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House of Commons Public Bill Committee on the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Bill 2012-13

Here you can browse the record of the public proceedings of the House of Commons Public Bill Committee on the Marriage (Same Sex Couples) Act 2013.

Committee members and staff

Chairs: Mr Jim Hood and Mr Gary Streeter

19 members.

  • Stuart Andrew
  • Mr Ben Bradshaw
  • Chris Bryant
  • Mr David Burrowes
  • Stephen Doughty
  • Jane Ellison
  • Stephen Gilbert
  • Mrs Helen Grant
  • Kate Green
  • Simon Kirby
  • Kwasi Kwarteng
  • Tim Loughton
  • Siobhain McDonagh
  • Alison McGovern
  • Jonathan Reynolds
  • Hugh Robertson
  • Jim Shannon
  • Mr Desmond Swayne
  • Stephen Williams

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Proceedings in the Public Bill Committee stage shall be brought to a conclusion by 12 March 2013 in accordance with the programme motion.

Documents

Reports of Proceedings

Full transcripts of the Public Bill Committee meetings.

Proceeding Date
Committee Debate: 13th sitting | PDF version, 163KB 12.03.2013
Committee Debate: 12th sitting | PDF version, 145KB 07.03.2013
Committee Debate: 11th sitting | PDF version, 114KB 07.03.2013
Committee Debate: 10th sitting | PDF version, 156KB 05.03.2013
Committee Debate: 9th sitting | PDF version, 176KB 05.03.2013
Committee Debate: 8th sitting | PDF version, 138KB 28.02.2013
Committee Debate: 7th sitting | PDF version, 110KB 28.02.2013
Committee Debate: 6th sitting | PDF version, 181KB 26.02.2013
Committee Debate: 5th sitting | PDF version, 164KB 26.02.2013
Committee Debate: 4th sitting | PDF version, 165KB 14.02.2013
Committee Debate: 3rd sitting | PDF version, 119KB 14.02.2013
Committee Debate: 2nd sitting | PDF version, 206KB 12.02.2013
Committee Debate: 1st sitting | PDF version, 214KB 12.02.2013

Associated memoranda

Written submissions from outside bodies and individuals are circulated to MPs appointed to examine the Bill during committee stage in a Public Bill Committee. The following written submissions were sent to this committee.

Associated memoranda Date
Associated Memoranda - consolidated pdf version (PDF, 4MB) 18.03.2013
Funded Organisations 2007-08 Memorandum (PDF, 64KB) 13.03.2013
Funded Organisations 2008-09 Memorandum (PDF, 211KB) 13.03.2013
Strategic Funding Programme (List of Successful Applicants) (PDF, 16KB) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Roger Harris (MB 106) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Helen Belcher (MB 107) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Groundlevel Churches UK (MB 108) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Alan J Williams (MB 109) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Adrian Tippetts (MB 110) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Sarah Noble (MB 111) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Nick Turner (MB 112) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by The Sibyls (MB 113) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Maranatha Community (MB 114) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by New Family Social (MB 115) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Cornwall's Community Standards Association (MB 116) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Rev Stephen Parratt (MB 117) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dr George Strang supplementary evidence (MB 118) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Kingdom Faith Churches UK (MB 119) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Nicholas Townsend (MB 120) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Pinchus Anshelm (MB 121) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Ralph Manning (MB 122) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by World Federation of KSIMC (MB 123) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Ian Michael LaRivière (MB 124) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Mark Jones (MB 125) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Vince Llewelyn (MB 126) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Celia Macleod (MB 127) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Rev Dr Donald M MacDonald (MB 128) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Basingstoke Community Churches (MB 129) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Adrian Nance (MB 130) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by LGB&T Anglican Coalition (MB 131) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Mr Graham Leng (MB 132) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by LGBT Consortium (MB 133) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Lana Murphy (MB 134) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Donald Fleming (MB 135) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Mircea Trandafir (MB 136) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Marriage, Sex and Culture Group, Anglican Mainstream (MB 137) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Alliance Defending Freedom (MB 138) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Mark Jones (MB 125A) (PDF) 13.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Rev John Hibberd (MB 98) 08.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Equality and Human Rights Commission supplementary evidence (MB 99) 08.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Lesbian and Gay Foundation (MB 100) 08.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by UNISON (MB 101) 08.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dr Peter G.May (MB 102) 08.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Barry Crown (MB 103) 08.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dr Carla Skinner (MB 104) 08.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Affinity (MB 105) 08.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Chris Rogers (MB 80) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by TUC (MB 81) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dr Clara Greed (MB 82) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Peter Scott (MB 83) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by National Aids Trust (NAT) (MB 84) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Geoffrey R Larcombe (MB 85) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Nigel Whitaker (MB 86) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Daniel Moody (MB 87) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by David Shepherd (MB 88) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Michael Hobbis (MB 89) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Godfrey Harverson (MB 90) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Family Education Trust (MB 91) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Christians for Equal Marriage (MB 92) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Peter Heywood (MB 93) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (MB 94) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Daniel Hill (MB 95) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Gay and Lesbian Humanist Association (MB 96) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Sam Webster (MB 97) 06.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by David Cade (MB 66) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by John Guy (MB 67) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Equal Rights Trust (MB 68) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Mrs Janet & Mrs Sarah Wood (MB 69) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Revd Paul Burr (MB 70) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dr George Strang (retired consultant) (MB 71) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Voice for Justice UK (MB 72) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Changing Attitude England (MB 73) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by David Burton (MB 74) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dr Augur Pearce Supplementary evidence (MB 75) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by R Goldspink supplementary evidence (MB 76) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Judith Willcox (MB 77) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Stuart Ramsay (MB 78) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Mrs S Haines (MB 79) 04.03.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Liberty (MB 25) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by General Assembly of Unitarian and Free Christian Churches (MB 26) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Trevor Sidnell (MB 27) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Professor Julian Rivers (MB 28) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Gender Identity Research and Education Society (GIRES) (MB 29) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Gender Identity Research and Education Society (GIRES) (MB 29) Annex PDF (PDF, 70KB) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by The Rt Revd Dr Alan Wilson Bishop of Buckingham (MB 30) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Emeritus Professor James H. Grayson (MB 31) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Revd Canon Rosie Harper (MB 32) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by CARE (MB 33) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Quakers (MB 34) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Mr & Mrs R Whitehead (MB 35) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Equality Network / Scottish Transgender Alliance (MB 36) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Adrian Smith (MB 37) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Catholic Bishops Conference of England and Wales (MB 38) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Elder Dr P M Woodley on behalf of Hyde Heath Chapel (MB 39) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Peter Henderson (MB 40) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by W. R. Mohon (MB 41) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Ronnie Devine (MB 42) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Mothers’ Union (MB 43) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Robert Williams (MB 44) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by John Etherton (MB 45) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Emeritus Professor James Grayson - supplementary evidence (MB 46) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Lisa Fairman-Brown (MB 47) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by John Hudson (MB 48) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by John Peters (MB 49) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Jodie Mearns (MB 50) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Rev Chris Casey (MB 51) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Rev Dick Wolf (MB 52) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Ryan Burton King (MB 53) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Professor Davina Cooper (MB 54) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Christie Elan-Cane (MB 55) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Rev C B Ross (MB 56) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Michael Graham (MB 57) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dr James B Waddell (MB 58) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by O. B. Hepworth - supplementary evidence (MB 59) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Right Rev Frank White (MB 60) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Steve Bow (MB 61) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Keith Dilliway (MB 62) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Emeritus Professor James Grayson - supplementary evidence (MB 63) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Canon Nicholas Anthony Turner (MB 64) 27.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Peter Bowen (MB 65) 27.02.2013
Memorandum in Chief submitted by the United Reformed Church (MB 05) 20.02.2013
Memorandum in Chief submitted by the PSHE Association (MB 23) 20.02.2013
Memorandum in Chief submitted by Equality and Human Rights Commission (further supplementary) (MB 24) 20.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by LGBT + Liberal Democrats (MB 05) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by NUT (MB 06) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by UK Intersex Association (MB 07) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Joe O’Donnell (MB 08) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Katherine Rock (MB 09) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Brian Herbert Thomas Weller (MB 10) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Stuart Davis (MB 11) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by A P Jones (MB 12) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Nicholas Britton (MB 13) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Rob Goldspink (MB 14) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by O. B. Hepworth (MB 15) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Erich Hou (MB 16) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by George Curtis (MB 17) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Dr Sharon Kathleen Dane (MB 18) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Erika Baker (MB 19) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by HighLight (MB 20) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Nyall Davies (MB 21) 15.02.2013
Associated Memorandum submitted by Lesbian and Gay Lawyers Association (LAGLA) (MB 22) 15.02.2013
Memorandum in Chief submitted by Lord Pannick QC (MB 01) 13.02.2013
Memorandum in Chief submitted by Equality and Human Rights Commission (MB 02) 13.02.2013
Memorandum in Chief submitted by Liberal Judaismn (MB 03) 13.02.2013

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