Parliamentary Briefings

The House of Commons
Palace of Westminster

Parliamentary Briefings

The Electoral Reform Society can provide briefings on all the topics we campaign for.

If you would like a briefing on a subject that you cannot find below, please contact Charley Jarrett, our Policy and Public Affairs Officer, on or 020 3714 4074.

House of Lords

Submission to the Lord Speaker’s committee on the size of the upper house - 14th February 2017

Submission to PACAC inquiry: Is the House of Lords an effective second chamber? - 10th January 2017

Votes at 16

Votes at 16 General Briefing - 20th July 2016

EU Referendum Votes at 16 - 8th December 2015

European Referendum Votes at 16 - 18th November 2015

European Referendum Votes at 16 - 18th June 2015

EU Referendum

EU Referendum Briefing - 4 July 2016

Trade Union Bill 

Briefing on the House of Commons consideration of Lords amendments of the Trade Unions Bill - 27 April 2016

Briefing on the House of Lords Report stage of the Trade Union Bill - 15 March 2016

Briefing on the House of Lords Select Committee on the Trade Union Bill and Party Funding - 29th January 2016

Individual Electoral Registration

IER briefing – Motion to Annul Transitional Provisions - 27th October 2015

Constitutional Convention Bill

Briefing for 2nd Reading of Lord Purvis' Constitutional Convention Bill - 17th July 2015

English Votes for English Laws

EVEL Briefing -  House of Lords - 21st October 2015

EVEL Briefing -  House of Commons - 22nd October 2015

EVEL Briefing - 15th July 2015

Cities and Local Government Devolution Bill

Report Stage Briefing, House of Lords, Day One - 17th November 2015

Committee Stage Briefing, House of Commons, Day One - 21st October 2015

Introducing the Single Transferable Vote for Local Government

Lords Report Stage Briefing - 15 July 2015 (Day 2)

Lords Committee Stage Briefing - 25th June 2015