Liaison Committee (House of Lords)

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The Liaison Committee is a select committee of the House of Lords. The Committee advises the House on financial and other resources required by the body's select committees and allocates those resources among them. It is also responsible for reviewing the work of the select committees, coordinating their work with those of the House of Commons, and considering requests to appoint ad hoc select committees.


As of July 2016, the members of the committee are as follows:[1]

Member Party
Lord Laming (Chairman) Chairman of Committees
Baroness Evans of Bowes Park Conservative
Baroness Eccles of Moulton Conservative
Lord Foulkes of Cumnock Labour
Baroness Garden of Frognal Liberal Democrats
Lord Hope of Craighead Crossbench
Lord Hunt of Kings Heath Labour
Lord Low of Dalston Crossbench
Baroness Seccombe Conservative
Lord Wallace of Tankerness Liberal Democrats