9 Oct 2016

The Week In Parliament Sunday 9 October

From In Parliament, 7:40 am on 9 October 2016

Week two of a two-week adjournment sees only one select committee meeting - the Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee which met on Tuesday to put the finishing touches on its report of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change; We speak with the Clerk of the House, David Wilson and his Deputy, Rafael Gonzalez-Montero about the upcoming review of Standing Orders and plans for the Health Committee to split into three sub-committees in order to get though the 1600 oral submissions due to be heard on Maryan Street's petition on euthanasia.