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Minutes of Proceedings
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(5), the Committee commenced consideration of the Supplementary Estimates (B), 2018-19: Vote 1b under Leaders' Debates Commission and Vote 1b under Office of the Chief Electoral Officer, referred to the Committee on Monday, January 28, 2019; and
Pursuant to Standing Order 81(6), the Committee commenced consideration of the Interim Estimates 2019-20: Vote 1 under House of Commons, Vote 1 under Leaders' Debates Commission, Vote 1 under Office of the Chief Electoral Officer and Vote 1 under Parliamentary Protective Service, referred to the Committee on Monday, January 28, 2019.
The Chair called Votes 1b and 1 under Office of the Chief Electoral Officer.
Stéphane Perrault made a statement and, with the other witnesses, answered questions.
Vote 1b under Office of the Chief Electoral Officer carried.
Vote 1 under Office of the Chief Electoral Officer carried.
At 12:12 p.m., the sitting was suspended.
At 12:21 p.m., the sitting resumed in camera.
It was agreed, — That, pursuant to Standing Order 108(3)(a)(iii), the Committee undertake a study of parallel chambers; that Bruce Stanton, M.P., be invited to appear on Tuesday, February 26, 2019; and that the Clerk of the United Kingdom House of Commons be invited to appear by videoconference on Thursday, February 28, 2019.
It was agreed, — That, on Thursday, February 28, 2019, the Committee receive a briefing from the House Administration on the implementation of changes to the House of Commons petition system.
The Committee resumed consideration of a draft report.
At 12:36 p.m., the Committee adjourned to the call of the Chair.