Justice Committee

Press notice No. 40 of Session 2008-09

23 June 2009 / For Immediate Release


Constitutional Reform and Renewal

Due to Ministerial statements in the House of Commons, today's evidence session with Rt Hon Jack Straw MP, Secretary of State for Justice and Lord Chancellor, on Constitutional Reform and Renewal has been postponed. The session had been due to take place at 4.15 pm in the Wilson Room, Portcullis House.

1. Committee membership is as follows: Rt Hon Sir Alan Beith MP (Chairman), Mr David Heath MP, Rt Hon Douglas Hogg 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 Justice Committee is itself barred from considering the facts and merits of individual cases.

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