Formal Minutes

Wednesday 13th June 2007

Members present:

Mr Jack Straw, in the Chair

Ann Coffey, Philip Davies, Mr Greg Knight, Mark Lazarowicz, Mr Adrian Sanders, Mr Richard Shepherd, Sir Peter Soulsby, Mr Iain Wright

1. Strengthening the role of the backbencher and making better use of non-legislative time

The Committee considered this matter.

Draft Report (Revitalising the Chamber: the role of the back bench Member), proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.

(The Formal Minutes relating to the consideration of the Report are published in the First Report from the Comittee, Revitalising the Chamber: the role of the back bench Member, HC 337 (2006-07) p. 63)

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