Monday 14 February 2011 at 5pm in Speaker’s House
The Speaker, in the Chair
Rt Hon Hilary Benn
Sir Paul Beresford
Sir George Young (Leader of the House)
1. ACCOMMODATION PROGRAMME
The Commission took note of the paper.
2. FORM OF THE ADMINISTRATION ESTIMATE
The Commission agreed that it would from 2011/12 onwards classify all expenditure in the Administration Estimate as DEL (Departmental Expenditure Limit). It took note of the situation as regards Treasury powers of direction contained in the current draft Appropriation Bill.
3. DATE OF NEXT MEETING
The next meeting of the Commission/MEC will take place on Thursday 17 March at 1pm in Room U, Portcullis House.