Decisions 7 February 2005

Monday 7 February 2005 at 5pm in Speaker's House

Present:

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

1. SLAVERY AND PARLIAMENT EXHIBITION 2007

The Commission endorsed the proposal from the Finance and Services Committee to fund the Slavery and Parliament exhibition in 2007 by earmarking £27,500 from the acquisition budget of the Works of Art Committee for each of the next three financial years.

2. MAIL SERVICES

The Commission considered the future provision of mail services in the House.

3. CORPORATE RISK MANAGEMENT

The Commission took note of the paper on Corporate Risk Management.

4. ADMINISTRATION ESTIMATE AUDIT COMMITTEE

The Commission took note of the record of the 18 January 2005 meeting of the Administration Estimate Audit Committee.