House of Commons Reform Committee

18 November 2009, Session 2009-10


PUBLICATION OF REPORT

REFORM OF THE HOUSE OF COMMONS

The Select Committee on Reform of the House of Commons, set up to consider and make recommendations to the House by 13 November on several specified matters, has agreed its First Report. Following the period from 12 to 17 November during which the House is prorogued, the Committee will publish its report at 00.01am on Tuesday 24th November.

Embargoed advance PDF copies will be available from Laura Kibby on 020 7219 0718 or 07917 488557 from 10.00 am on Monday 23rd.

The Report will be available on this website shortly after the publication hour has passed.

FURTHER INFORMATION

The Select Committee on Reform of the House of Commons was appointed on 20 July 2009 to consider and report on four specified matters:

the appointment of members and chairmen of select committees;

the appointment of the Chairman and Deputy Chairmen of Ways and Means;

scheduling business in the House;

enabling the public to initiate debates and proceedings in the House.