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Weekly Information Bulletin: 27th November 2010

General Committees

General Committee debates are available to view on the Parliament website.

Public Bill Committee debates. www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/stand.htm

Other General Committee debates. www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/othstn.htm

For further information on General Committees see HCIO Factsheet L6 produced by the House of Commons Information Office, available in hardcopy on request or to download from the Parliament website.

Current Public Bill Committees, details of membership

Bill

Status

Membership

Draft House of Lords Reform

Bill laid

Issue 3 p23

Finance (No. 2)

28.10.10

Issue 13, p30; Issue 14 p31

Identity Documents

6.7.2010

Issue 5 p25; Issue 6 p30

Local Government

2.11.2011

Issue 15 p34

National Insurance Contributions

9.12.2011

This issue

Postal Services

9.12.2011

Issue 16 p33; This issue

Savings Accounts and Health in Pregnancy

11.11.2011

Issue 15 p34; Issue 17 p34

Superannuation

16.9.2010

Issue 11, p27; Issue 12 p30

Terrorist Asset-Freezing etc.

23.11.10

Issue 18 p36; This issue

Dates in italics denote expected reporting date, (R), of Public Bill Committee as stated in the Programme Motion if made

Membership announcements and changes:

National Insurance Contributions Bill:

Chair: Mr Graham Brady

Heidi Alexander

Andrew Bingham

Gordon Birtwistle

Lyn Brown

Mr Gregory Campbell

Stella Creasy

Mr David Gauke

Mr Robert Goodwill

Matthew Hancock

Mr David Hanson

Richard Harrington

Kelvin Hopkins

Chris Leslie

Guy Opperman

Gavin Shuker

Mel Stride

Martin Vickers

Stephen Williams

Postal Services Bill: Miss Anne Begg appointed additional chair

Terrorist Asset-Freezing [HL] Bill: Thomas Docherty discharged and Ian Mearns added

General Committee Meetings

22 – 26 November 2010

Monday 22 November

1 st DLC Draft Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Handling (Designated Technical Matters) Order 2010
2 nd DLC Draft Producer Responsibility Obligations (Packaging Waste) (Amendment) Regulations 2010

Tuesday 23 November

PBC Postal Services Bill (9 th & 10 th Sittings: Clauses 3-8 Agreed)
PBC Terrorist Asset-Freezing etc Bill (1 st Sitting: Clauses 1-55 Agreed; Clause 56 Agreed, as amended)
3 rd DLC Draft National Assembly for Wales (Legislative Competence) (Amendment of Schedule 7 to the Government of Wales Act 2006) Order 2010

Wednesday 24 November

4 th DLC Draft National Assembly for Wales Referendum (Assembly Act Provisions) (Referendum Question, Date of Referendum Etc.) Order 2010 and the draft National Assembly for Wales Referendum (Assembly Act Provisions) (Limit on Referendum Expenses Etc.) Order 2010

Thursday 25 November

PBC Postal Services Bill (11 th & 12 th Sittings; Clauses 9-16 Agreed; Schedules 1-2 Agreed)

Friday 26 November

None

Forthcoming General Committee Meetings

29 November – 3 December 2010

Monday 29 November

1 st DLC Draft Double Taxation Relief and International Tax Enforcement (Belgium) Order 2010, the draft Double Taxation Relief and International Tax Enforcement (Cayman Islands) Order 2010, the draft Double Taxation Relief and International Tax Enforcement (Georgia) Order 2010, the draft Double Taxation Relief and International Tax Enforcement (Federal Republic of Germany) Order 2010, the draft Double Taxation Relief and International Tax Enforcement (Hong Kong) Order 2010 and the draft Double Taxation Relief and International Tax Enforcement (Malaysia) Order 2010, 4.30pm, Room 9
2 nd DLC Draft National Minimum Wage (Amendment) (No. 2) Regulations 2010, 4.30pm, Room 12

Tuesday 30 November

PBC Postal Services Bill, 10.30am & 4.00, Room 9
3 rd DLC Draft Official Statistics Order 2010, 4.30pm, Room 12

Wednesday 1 December

4 th DLC Draft Wireless Telegraphy Act 2006 (Directions to OFCOM) Order 2010, 2.30pm, Room 9
5 th DLC Draft Welfare of Farmed Animals (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2010, 2.30pm, Room 12
WGC Implications for Wales of the Government’s Comprehensive Spending Review, 9:30am & 2.30pm, Room 14

Thursday 2 December

PBC National Insurance Contributions Bill Committee, 9.00am & 1.00pm, The Grimond Room, PCH
PBC Postal Services Bill , 9.00am & 1.00pm. Room 9

Friday 3 December

None