Implications of the Dame Laura Cox report for the House’s standards system: Initial proposals Contents

Contents

Committee information

Introduction

The Cox report

Responses to the Cox report

Specific proposals for immediate action

Voting rights for lay members

Independence of the Commissioner

Non-recent cases, the “seven-year rule”, and former Members

The Commissioner and the police

Submitting complaints by email

Conclusion

Conclusions and recommendations

Appendix: Statements by House of Commons Commission following publication of the Cox report

Formal Minutes

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament




Published: 10 December 2018