By virtue of paragraph(s) v, vi of Standing Order 17.42
Explanation of Reasons
- By Virtue of Paragraph v
A particular item of business cannot be discussed without reference to material which would be likely to be considered defamatory of any person.
- By Virtue of Paragraph vi
The committee is deliberating on the content, conclusions or recommendations of a report it proposes to publish; or is preparing itself to take evidence from any person.