Home Affairs Committee Press Notice

Home Affairs and Work and Pensions Sub-Committees on the Draft Corporate Manslaughter Bill

Session 2005-06 / PN No. 11

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Joint Sub-Committees announce future evidence session

The Sub-Committees of the Home Affairs Committee and the Work and Pensions Committee, established to scrutinise the draft Corporate Manslaughter Bill, will be holding an evidence session on Monday 31 October, details as follows:

Draft Corporate Manslaughter Bill

Monday 31 October in Committee Room 8, Palace of Westminster

4.45 pm Christopher Donnellan, Law Reform Committee of the Bar Council
Michael Caplan QC, London Criminal Courts Solicitors' Association
Mick Antoniw, Thompsons Solicitors

5.30 pm Professor Frank B Wright, University of Salford
Lawrence Waterman, President, and Michael Welham, member of  Council of Management,  Institute of Occupational Safety and Health

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: those interested in attending the session should check the Committee Information Line on 020 7219 2033 a few days before the meeting.

Notes for Editors:
The membership of the Sub-Committees is as follows:

Home Affairs Committee
Mr John Denham, (Chairman) Labour, Southampton, Itchen
Mr Richard Benyon Conservative, Newbury
Mr Jeremy Browne Liberal Democrat, Taunton
Colin Burgon Labour, Elmet
Mr James Clappison Conservative, Hertsmere
Mrs Ann Cryer Labour, Keighley
Mrs Janet Dean Labour, Burton
Nick Harvey Liberal Democrat, North Devon
Nick Herbert Conservative, Arundel & South Downs
Steve McCabe Labour, Birmingham, Hall Green
Mr Shahid Malik Labour, Dewsbury
Gwyn Prosser Labour, Dover
Mr Gary Streeter Conservative, South West Devon
Mr David Winnick Labour, Walsall North

Work and Pensions Committee
Mr Terry Rooney, (Chairman) Labour, Bradford North
Miss Anne Begg Labour, Aberdeen South
Harry Cohen Labour, Leyton and Wanstead
Mr Philip Dunne Conservative, Ludlow
Mrs Natascha Engel Labour, North East Derbyshire
Michael Jabez Foster Labour, Hastings and Rye
Justine Greening Conservative, Putney
Mrs Joan Humble Labour, Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Greg Mulholland Liberal Democrat, Leeds North West
John Penrose Conservative, Weston-Super-Mare
Jenny Willott Liberal Democrat, Cardiff Central

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