Decisions 14 March 2005

Monday 14 March 2005 at 5pm in the Speaker's House

Present:

The Speaker, in the Chair
Sir Stuart Bell
Leader of the House
Mr Oliver Heald
Sir Archy Kirkwood

1. EDUCATION UNIT EXTENDED PROGRAMME

The Commission endorsed the proposed arrangements for a year-round programme of school visits.

2. HANSARD SOCIETY FUNDING

The Commission agreed in principle to future levels of funding of Hansard Society projects and programmes.

3. NEW VOTERS GUIDE

The Commission agreed to further preparations for the publication and distribution of a new voters guide.

4. PAY FOR SENIOR STAFF AND CRAFT AND CATERING BANDS 2005

The Commission agreed with the recommendations made on 2005 pay awards for senior staff and craft and catering bands.