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Constitution - Fifteenth Report

Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 19 July 2006.


Terms of Reference

Chapter 1: Introduction and background

Chapter 2: Political and legal factors influencing the deployment power

Chapter 3: Parliamentary involvement: The balance of argument

Chapter 4: Options for enhancing Parliamentary Involvement

Chapter 5: Conclusions

Appendix 1: Select Committee on the Constitution

Appendix 2: Call for Evidence

Appendix 3: List of Witnesses

Appendix 4: Parliamentary oversight of the deployment power: International Comparisons

Appendix 5: The Ponsonby Rule

List of Oral Evidences

Wednesday 23 November 2005

Wednesday 7 December 2005

Wednesday 18 January 2006

Wednesday 25 January 2006

Wednesday 8 February 2006

Wednesday 22 March 2006

Wednesday 29 March 2006


The Report of the Committee is published in Volume I, HL Paper 236-I.

The Evidence of the Committee is published in Volume II, HL Paper 236-II.

References in the text of the Report are as follows:

(Q)  refers to a question in oral evidence

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