The Silk Commission: Financial devolution in Wales

14 December 2012

Welsh Affairs Committee to question the Silk Commission on financial devolution in Wales

Following the publication of the Commission on Devolution in Wales (“the Silk Commission”) report into financial powers to strengthen Wales, the Welsh Affairs Committee will take oral evidence from:


Paul Silk, Chair, Professor Noel Lloyd CBE, Commissioner, and Mark Parkinson, Joint Secretary, Commission on Devolution in Wales.

Evidence session details:

Date:  Tuesday 18 December 2012
Time:  10.30 am
Location:  Committee Room 15, Palace of Westminster, House of Commons.

The evidence session will be televised.

The Committee will question Mr Silk on his findings relating to financial devolution in Wales, the next steps in the process, and of Part 2 of the Commission’s work which will examine the case for devolution of non-financial powers.

This evidence session is open to the public and press, all are welcome to attend. The venue is fully accessible. There is no need to reserve a place but if you would like more information please contact the Committee on 020 7219 6189 or

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