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What internal scrutiny is there of Parliamentarians?

Post by: 20/04/2018 0 comments 1883 views

This video discusses the several ways in which parliamentarians are scrutinised from within Parliament itself.

Video Information

This video covers:

  • The presence of a Parliamentary Committee for Scrutiny.
  • The Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards.
  • The Freedom of Information Legislation.
Information for Teachers

Teachers can use this video as an introductory tool for students, at the start of a lesson, or as a summary at the end.

The video provides a sound summary of main topic areas and covers key points, including:

  • The means for governmental scrutiny and accountability.
  • The specific mechanisms within Parliament that fulfil this role.

With thanks to

  • John Mann MP
  • Baron Lisvane (Robert Rogers)

Image – House of Commons (UK Parliament-Catherine Bebbington)

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