This will be the Committee’s first evidence session with Sir David Normington since his pre-appointment hearing on 16 November 2010. Sir David took up his new post on 1 April 2011 and has been reviewing the current system for regulating public appointments. He recently published a consultation document setting out his proposals for reform
Particular issues to be explored may include:
- the proposals to simplify the Code of Practice and make the regulatory process more “light touch”;
- implementation of a revised regime; and
- the prospects for promoting a more diverse pool of candidates;
Wednesday 13 July 2011
Committee Room 16, Palace of Westminster
At 9.45 am Sir David Normington KCB, First Civil Service Commissioner and Commissioner for Public Appointments, and Richard Jarvis, Chief Executive, Civil Service Commissioners and Office of the Commissioner for Public Appointments.