Home Affairs Committee Press Notice

A SURVEILLANCE SOCIETY?

Oral evidence session

The following evidence session has been arranged as part of the above inquiry. In announcing this session, the Chairman of the Committee, the Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP said:

"I am glad that the committee will have the opportunity during this session to ask senior representatives of the police and the Minister for the Police in the Home Office about the growth of numerous public and private databases and forms of surveillance that they use and what role they consider them to have in the future."

Tuesday 11 December 2007 at 10.15 a.m.

Witnesses:

10.15 am Association of Chief Police Officers (ACPO) and National Policing Improvement Agency (NPIA)

11.00 am Rt Hon Tony McNulty MP, Minister of State, Home Office

Location: Committee room 8, House of Commons

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 room and timing are subject to change.

Details of this inquiry were set out in a press notice issued on 27 March 2007