Minutes of Meeting: 9 November 2009

COMMITTEE ON ISSUE OF PRIVILEGE (POLICE SEARCHES ON PARLIAMENTARY ESTATE)

Monday 9 November 2009

Members present:

Sir Menzies Campbell, in the Chair
Ann Coffey
Doug Henderson
Sir Malcolm Rifkind

Written evidence submitted to the Committee

Ordered, That the Chairman report the following written evidence for publication:

PSPE07 Lord Carswell
PSPE09 Roger Gale MP
PSPE11 Sir Bill McKay
PSPE12 Ben Wallace MP

Oral evidence

The Committee deliberated.

The Committee considered lines of questioning to the Clerk of the House and Speaker's Counsel.

Ordered, That members of the public be now admitted.

Dr Malcolm Jack, Clerk of the House, Michael Carpenter, Speaker's Counsel, Jacqy Sharpe, Clerk of the Journals, and Veronica Daly, Assistant Speaker's Counsel, called in and examined.

Adjourned until Monday 23 November at a time to be fixed by the Chairman.