UK House of Commons

Life of a Standing Order

Date Change Text
30 March 1983 Made

There shall be a select committee to give directions and perform other duties in accordance with the provisions of the Resolution of the House of 26th July 1977 in relation to sound broadcasting, and to make recommendations thereon to the House.

The committee shall consist of six Members.

The committee shall have power to send for persons, papers and records; to sit notwithstanding any adjournment of the House; to adjourn from place to place; and to report from time to time.

The quorum of the committee shall be two.

The committee shall have power to appoint specialist advisers either to supply information which is not readily available or to elucidate matters of complexity relating to the matters referred to it.

The committee shall have leave to confer and to meet concurrently with any committee of the Lords on sound broadcasting for the purpose of deliberating and of examining witnesses.

Unless the House otherwise orders, each Member nominated to the committee shall continue to be a member of it for the remainder of the Parliament.

12 November 1986 Amended

There shall be a select committee to give directions and perform other duties in accordance with the provisions of the Resolution of the House of 26th July 1977 in relation to sound broadcasting, and to make recommendations thereon to the House.

The committee shall consist of six Members.

The committee shall have power to send for persons, papers and records; to sit notwithstanding any adjournment of the House; to adjourn from place to place; and to report from time to time.

The quorum of the committee shall be two.

The committee shall have power to appoint specialist advisers either to supply information which is not readily available or to elucidate matters of complexity relating to the matters referred to it.

The committee shall have leave to confer and to meet concurrently with any committee of the Lords on sound broadcasting for the purposes of deliberating and of examining witnesses.

Unless the House otherwise orders, each Member nominated to the committee shall continue to be a member of it for the remainder of the Parliament.

25 October 1990 Repealed Article repealed