Select Committee on European Union Sixth Report

The European Union Committee

The European Union Committee is appointed by the House of Lords "to consider European Union documents and other matters relating to the European Union". The Committee has seven Sub-Committees which are:

Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade (Sub-Committee A)
Internal Market (Sub-Committee B)
Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy (Sub-Committee C)
Environment and Agriculture (Sub-Committee D)
Law and Institutions (Sub-Committee E)
Home Affairs (Sub-Committee F)
Social and Consumer Affairs (Sub-Committee G)

Our Membership

The Members of the European Union Committee are:

   Lord Blackwell Lord Mance
  Baroness Cohen of Pimlico Lord Plumb
 Lord Dykes Lord Powell of Bayswater
 Lord Freeman Lord Roper
 Lord Grenfell (Chairman) Lord Sewel
 Lord Harrison Baroness Symons of Vernham Dean
 Baroness Howarth of Breckland Lord Tomlinson
 Lord Jopling Lord Wade of Chorlton
  Lord Kerr of Kinlochard Lord Wright of Richmond
  Lord Maclennan of Rogart


The Members of the Sub-Committee which carried out this inquiry (Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade, Sub-Committee A) are:

   Lord Blackwell Lord Maclennan of Rogart
 Lord Cobbold Lord Moser
 Baroness Cohen of Pimlico (Chairman) Lord Renton of Mount Harry
 Lord Giddens Lord Steinberg
 Lord Haskins Lord Trimble
 Lord Inglewood Lord Watson of Richmond
 Lord Jordan Lord Woolmer of Leeds
  Lord Kerr of Kinlochard

Information about the Committee
The reports and evidence of the Committee are published by and available from The Stationery Office. For information freely available on the web, our homepage is:

There you will find many of our publications, along with press notices, details of membership and forthcoming meetings, and other information about the ongoing work of the Committee and its Sub-Committees, each of which has its own homepage.

General Information
General information about the House of Lords and its Committees, including guidance to witnesses, details of current inquiries and forthcoming meetings is on the internet at

Contacts for the European Union Committee
Contact details for individual Sub-Committees are given on the website.
General correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the European Union Committee, Committee Office, House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
The telephone number for general enquiries is 020 7219 5791.
The Committee's email address is

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