Sir Kevin Barron, in the Chair
Mrs Tammy Banks
Miss Charmaine Burton
Mr Christopher Chope
Mrs Rita Dexter
Dr Arun Midha
Mr Paul Thorogood
Draft Report (Dame Margaret Hodge), proposed by the Chair, brought up and read.
Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.
Paragraphs 1 to 22 read and agreed to.
Two papers were appended to the Report.
Resolved, That the Report be the First Report of the Committee to the House.
Written evidence received by the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards (Items 1 to 8) was ordered to be reported to the House for publishing with the Report.
None of the lay members present wished to submit an opinion on the Report (Standing Order No. 149 (8)).
Ordered, That the Chair make the Report to the House.
[The Committee adjourned.
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