Modernisation Committeee: 2005-06

Date Library Briefings Jul-05 Jan-06 Jul-06 Sep-06 Nov-06

Modernisation Committee Reports*

    1st Special Report - Committee Stage of Public Bills: Consultation on Alternative Options [HC 810] 16 Jan 2006   1st Report - The Legislative Process [HC 1097] 07 Sep 2006  
House decision on Modernisation Committee Reports**   HC Deb 13 Jul 2005 - motion to appoint Committee with revised terms of reference     HC Deb 1 November 2006 - House of Commons approves Modernisation Committee Report [HC 1097]  
Procedure at Division SN/PC/0612 Deferred divisions          
Programming SN/PC/0569 Modernisation: programming of legislation          
Carry-over SN/PC/3236 Modernisation: carry over of public bills          
Pre-legislative Scrutiny SN/PC/2822     Pre-legislative scrutiny          
Westminster Hall SN/PC/3939 Modernisation: Westminster Hall          
Sitting Times RP 02/41 Modernisation of the House of Commons: Sitting Hours          
SN/PC/2854 Modernisation: Sitting Hours          
Public Bills and General Committees*** SN/PC/3718 Public Bill and General Committee: Pay for the Chairmen         HC Deb 1 November 2006 - The House of Commons agrees changing the name of Standing Committees to Public Bill Committees. Also agrees that notices of amendments to bills committed to a public bill committee should be tabled not later than three sitting day
SN/PC/4541 Modernisation: Public Bill Committees          
Parliamentary Calendar SN/PC/4287 Recess Questions and September Sittings         HC Deb 1 November 2006 - The House of Commons agrees decision to no longer sit in September
Conduct in the Chamber & Length of Speeches           HC Deb 1 November 2006 - The House of Commons changes Standing Order on short speeches
Public Access to information on and engagement with the Public SN/PC/3359 House of Commons: providing information and access for the public         HC Deb 1 November 2006 - The House of Commons agrees the Communications Allowance in principle
Written Statements, PQs and Notices of Motions SN/PC/4287 Recess Questions and September Sittings     HC Deb 24 July 2006 -Temporary arrangements made for recess questions during the summer adjournment    
Facilities for the Media
Scrutiny of European Business RP 05/85 The UK Parliament and European Business          
Select Committees SN/PC/2725 Modernisation: Select Committees - pay for chairmen          
SN/PC/3161 Modernisation: Select Committees - core tasks          
RP 02/35 Departmental Select Committees          
Other SN/PC/2014 Modernisation Committee - Changes Agreed on 29 Oct 2002          
RP 05/46 Modernisation of the House of Commons 1997-2005          
SN/PC/4542 Modernisation: Revitalising the Chamber          

*HC paper number and date of publication given - where reports by other committees have considered Mod Com proposals or informed the work of the Modernisation Committee - these have been included.

**NB debates listed by date of publication of paper debated - date of debate shown in link

***Previously Standing Committees