Dame Margaret Hodge Contents

Formal Minutes

Tuesday 5 December 2017

Members present:

Sir Kevin Barron, in the Chair

Mrs Tammy Banks

Miss Charmaine Burton

Mr Christopher Chope

Mrs Rita Dexter

Kate Green

Dr Arun Midha

John Stevenson

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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