694. Committee for Privileges and Conduct.

694.     Committee for Privileges and Conduct.

The Committee for Privileges and Conduct considers and reports upon questions relating to the privileges of the House of Lords, the precedence of its members, claims to peerages1, the conduct of the members and any other matters that may be referred to it by the House2. Allegations of a member's failure to register or declare an interest3 are investigated by a sub-committee of the Committee for Privileges, appointed for the purpose4.