Joint Committee on Human Rights

Legislative Scrutiny Session 2007-08

In Session 2007-08 the Committee scrutinised all Government and Private Bills in accordance with the sifting system set out in paragraphs 18 to 50 of its Twenty-third Report of Session 2005-06, The Committee's Future Working Practices.

See the below table of Bills reported on by the Committee in 2007-08.

Previous Sessions
2006-07 | 2005-06 | 2004-05 | 2003-04 | 2002-03 | 2001-02

Political Parties and Elections Bill (carried over to Session 2008-09)




Letter to the Rt Hon Jack Straw MP, Secretary of State for Justice, 28 October 2008

Bills reported on by the Committee in 2007-08

Children and Young Persons Bill

15th and 23rd Reports

Child Maintenance and Other Payments Bill

3rd and 12th Reports

Counter-Terrorism Bill

9th, 20th and 30th Reports

Criminal Evidence (Witness Anonymity) Bill

26th Report

Criminal Justice and Immigration Bill

5th, 15th and 23rd Reports

Education and Skills Bill

19th and 23rd Reports

Employment Bill

17th Report

Health and Social Care Bill

8th, 12th, 15th, 17th and 23rd Reports

Housing and Regenaration Bill

17th Report

Human Fertilisation and Embryology Bill

15th and 23rd Report

Regulatory Enforcement and Sanctions Bill

17th Report

Sale of Student Loans

15th and 23rd Reports

Bills cleared from scrutiny

Channel Tunnel Rail Link (Supplementary Provisions) Bill

Crossrail Bill (carried over)

Dormant Bank and Building Society Accounts Bill HL

European Communities (Finance) Bill

European Union (Amendment) Bill

Local Transport Bill HL

National Insurance Contributions Bill

Pensions Bill