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Science and Technology Committee (Commons)
The deadline for written submissions was Monday 4 April 2016. If you would like to send a submission please contact Committee staff.
The Science and Technology Committee scrutinises the Government's Forensic Science Strategy and the extent to which it addresses the concerns of the previous Science and Technology Committee. The Committee also seeks views on the links between the Forensic Strategy and developments in biometric sciences and regulation, ahead of the still awaited publication of a separate government biometric strategy.
Evidence given by Professor Bernard Silverman, Chief Scientific Adviser, Home Office, Dr Julie Maxton, Executive Director, The Royal Society; and Rt Hon Mike Penning MP, Minister for Policing, Fire and Criminal Justice and Victims, Home Office
There are currently no public meetings scheduled.
The Science and Technology Committee examines forensics research and guidance and the development of Strategy