Select Committee on Statutory Instruments

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The Select Committee on Statutory Instruments is a select committee of the House of Commons in the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The remit of the committee is to scrutinise statutory instruments made in exercise of powers granted by Act of Parliament where the instrument has been laid before the House of Commons only. The committee's responsibilities are those the Joint Committee on Statutory Instruments has with respect to instruments laid before both Houses, and its members are the Commons members of the joint committee.

Membership[edit]

As of 14 July 2010, the members of the committee are as follows:

Member Party Constituency
George Mudie MP (Chair) Labour Leeds East
Robert Buckland MP Conservative South Swindon
Michael Ellis MP Conservative Northampton North
John Hemming MP Liberal Democrat Birmingham Yardley
Ian Liddell-Grainger MP Conservative Bridgwater
Toby Perkins MP Labour Chesterfield

Source: Statutory Instruments Committee

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