Business of Joint Committee

I remind Members, and those in the Gallery, to ensure their mobile telephones and Blackberrys are switched off completely for the duration of the meeting as they cause interference, even if on silent mode, with the recording equipment in committee rooms.

The minutes of the meeting of 3 November 2010 have been circulated. Are there any matters arising? Are they agreed? Agreed.

The committee has received correspondence from the Joint Committee on European Scrutiny concerning decisions taken by that committee at its meeting on 4 November 2010. No proposals were referred to this committee and it is proposed that this be noted. Agreed? Agreed.