Committee takes evidence on recall of MPs

19 January 2012

The Political and Constitutional Reform Committee will take evidence on the Government’s proposals for the recall of MPs.


The meeting is on Thursday 19 January 2012 at 10am in the Wilson Room, Portcullis House.

At 10am:

  • Mr Douglas Carswell MP
  • Zac Goldsmith MP
  • Peter Facey, Unlock Democracy

At approx 10.45am

  • Dr Alan Renwick, University of Reading.

Purpose of session

The purpose of this session is to open the committee's pre-legislative scrutiny of the Government's proposals for the recall of MPs, by questioning witnesses who have campaigned on the subject, and an academic with knowledge of the operation of recall in other jurisdictions.

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