13 January 1998
SELECT COMMITTEE ON THE CEREMONY OF INTRODUCTION
By the Select Committee appointed to consider the ceremony
ORDERED TO REPORT
1. On 2 December 1997 the House agreed to appoint a Select
Committee with the following terms of reference:
"To consider alterations in the ceremony of Introduction
and to make recommendations."
2. The Committee has held its first meeting, and has agreed
to invite oral or written evidence from a number of witnesses.
3. The Committee's selection of witnesses is intended to
cover all the main aspects of the terms of reference. If individual
members of the House wish to submit written evidence to the enquiry
they would, however, be welcome to do so. Members interested in
submitting written evidence should send it, by Monday 16 February,
Dr F P Tudor, Clerk to the Select Committee on the ceremony
of Introduction, Public and Private Bill Office, House of Lords,
London SW1A 0PW. Tel: 0171-219 3233; FAX 0171-219 2571.
4. The members of the Select Committee, who were appointed
on 17 December 1997, are:
|L. Berkeley||B. Lockwood
|L. Denham||L. Marsh (Chairman)
|L. Elis-Thomas||B. Wilcox