Lords Select Committee Video

This film gives you an overview of the work of the Lords Select Committees, the influence they have and the impact of their reports and recommendations.

Lords Select Committees investigate a broad range of issues and publish their findings in reports.  Their work is an important part of the House of Lords' role in scrutinising government and public policy.

There are also four additional films that provide further information on Lords Select Committees:

What are the different types?
How to get involved.
What to expect as a witness.
Reports and recommendations.  

Further information

About Parliament: Select Committees
A-Z of House of Lords Select Committees
A-Z of House of Commons Select Committees
A-Z of Joint Select Committees
Committee inquiries: Open calls for evidence

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