Formal Minutes

Wednesday 28th March 2007

Members present:

Mr Jack Straw, in the Chair

Ms Dawn Butler, Ann Coffey, Philip Davies, Mark Lazarowicz, Mr Adrian Sanders, Sir Peter Soulsby, Paddy Tipping, Sir Nicholas Winterton, Mr Iain Wright

1. Oral evidence

Strengthening the role of the backbencher and making better use of non-legislative time: John Bercow MP, Mr Andrew Dismore MP, and Martin Salter MP gave oral evidence.

[Adjourned till Wednesday 18th April at half past Nine o'clock