In this briefing you will find: 

  • The Fawcett Society's Response to the Political and Constitutional Reform Committee Submission on Voting and Parliamentary Reform Proposals 
  • Concerns regarding the fact that that no mention of the lack of diversity among MPs was made in the appeal for public views on political reform 
  • Recommendations that the government scrutinises how the proposed measures could progress or regress women’s representation and highlights options for amendments to the Parliamentary Voting Systems and Constituencies Bill 

Link to the report: Submission to the Political-and Constitutional Reform Committee