Formal Minutes

Wednesday 21st June 2006

Members present:

Mr Greg Knight, in the Chair

Ms Katy Clark, Mr Christopher Chope, John Hemming, Rosemary McKenna, Sir Robert Smith, Mr Rob Wilson

1. The Committee's programme of work

The Committee considered this matter.

2. Oral evidence

Application of the sub judice rule to proceedings in coroners' courts: Rt Hon Lord Goldsmith QC, Attorney General; Sir Roger Sands KCB, Clerk of the House, and Mr Robert Rogers, Principal Clerk, Table Office, House of Commons gave oral evidence.

3. The Committee's programme of work

The Committee considered this matter.

[Adjourned till Wednesday 5th July at half past Two o'clock.