Education Select Committee
The Education Select Committee is a select committee of the House of Commons in the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The remit of the Committee is to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Department for Education and any associated public bodies.
Members in the 2016/17 session of Parliament are as follows:
|Neil Carmichael MP (Chair)||Conservative||Stroud|
|Lucy Allan MP||Conservative||Telford|
|Ian Austin MP||Labour||Dudley North|
|Michelle Donelan MP||Conservative||Chippenham|
|Marion Fellows MP||SNP||Motherwell and Wishaw|
|Suella Fernandes MP||Conservative||Fareham|
|Lucy Frazer MP||Conservative||South East Cambridgeshire|
|Catherine McKinnell MP||Labour||Newcastle upon Tyne North|
|Ian Mearns MP||Labour||Gateshead|
|Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP||Labour||East Ham|
|William Wragg MP||Conservative||Hazel Grove|
Source: Education Committee
On 6 July 2015, the Committee's members were elected. Occasionally, the House of Commons orders changes to the membership of select committees, as proposed by the Committee of Selection. Such changes are shown below.
|1 February 2016||Kate Osamor MP (Labour)||Edmonton||Catherine McKinnell MP (Labour)||Newcastle upon Tyne North|
|1 February 2016||Kate Hollern MP (Labour)||Blackburn||Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP (Labour)||East Ham|
|22 February 2016||Caroline Nokes MP (Conservative)||Romsey and Southampton North||William Wragg MP (Conservative)||Hazel Grove|
- "Winning candidates for select committee Chairs announced". UK Parliament. Retrieved 22 June 2015.