Justice Committee

Press notice
No. 05 of Session 2007-08

11 December 2007: For Immediate Release


Towards Effective Sentencing

The Committee will hold the sixth evidence session into its inquiry Towards Effective Sentencing.

Details of the oral evidence session are as follows:

Wednesday 12 December in T he Grimond Room, Portcullis House

At 9.15am: Lord Carter of Coles

At 10.00am: Anne Owers CBE, HM Chief Inspector of Prisons; Andrew Bridges CBE, HM Chief Inspector of Probation; Paul Tidball, Prison Governors' Association; Juliet Lyon, Prison Reform Trust/Criminal Justice Alliance

A transcript of the session will be available (within 5 days) on the Reports and Publications page of the Committee's website: www.parliament.uk/justicecom/

1. The transcripts of previous evidence sessions can be found at on the Committee's website at www.parliament.uk/justicecom

3. Committee Membership is as follows: Rt Hon Alan Beith MP (Chairman), Rosie Cooper MP, Mr David Howarth MP, Daniel Kawczynski MP, Siân James MP, Jessica Morden MP, Julie Morgan MP, Mr Humfrey Malins MP, Rt Hon Alun Michael MP, Robert Neill MP, Dr Nick Palmer MP, Mr Virendra Sharma MP, Mr Andrew Tyrie MP and Dr Alan Whitehead MP

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