Companion to the Standing Orders and guide to the Proceedings of the House of Lords


10.78  Members of the House serve on United Kingdom delegations to various international bodies:

  • British-Irish Inter-parliamentary Body;
  • Commonwealth Parliamentary Association;
  • Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly;
  • Inter-Parliamentary Union;
  • NATO Parliamentary Assembly;
  • Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe;
  • Western European Union Parliamentary Assembly.

These delegations are appointed after consultations through the usual channels.[481]

481   On 18 June 1992 the House confirmed this practice in respect of the Parliamentary Assemblies of the Western European Union and the Council of Europe: LJ (1992-93) 112. Back

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