Third Report from the Select Committee
on the House of Lords' Offices
Monday 26th July 1999
The Committee have met and been attended by
the Clerk of the Parliaments.
1. House of Lords Annual Report and Accounts
The Committee approved the Annual Report and
Accounts for 1998-99.
2. Staff Pay
The Committee took note of the pay awards to
House of Lords staff for 1999; the cost to the pay bill will be
3. Salaries of the Chairman and Principal
Deputy Chairman of Committees
The Committee approved the revised salaries
for the Chairman and Principal Deputy Chairman of Committees with
effect from 1st April 1999.
A Special Service Agreement has been agreed
between the Metropolitan Police and thetwo Houses of Parliament
which sets out the services to be provided by the police, and
their cost.The agreement takes effect from 1st September 1999.