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House of Commons Public Bill Committee on the Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Bill [HL] 2016-17

Here you can browse the record of the public proceedings of the House of Commons Public Bill Committee on the Cultural Property (Armed Conflicts) Act 2017.

Committee members and staff


  • Ms Karen Buck
  • Mr Andrew Turner


  • Dr Rosena Allin-Khan (Tooting)
  • Kevin Brennan (Cardiff West)
  • Chris Bryant (Rhondda)
  • Mr David Burrowes (Enfield, Southgate)
  • Tracey Crouch (Chatham and Aylesford)
  • Mims Davies (Eastleigh)
  • Mr Jonathan Djanogly (Huntingdon)
  • Stephen Doughty (Cardiff South and Penarth)
  • Robert Jenrick (Newark)
  • John Nicolson (East Dunbartonshire)
  • Dr Matthew Offord (Hendon)
  • Brendan O’Hara (Argyll and Bute)
  • Ruth Smeeth (Stoke-on-Trent North)
  • Jeff Smith (Manchester, Withington)
  • Graham Stuart (Beverley and Holderness)
  • Julian Sturdy (York Outer)
  • Derek Thomas (St Ives)
  • David Warburton (Somerton and Frome)


Reports of Proceedings

Full transcripts of the Public Bill Committee meetings.

Proceeding Date
Committee Debate: 2nd sitting | PDF version, 198KB 15.11.2016
Committee Debate: 1st sitting | PDF version, 182KB 15.11.2016
Committee Debates: compilation of sittings so far (PDF, 350KB) 15.11.2016

Written evidence

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.

Written evidence Date
Written Evidence: Professor David Gill, Director of Heritage Futures and Professor of Archaeological Heritage, University of Suffolk (CPB 01) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Mr Michael Meyer OBE, Head of International Law, British Red Cross (CPB 02) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Mark Dunkley FSA MCIfA (CPB 03) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Professor Roger O’Keefe (CPB 04) (PDF, 174KB) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: UK National Committee of the Blue Shield (CPB 05) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: BAMF (CPB 06) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Council for British Archaeology (CPB 07) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Professor Janet Ulph (CPB 08) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Antiquities Dealers’ Association (CPB 09) (PDF, 318KB) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Association of Art and Antiques Dealers (CPB 10) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Peter Stone, UNESCO Chair in Cultural Property Protection and Peace, Newcastle University (CPB 12) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Fiona Macalister, Independent Preventive Conservator (CPB 13) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Historic England (CPB 14) (PDF, 136KB) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Stephenson Harwood LLP (CPB 15) (PDF, 70KB) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Dr Sophie Vigneron, Kent Law School, University of Kent (CPB 16) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: The Heritage Alliance (CPB 17) 16.11.2016
Written Evidence: Dr Emma Cunliffe (CPB 18) 16.11.2016

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