Constitution Committee - Eighth Report
Fixed-term Parliaments Bill

Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 1 December 2010.


Terms of Reference

Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: The principal of fixed-term Parliaments

Chapter 3: The length of the parliamentary term and election timing

Chapter 4: Early parliamentary general elections

Chapter 5: The process of scrutiny

Chapter 6: Summary of recommendations

Appendix 1: Select Committee on the Constitution

Appendix 2: List of witnesses

Appendix 3: Comparison of electoral cycles of selected legislatures

Oral Evidence

6 October 2010

20 October 2010

27 October 2010

3 November 2010

NOTE: Evidence taken at or in connection with a public hearing is printed in this volume. Other evidence is published online at and available for inspection at the Parliamentary Archives (020 7219 5314)

References in footnotes to the Report are as follows:

Q  refers to a question in oral evidence;

FTP 1  refers to written evidence as listed in Appendix 2.

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