JCHR Press Notice 03-04 No. 18

Session 2003-04                                            1 April 2004

Notice of Forthcoming Public Evidence Session

Proposed powers of the Children's Commissioner for England [Children Bill]

A public evidence session has been arranged in the above inquiry.

Tuesday 20 April 2004                                3.00 pm

Witnesses:  Mr Nigel Williams, Northern Ireland Commissioner for Children and Young People;  Kathleen Marshall, Commissioner for Children and Young People in Scotland; and Mr Peter Clarke, Children's Commissioner for Wales

to be held in Committee Room 2, House of Lords

The above meeting  is  open to members of the public.  It is advisable to allow about 20 minutes to pass through security checks.  There is no system for the prior reservation of seats in Committee Rooms.  Members of the public enter Parliament via St Stephens entrance of the House of Commons.

Committee rooms are subject to change.  It is advisable that those interested check the House of Commons Committee Information Line which provides recorded information about forthcoming meetings including venues, subjects under discussion and contact number for further information.  The recording, which is updated daily, covers select and standing committee meetings occurring within the next two sitting days.  The number to dial is 020 7219 2033.