Speaker’s Conference report and responses

The Speaker’s Conference published its final report on 11 January 2010.

The Conference was asked to: ‘Consider, and make recommendations for rectifying, the disparity between the representation of women, ethnic minorities and disabled people in the House of Commons and their representation in the UK population at large’, and consider other associated matters.

On Wednesday 10 March 2010, the responses to the Speaker’s Conference final report were published. Responses from the House of Commons Management Board, the Labour Party, the Conservative Party and the Liberal Democrats as well as the Government Equalities Office (GEO) are included.

Click here for Speaker’s Conference final report published on 11 January 2010

Click here for responses to the report