Chair of Backbench Business Committee elected

22 June 2010

Following the election on Tuesday 22 June, Natascha Engel MP has been elected by the House of Commons to be the Chair of the Backbench Business Committee.  

The Commons agreed to establish the Committee on 15 June 2010 following the report, 'Rebuilding the House', published in the previous Parliament and produced by the Reform of the House of Commons Select Committee.

The remaining seven members of the Committee will also be elected, with nominations being taken on Monday 28 June and the election held on Tuesday 29 June.

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