pay for chairmen        
SN/PC/3161 Modernisation: Select Committees - core tasks        
RP 02/35 Departmental Select Committees        
Other SN/PC/2014 Modernisation Committee - Changes Agreed on 29 Oct 2002     Procedure Committee report on Programming of Legislation [HC 325] House of Lords Constitution Committee publishes Fourteenth Report, Parliament and the Legislative Process [HL 173]
RP 05/46 Modernisation of the House of Commons 1997-2005        
SN/PC/4542 Modernisation: Revitalising the Chamber        
Notes

*HC paper number and date of publication given - where reports by other committees have considered Mod Com proposals or informed the work of the Modernisation Committee - these have been included.

**NB debates listed by date of publication of paper debated - date of debate shown in link

***Previously Standing Committees