Chair nominations for Work and Pensions Committee

Nominations close for Chair elections.

One nomination was received for the position of Chair of the Work and Pensions Committee.

As the only candidate for the position, Frank Field will be declared to be elected unopposed when the Speaker announces the result of the Chair elections after the ballot held on Wednesday 12 July.

The elected MP takes up their position as Chair of the Committee when the remaining members of the committee have been appointed by the House.

The period of nomination ran from 4 July until 3pm on Friday 7 July, 2017. 

Nominated by (own party)

Margaret Beckett, Rachel Reeves, Neil Coyle, Steve McCabe, Meg Hillier, Matthew Pennycook, Caroline Flint, Stephen Timms, Mr Roger Godsiff, Christian Matheson, Kate Hoey, Mr Ronnie Campbell, Mrs Louise Ellman, John Mann, Rosie Cooper

Nominated by (other parties)


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