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Constitution Committee

Lords Select Committee

The Constitution Committee examines all public bills for constitutional implications and investigates broad constitutional issues.

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These pages only show information for this committee from the start of 2020 onwards. Earlier information can be found on the previous version of the UK Parliament website.

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Reports, special reports and government responses

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7th Report - Public Order Bill
HL Paper 95
Report
10th Report - Respect and Co-operation: Building a Stronger Union for the 21st century
Inquiry Future Governance of the UK
Committees Constitution Committee
HL Paper 142
Report
Response to this report
Letter from Baroness Drake, Chair, to the Rt Hon Simon Clarke MP, Secretary of State for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities, on the Government Response to the House of Lords' Constitution Committee report on Respect and Cooperation: Building a Stronger Union for the 21st century (10th Report, Session 2021-2022, HL Paper 142), 21 October 2022
Correspondence
Response to this report
Government response to the Committee's report on Respect and Cooperation: Building a Stronger Union for the 21st Century report, 30 August 2022
Government Response
6th Report - Northern Ireland Protocol Bill
HL Paper 78
Report

Oral evidence transcripts

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7 September 2022
Inquiry Role of the Lord Chancellor and the Law Officers
Witnesses The Rt Hon Jack Straw (former Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice (2007-10) at Ministry of Justice)
Committees Constitution Committee
Oral Evidence
6 July 2022
Inquiry Role of the Lord Chancellor and the Law Officers
Witnesses Lord Garnier (former Solicitor General for England and Wales (2010-12) at Attorney General's Office), and The Rt Hon Dominic Grieve QC (former Attorney General for England and Wales, and Advocate General for Northern Ireland (2010-14) at Attorney General's Office)
Committees Constitution Committee
Oral Evidence
22 June 2022
Inquiry Role of the Lord Chancellor and the Law Officers
Witnesses The Rt Hon David Gauke (former Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice (2018-19) at Ministry of Justice), and Lord Clarke of Nottingham (former Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice (2010-12) at Ministry of Justice)
Committees Constitution Committee
Oral Evidence
RLC0020 - Role of the Lord Chancellor and the Law Officers
Witnesses The Rt Hon Jack Straw (former Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice (2007-10) at Ministry of Justice)
Committees Constitution Committee
Written Evidence
RLC0017 - Role of the Lord Chancellor and the Law Officers
Witnesses Society of Labour Lawyers
Committees Constitution Committee
Written Evidence
RLC0018 - Role of the Lord Chancellor and the Law Officers
Witnesses The Bar Council
Committees Constitution Committee
Written Evidence

Contact us

  • Email: constitution@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 5960 (committee staff) | 020 7219 8286 (Press Officer)
  • Address: Constitution Committee, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW