The effectiveness and influence of the select committee system Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Monday 29 April 2019

Dame Una O’Brien DCB, former Permanent Secretary, Sir Richard Mottram GCB, former Permanent Secretary, and Rt Hon. Charles Clarke, former Secretary of State; Professor Meg Russell, Director, The Constitution Unit, University College London, Dr Hannah White, Deputy Director, Institute for Government, Dr Ruth Fox, Director, Hansard Society; and Professor Tony Wright, Emeritus Professor of Government and Public Policy, University College London


Wednesday 8 May 2019

Ruth Chambers, Senior Parliamentary Affairs Associate, Green Alliance, Kayley Hignell, Head of Policy (Families, Welfare and Work), Citizens Advice, Mark Lloyd, Chief Executive, Local Government Association, and Ed Cox, Director of Public Services and Communities, RSA; Professor Adam Cygan, Leicester Law School, University of Leicester, Dr Catherine Haddon, Senior Fellow, Institute for Government, Dr Holger Hestermeyer, Shell Reader in International Dispute Resolution, King’s College London, and Dr Jack Simson Caird, Senior Research Fellow in Parliaments and the Rule of Law, Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law


Monday 13 May 2019

Esther Webber, Political Reporter, The Times, and Carole Walker, former Political correspondent, BBC; Rt Hon Andrea Leadsom MP, Leader of the House of Commons


Published: 9 September 2019