Justice Committee

Press notice No. 24 of Session 2007-08

15 April 2008 / For Immediate Release

ANNOUNCEMENT OF EVIDENCE SESSION

Devolution: A Decade On

The Committee will hold the seventh evidence session into its inquiry Devolution: A Decade On.

Details of the session are as follows:

Tuesday 22 April in The Grimond Room, Portcullis House.

At 4.15pm: Rt Hon Lord Steel of Aikwood

At 4.40pm: Rt Hon Jack McConnell MSP

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/

Notes:
1. Committee Membership is as follows: Rt Hon Alan Beith MP (Chairman), Mr David Heath MP, Daniel Kawczynski MP, Siân James MP, Jessica Morden MP, Julie Morgan MP, Rt Hon Alun Michael MP, Robert Neill MP, Dr Nick Palmer MP, Linda Riordan MP, Virendra Sharma MP, Mr Andrew Turner MP, Mr Andrew Tyrie MP and Dr Alan Whitehead MP

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

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