Draft Protection of Charities Bill Joint Committee - role

A Joint Committee was appointed to consider the draft Protection of Charities Bill, published on 22 October 2014.

The draft Bill would amend the Charities Act 2011 by making a number of changes to the powers of the Charity Commission, which registers and regulates charities in England and Wales.

The Committee issued a Call for Evidence and held oral evidence sessions from November 2014 through until early January 2015. It was expected to report on the draft bill by 28 February 2015.


Read published oral and written evidence submitted to the Draft Protection of Charities Bill Joint Committee.