Joint Committee On Human Rights Ninth Report


Formal minutes

Monday 28 April 2003

Members present:

Jean Corston MP, in the Chair
Lord Bowness

Baroness Perry of Southwark

Baroness Prashar

Baroness Whitaker

Vera Baird MP

Mr Kevin McNamara MP

Mr Richard Shepherd MP

Mr Shaun Woodward MP

The Committee deliberated.

Draft Report [The Case for a Children's Commissioner for England], proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.

Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.

Paragraphs 1 to 46 read and agreed to.

Paragraphs 47 and 48 read.

Question put, That paragraphs 47 and 48 stand part of the Report.

The Committee divided:

Content, 7

Jean Corston

Vera Baird

Lord Bowness

Baroness Perry of Southwark

Baroness Prashar

Baroness Whitaker

Mr Shaun Woodward

Not Content, 1

Mr Richard Shepherd

Paragraphs 47 and 48 agreed to.

Question put, That the Report be the Ninth Report of the Committee to each House.

The Committee divided:

Content, 7

Jean Corston

Vera Baird

Lord Bowness

Baroness Perry of Southwark

Baroness Prashar

Baroness Whitaker

Mr Shaun Woodward

Not Content, 1

Mr Richard Shepherd

Resolved, That the Report be the Ninth Report of the Committee to each House.

Summary agreed to.

Ordered, That certain papers be appended to the Report.

Ordered, That the Chairman do make the Report to the House of Commons and that Baroness Prashar do make the Report to the House of Lords.

[Adjourned till Monday 19 May 2003 at half past Four o'clock.


 
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