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Session 2005-06             9 March 2006

THE SEWEL CONVENTION: THE WESTMINSTER PERSPECTIVE

PUBLIC EVIDENCE SESSIONS




The Committee held its first public oral evidence session on the inquiry into The Sewel Convention: the Westminster Perspective in Edinburgh on 7 March, taking evidence from the Procedures Committee of the Scottish Parliament. A number of other evidence sessions have now been confirmed, details follow: please note that all meetings will take place at the House of Commons.

Tuesday 14 March

(at 3.15 pm) Ms Margaret Curran MSP, Minister for Parliamentary Business, and Scottish Executive officials.

(at 4.15 pm) Mr David Cairns MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Scotland, and Scotland Office officials.

Tuesday 21 March

(at 4.30 pm) Mr Roger Sands, Clerk of the House of Commons, and Mr Frank Cranmer, Clerk of Bills, House of Commons.

Tuesday 28 March

(at 4.15 pm) Mr Barry Winetrobe, Reader in Law, Napier University.