Charities and Public Benefit

Minutes of Evidence taken before the Committee:

Thursday 9 October 2008, Corrected Transcript
Witnesses: Dame Suzi Leather, Chair, Mr Andrew Hind, Chief Executive, Ms Rosie Chapman, Executive Director, Policy and Effectiveness, and Mr Kenneth Dibble, Executive Director, Legal and Compliance, Charity Commission

Tuesday 8 July 2008, Corrected Transcript
Witnesses: David Mobbs, Chief Executive, Nuffield Hospitals, Ruth Jarratt, Director of Policy Development, Royal Opera House, Stephen Lloyd, Senior Partner, Bates Wells & Braithwaite

Wednesday 2 July 2008, Corrected Transcript 
Witnesses: Dame Judith Mayhew Jonas, Chair, Independent Schools Council, Dr Anthony Seldon, Headmaster, Wellington College, and Sir Simon Jenkins, author and columnist

Thursday 12 June 2008, Corrected Transcript
Witnesses: Jon Benjamin, Board of Deputies of British Jews, David Pollock, British Humanist Association, David Horrocks, Evangelical Alliance, Andrea Williams, Lawyers' Christian Fellowship and Stephen Slack, the Archbishops' Council and the General Synod of the Church of England

Thursday 12 July 2007, Corrected Transcript
Witnesses: Dame Suzi Leather, Chair, Andrew Hind, Chief Executive, Rosie Chapman, Executive Director of Policy and Effectiveness, and Kenneth Dibble, Executive Director of Legal and Charity Services, Charity Commission

Press Notices:

7 October 2008
PASC to hear from Charity Commission on new public benefit requirement and on its wider work

1 July 2008
PASC announces further evidence sessions on public benefit test for charities

18 June 2008
PASC to talk to ministers about lobbying government and the prospects for regulation