Comprehensive Spending Review

Inquiry status: Oral and written evidence published

The Committee questioned the Secretary of State on the outcome for his Department of the Government's Comprehensive Spending Review, as set out on 20 October 2010. The Committee also questioned Ministers on the local government finance settlement.

Evidence Session - 21 December 2010

Witnesses: Rt Hon Eric Pickles MP, Secretary of State, Rt Hon Greg Clark MP, Minister for Decentralisation, and Rt Hon Grant Shapps MP, Minister for Housing and Local Government, Department for Communities and Local Government.

Stages of an inquiry

Most, but not all, Select Committee inquiries are conducted as follows:

  • Written evidence called for
  • Oral evidence sessions held
  • Report published
  • Response published

Not all inquiries result in a Report