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House of Commons Unopposed Bill Committee on the Canterbury City Council Bill 2008-09

Here you can browse the record of the public proceedings of the House of Commons Unopposed Bill Committee on the Canterbury City Council Act 2013.

Committee members and staff

  • Sir Michael Lord, in the Chair
  • Mr Adrian Bailey
  • Gordon Banks
  • Peter Bottomley
  • Sir Robert Smith


Minutes of Evidence

The Committee sits mostly in public and the Minutes of Evidence (or verbatim transcripts) of the public sittings are listed below.

Proceeding Date
Unopposed Bill Committee - 1st day 08.07.2009

Government reports

The Government is required to make a report on the promoters’ statement of compatibility with the European Convention on Human Rights as soon as the bill has received a first reading. If the Government wishes to make its views about the provisions of a bill known it does so by making one or more further reports which are considered by a Committee on the Bill in the House to which the report is made.

Government report Date
Report on European Convention on Human Rights compliance. Made to the Commons by the Department for Business Enterprise and Regulatory Reform 24.01.2008

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