Louise Ellman MP, who was elected Chair of the Committee said:
“I look forward to working with members of the new Transport Committee to address the important transport challenges facing the UK.”
The House of Commons formally appointed the members of the Transport Committee on 8 July 2015.
Full membership of the Committee:
The chair of the Transport Committee was allocated to the Labour party. Louise Ellman was elected chair on 17 June by a secret ballot open to all Members of the House of Commons.
The other members of the Committee were elected by secret ballot within their own party. The number of seats each party gets on each committee is allocated in proportion to their representation in the Hous