Joint Committee on Human Rights

Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights

The Committee revceived a letter from the Treasury on Government amendments to the Counter-terrorism Bill, November 2008.

The Committee published its 25th Report of Session 2007-08, Counter Terrorism Policy and Human Rights (Tweltfth Report): Annual Renewal of 28 Days 2008, on 30th June 2008

The Committee wrote a letter to the Rt Hon Jacqui Smith MP dated 9 June 2008 re: Pre-charge detention: Adequacy of Safeguards.

The Committee received the Government's Response dated 6 June 2008 to the Committee's 21st Report.

The Committee received the Government's Response to the Committee's 20th Report dated 5 June 2008.

The Committee received a letter from the Rt Hon Jacqui Smith MP dated 4 June 2008 re: Pre-charge detention: 28 Days Annual Renewal.

The Committee received a letter from the Rt Hon Tony McNulty MP dated 4 June 2008 re: Special advocates.

The Committee published its 21st Report of Session 2007-08, Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights (Eleventh Report): 42 days and Public Emergencies on 5 June 2008.

The Committee published its 20th Report of Session 2007-08, Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights (Tenth Report): Counter-Terrorism Bill, on 14 May 2008.

The Committee recieved a letter from the Rt Hon David Miliband MP dated 3 March 2008 re: Rendition.

The Committee published its 10th Report of Session 2007-08, Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights (Ninth Report): Annual Renewal of Control Orders Legislation 2008, on 20 February 2008.

The Committee published its 9th Report of Session 2007-08, Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights (Eighth Report): Counter-Terrorism Bill on 7 February 2008.

The Committee published its 2nd Report of Session 2007-08, Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights: 42 days, on 14 December 2007.

The Government's Reply to the Committee's 19th Report was published as CM7215.

The Committee published its 19th Report of 2006-07, Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights 28 days, intercept and post-charge questionning on 30 July 2007.

The Committee published its 1st Report of 2006-07, The Council of Europe Convention on the Prevention of Terrorism, on Monday 22 January 2007.

The Government's reply to the Committee's Twenty-fourth Report was published as Cm 6920.

The Committee published its Twenty-fourth Report of Session 2005-06, Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights: Prosecution and Pre-Charge Detention, as HL Paper 240, HC 1576, on Tuesday 1 August 2006.

The Committee published its Twelfth Report of Session 2005-06, Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights: Draft Prevention of Terrorism Act 2005 (Continuance in force of sections 1 to 9) Order 2006, as HL Paper 122, HC 915, on Tuesday 14 February 2006.

A supplementary call for evidence was issued by our Press Notice No. 20 of Session 2005-06 dated 17 January 2006

The Committee received a response from the Government and it is published in its Tenth Report of Session 2005-06, Government Response to the Committee's Third Report of this Session: Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights: Terrorism Bill and related matters, as HL Paper 114, HC 888, on 7 February 2006.

The Committee published its Third Report of Session 2005-06, Counter-Terrorism Policy and Human Rights: Terrorism Bill and related matters, HL Paper 75-I/HC 561-I, on 5 December 2005, together with Volume II containing the transcripts of the evidence sessions of Monday 24 October 2005 and Monday 31 October 2005 and written evidence received.

An initial call for evidence was issued by our Press Notice No. 4 of Session 2005-06 dated 21 September 2005.