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Economic Affairs Committee

Lords Select Committee

The Economic Affairs Committee is one of the five permanent investigative committees in the House of Lords and is charged with considering economic affairs

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For information about the work of committees before 2020 please go to inquiries before 2020 and publications before 2020. For information on former committees before 2020, please visit former committees.


Inquiries allow committees to consider oral and written evidence on a particular topic. They usually result in the publication of a report.

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Latest publications

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Letter from the Chair to the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Rt Hon Matt Hancock MP (15 June 2020)
Inquiry Social care funding in England
Committees Economic Affairs Committee
Letter from the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rt Hon Rishi Sunak MP, to the Chair (5 June 2020)
Work Chancellor of the Exchequer (Regular evidence sessions)
Committees Economic Affairs Committee
Letter from the Institute for Fiscal Studies to the Committee on Universal Credit costings (8 June 2020)
Inquiry The economics of Universal Credit
Committees Economic Affairs Committee

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  • Address: Economic Affairs Committee, House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW