European Scrutiny Committee
The European Scrutiny Committee is a select committee of the House of Commons in the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The remit of the Committee is to assess the legal and political importance of each EU document, and decide which EU documents are debated. The committee also monitors the activities of UK Ministers in the Council, and keeps legal, procedural and institutional developments in the EU under review.
As of 15 July 2013, the members of the committee are as follows:
Source: European Scrutiny Committee
Occasionally, the House of Commons orders changes to be made in terms of membership of select committees, as proposed by the Committee of Selection. Such changes are shown below.
|28 November 2011||Tony Lloyd MP (Labour)||Manchester Central||→||Sandra Osborne MP (Labour)||Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock||Hansard|
|4 March 2013||Sandra Osborne MP (Labour)||Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock||→||Linda Riordan MP (Labour/Co-op)||Halifax||Hansard|
|15 July 2013||Penny Mordaunt MP (Conservative)||Portsmouth North||→||Andrew Bingham MP (Conservative)||High Peak||Hansard|