Commons Select Committee of Privileges

UK House of Commons committee

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The Commons Select Committee of Privileges is a Committee appointed by the House of Commons to consider specific matters relating to privileges referred to it by the House.


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Privileges Committee of Lok Sabha is likely to adopt the recommendation to revoke the suspension of three Congress MPs - K Jayakumar, Abdul Khaleque and Vijay Vasanth, sources said on Friday. Three..
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TMC MP Derek O'Brien suspended amidst Parliament chaos; holds slient protest

Trinamool Congress MP Derek O'Brien was suspended along with 13 other opposition MPs for disrupting the Winter Session proceedings. O'Brien's matter was referred to the Privileges Committee after he..
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TMC MP Derek O' Brian suspended from Rajya Sabha for the remaining part of the winter session

Trinamool MP Derek O' Brien suspended from Rajya Sabha for remaining session over 'ignoble misconduct' and 'gross defiance' of Chair's directions. Privilege motion against him referred to Privileges..
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Parliament breach: 15 opposition MPs suspended for disrupting House proceedings

15 opposition MPs were suspended from the Winter Session for disrupting House proceedings. The Lok Sabha witnessed disruptions over demands for a statement on the security breach. Parliamentary affairs..
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AAP leader Raghav Chadha's Rajya Sabha membership revoked

A Privileges Committee meeting of the Rajya Sabha was held in Parliament this afternoon to discuss the suspension matter of the AAP leader.
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BSP's Danish Ali writes to LS Speaker Birla alleging violation of parliamentary procedures by two panels

BSP member Danish Ali has written to Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla flagging alleged violation of parliamentary procedures by two committees, sources said on Saturday. Referring to his notice of breach of..
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Speaker refers Bidhuri case to privileges panel

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has referred complaints of some MPs against BJP's Ramesh Bidhuri for using "derogatory" words against BSP's Danish Ali in the House to the Privileges Committee.
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Danish Ali: If BJP thinks it can make gains from Ramesh Bidhuri's derogatory remarks, it is living in a fool's paradise

BSP MP Danish Ali criticized the BJP for giving poll duty to Ramesh Bhiduri, the MP who made derogatory remarks against him. Danish Ali demanded that the BJP should make public Bidhuri's reply to..
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Lok Sabha Speaker refers complaints on Danish Ali-Ramesh Bidhuri matter to Privileges Committee

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has referred the issue involving BJP member Ramesh Bidhuri's use of objectionable words against BSP's Danish Ali to the Privileges Committee. Several opposition MPs,..
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BJP trying suppress my voice: Raghav Chadha on breach of privilege complaints

He said that one does not give public statements if the Committee of Privileges begins proceedings against them.
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Rajya Sabha chairperson Jagdeep Dhankhar refers forgery complaints against AAP’s Raghav Chadha to privileges panel

The complaint against Rajya Sabha MP Raghav Chadha witnessed a fresh development on Wednesday with Upper House chairperson Jagdeep Dhankhar referring the complaints of at least four MPs against him to..
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Happy day for Congress in Parliament: Rahul Gandhi’s disqualification revoked in Lok Sabha, Rajni Patil’s suspension repealed in Rajya Sabha

It was a pleasant day for the Congress on Monday as two of its senior MPs returned to Parliament after action was taken against both of them. Wayanad MP Rahul Gandhi had lost his membership of the Lok..
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Casting aspersions on Rajya Sabha officers is breach of privilege: Parliamentary panel

Taking note of the “growing incidents” of members casting aspersions on the presiding officers of Rajya Sabha, the Committee of Privileges has said that henceforth any such action by members would..
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Johnson continues to cry foul - but it's the relatives of COVID victims that'll be nauseated by his protests

johnson continues to cry foul - but it's the relatives of covid victims that'll be nauseated by his protests
Boris Johnson has done everything he possibly could to discredit the Privileges Committee's report on claims that he lied to MPs over partygate. But so far he has met fierce resistance.
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Boris Johnson accused of using 'distraction tactic' on eve of report into partygate

Boris Johnson has been accused of using a "distraction tactic" after calling for an MP on the Privileges Committee to resign over allegations of lockdown rule-breaking.
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Partygate committee not a 'kangaroo court', Michael Gove says

partygate committee not a 'kangaroo court', michael gove says
Michael Gove has defended the Privileges Committee investigating partygate after Boris Johnson described the group of MPs as a "kangaroo court".
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