Student Loans Contents

Formal minutes

Tuesday 6 February 2018

Members present:

Nicky Morgan, in the Chair

Rushanara Ali

Stephen Hammond

Stewart Hosie

Mr Alister Jack

John Mann

Catherine McKinnell

Wes Streeting

The following declarations of interest relating to the inquiry were made:

11 October 2017

Charlie Elphicke declared a non-pecuniary interest in relation to the inquiry into Student Loans as his wife, Natalie Elphicke OBE, is a director of the Student Loans Company (and an independent external advisor to the Department of Education’s audit & risk committee); and declared that he would take no further part in the inquiry.

Draft Report (Student Loans), proposed by the Chair, brought up and read.

Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.

Paragraphs 1 to 126 read and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report be the Seventh Report of the Committee to the House.

Ordered, That the Chair make the Report to the House.

Ordered, That embargoed copies of the Report be made available, in accordance with the provisions of Standing Order No. 134.

[Adjourned till Wednesday 7 February at 1.30 p.m.

15 February 2018