Home Affairs Committee Press Notice

Session 2006-07 / PN No. 17

TOWARDS EFFECTIVE SENTENCING

Oral evidence session cancelled

The evidence session with the Rt Hon the Lord Woolf scheduled for Tuesday 20th March at 10.15 a.m. has been cancelled. The meeting, which was part of the Committee's new inquiry "Towards Effective Sentencing" will be rescheduled and a press notice issued announcing the new date.

Details of this inquiry were set out in a press notice issued on 6 February 2007.

Note to editors: The Committee membership is as follows:
Rt Hon John Denham (Chairman) (Lab) (Southampton Itchen)
Mr Richard Benyon (Con) (Newbury)
Mr Jeremy Browne (Lib Dem) (Taunton)
Ms Karen Buck (Lab) (Regent's Park & Kensington North)
Mr James Clappison (Con) (Hertsmere)
Mrs Ann Cryer (Lab) (Keighley)
Mrs Janet Dean (Lab) (Burton)
Margaret Moran (Lab) (Luton South)
Gwyn Prosser (Lab) (Dover)
Bob Russell (Lib Dem) (Colchester)
Martin Salter (Lab) (Reading West)
Mr Richard Spring (Con) (West Suffolk)
Mr Gary Streeter (Con) (South West Devon)
Mr David Winnick (Lab) (Walsall North)

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16 March 2007