Regulatory Reform Committee formal minutes session 2005-06

Tuesday 1 November

Members present: 

Andrew Miller (in the Chair)
Gordon Banks
Stephen Hammond
John Hemming
Mrs Sharon Hodgson
Bob Russell
Alison Seabeck
Mr Andrew Slaughter

1. Proposal for the Regulatory Reform (Forestry) Order 2006

The Committee deliberated.

2. Operation of the Regulatory Reform Act 2001

The Committee deliberated on the forthcoming oral evidence from Rt Hon John Hutton MP, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (Minister for the Cabinet Office) for Tuesday 8 November.

It was agreed that the responses to the consultation on the Better Regulation Bill be sent to Members in confidence.

It was agreed that the Chairman would write to the Chairman of the Liaison Committee regarding the amendment of the Regulatory Reform Act 2001.

[Adjourned to a date and time to be fixed by the Chairman.