Home Affairs Committee Press Notice

  Session 2004- 05, dated 17 January 2005




HOME SECRETARY TO GIVE EVIDENCE

The Home Affairs Committee will take evidence from the new Home Secretary on a range of Home Office issues. These will include terrorism and the Government's response to the House of Lords ruling on detentions under the Anti-terrorism, Crime and Security Act 2001.

The full details of the evidence session are as follows:

Date

Time

Witnesses

Location

Tuesday 8 February

5.00 pm

Rt Hon Charles Clarke MP, Home Secretary

The Boothroyd Room, Portcullis House

The session will be open to the public on a first come, first served basis. There is no system for the prior reservation of seats in Committee Rooms. It is advisable to allow about 20 minutes to pass through security checks. Committee rooms are subject to change. It is advisable that those interested in attending the session should check the Committee Information Line on 020 7219 2033 a few days before the meeting.