General Committee debates 1997-2016

Here you can read the Hansard reports of General Committee debates up to March 2016. This page is now an archive, and the latest General Committee debates can be found on the Hansard web pages.

Delegated Legislation Committee

House of Commons Delegated Legislation Committee debates for session 2015-2016

European Committee

House of Commons European Committee Debates for session 2015-2016

Northern Ireland Grand Committee

Northern Ireland Grand Committee debates for session 2015-2016

Welsh Grand Committee

Welsh Grand Committee debates for session 2015-2016

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General Committee debates since session 1997-98

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