UK House of Commons

Life of a Standing Order

Date Change Text
16 July 1971 Made

All select committees having power to send for persons, papers and records shall have power to authorise the publication by the witnesses concerned of memoranda of evidence submitted to them and of the names of persons who have been summoned to appear as witnesses before them; and

Mr. Speaker shall have power to authorise such publication in the case of any such select committee which is no longer in existence.

30 March 1983 Amended

All select committees having power to send for persons, papers and records shall have power to publish the names of persons who have appeared as witnesses before them, and to authorise the publication by the witnesses concerned or otherwise of memoranda of evidence submitted by them.

Mr. Speaker shall have power to authorise such publication in the case of any such select committee which is no longer in existence.

24 November 1994 Amended

All select committees having power to send for persons, papers and records shall have power to publish the names of persons who have appeared as witnesses before them, and to authorise the publication by the witnesses concerned or otherwise of memoranda of evidence submitted by them.

The Speaker shall have power to authorise such publication in the case of any such select committee which is no longer in existence.

25 November 2008 Amended

All select committees having power to send for persons, papers and records shall have power to publish the names of persons who have appeared as witnesses before them, and to authorise the publication by the witnesses concerned or otherwise of written evidence submitted by them.

The Speaker shall have power to authorise such publication in the case of any such select committee which is no longer in existence.