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Standing Orders (Select Committees)

Volume 473: debated on Tuesday 11 March 2008


That the following amendments be made to the Standing Orders:

(1) In Standing Order No. 146 (Select Committee on Public Administration), in line 2, leave out from the word ‘Administration’ to the word ‘which’ in line 5, and insert the words ‘and the Health Service Commissioner for England’.

(2) In Standing Order No. 151 (Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee))—

(i) in sub-paragraph (1)(A), in line 18, leave out from the word ‘any’ to the end of the sub-paragraph, and insert the words ‘remedial order or draft remedial order under Schedule 2 to the Human Rights Act 1998, any draft order proposed to be made under Part 1 of the Legislative and Regulatory Reform Act 2006 and any subordinate provisions order made or proposed to be made under the Regulatory Reform Act 2001;’ and

(ii) in sub-paragraph (1)(B), in line 29, leave out the words ‘statutory instrument made by a member of the Scottish Executive or by the National Assembly for Wales’ and insert the words ‘Scottish statutory instrument or any statutory instrument made by the Welsh Ministers’.

(3) In Standing Order No. 152 (Select committees related to government departments), in the Table in paragraph 2—

(i) in item 1, in the first column, leave out the words ‘Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform’ and insert the words ‘Business and Enterprise’.

(ii) in item 10, in the first column, leave out the words ‘Innovation, Universities and Skills’ and insert the words ‘Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills’.—[Alison Seabeck.]