Formal Minutes

Tuesday 8th May 2007

Members present:

Mr Greg Knight, in the Chair

Ms Celia Barlow, Mr John Hemming, Rosemary McKenna, Sir Robert Smith, Mr Rob Wilson

1. Public Petitions and Early Day Motions

Draft Report (Public Petitions and Early Day Motions), proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.

Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time paragraph by paragraph.

Paragraphs 1 to 96 read and agreed to.

Summary read and agreed to.

Annexes read and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report be the First Report of the Committee to the House.

Several papers were ordered to be appended to the Minutes of Evidence.

Ordered, That the Appendices to the Minutes of Evidence taken before the Committee be reported to the House.

Ordered, That embargoed copies of the Report be made available, in accordance with the provisions of Standing Order No. 134.

[Adjourned till Wednesday 23 May at 2.30 pm.