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Hybrid Instruments Committee

The Hybrid Instruments Committee is a House of Lords Select Committee to which all opposed hybrid instruments are referred. Its role is to decide whether an order should have its merits enquired into by a Select Committee set up for that purpose.


The detailed remit of the Committee is explained in Private Business Standing Order 216

Hybrid Instruments considered by the Committee since 1.1.2000

Session 2003-04

Hybrid Instruments - Minutes of Evidence taken before the Committee
14 July 2004

On 7th September 2004 the House of Lords agreed to the First Report and referred the Order to a Select Committee.