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Code of Conduct

Volume 778: debated on Thursday 9 February 2017

Motion to Resolve

Moved by

To resolve that the Code of Conduct for Members of the House of Lords be amended as follows:

In paragraph 19, in the second sentence, leave out “goes” and insert “is normally published only on the Commissioner’s webpages. The Commissioner has discretion to submit a report in such instances.”

Leave out paragraphs 26 and 27 and insert:

“The Sub-Committee on Lords’ Conduct keeps the Code of Conduct and the Guide to the Code of Conduct under regular review. Recommended changes are reported to the House and take effect when agreed by the House.”

Motion agreed.