25th April 2012

A summary of this week’s constitutional affairs: bringing together debates and questions in Parliament, Select Committee activity and online comment.

In the media:

 

In Parliament:

Committees

Political and Constitutional Reform Committee

   
19/04/12  -  PCRC launchs inquiry: Do we need a constitutional convention for the UK?
   
18/04/12  -  Introducing a Statutory Register of Lobbyists – Corrected Evidence from the 15th March
   
18/04/12  -  Introducing a Statutory Register of Lobbyists – Corrected Evidence from the 22nd March

 

Constitution Committee – House of Lords

   
28/03/12  -  25th Report – Judicial Appointments
   
28/03/12  -  Judicial Appointments – Evidence

 

Joint Committee on the Draft House of Lords Reform Bill

   
23/04/12  -  Draft House of Lords Reform Bill Volume 1
   
23/04/12  -  Draft House of Lords Reform Bill Volume 2
   
23/04/12  -  Draft House of Lords Reform Bill Volume 3
   

 

Liaison Committee – House of Commons

   
12/03/12  -  Select Committee Powers and Effectiveness – Corrected Oral Evidence
   
06/03/12  -  Evidence from the Prime Minister – Uncorrected Evidence
   

 

European Scrutiny Committee

   
03/04/12  -  62nd Report of Session 2010-12 – Virtual Evidence
   
03/04/12  -  62nd Report of Session 2010-12 – Treaty on Stability, Coordination and Governance: impact on the eurozone and the rule of law
   

 

Scottish Affairs Committee

   
25/04/12  -  The Referendum on Separation for Scotland: Uncorrected Oral Evidence from 18th April
   
02/04/12  -  The Referendum on Separation for Scotland: Uncorrected Oral Evidence from 21 March
   

 

Welsh Affairs Committee

   
14/03/12  -  Commission on Devolution in Wales: Oral Evidence
   

 

Passage of Legislation

Legal Aid: Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Bill 2010-2012 - Ping Pong HoL – 25/04/12

The Scotland Bill -Ping Pong HoC – 26/04/12

House of Lords (Amendment) Bill – 2nd Reading: House of Commons – 27/04/12