Northern Ireland Affairs Committee: Press Notice

Session 08-09

15 December 2008

Press Notice No 3

Cross-Border Co-operation


Wednesday 17 December 2008

Committee Room 5, Palace of Westminster

3.00 pm:

Serious Organised Crime Agency (SOCA)

William Hughes QPM, Director General

David Armond, Deputy Director, Proceeds of Crime

Bob Lauder, Regional Deputy Director, Enforcement Scotland and Northern Ireland


Committee Membership is as follows: Sir Patrick Cormack MP (Chairman) (Conservative, South Staffordshire), Mr David Anderson MP (Labour, Blaydon), Rosie Cooper MP (Labour, West Lancashire), Mr Christopher Fraser MP (Conservative, South West Norfolk), Mr John Grogan MP (Labour, Selby), Mr Stephen Hepburn MP (Labour, Jarrow), Lady Hermon MP (Ulster Unionist Party, North Down), Kate Hoey MP (Labour, Vauxhall), Dr Alasdair McDonnell MP (SDLP, Belfast South), Mr Denis Murphy MP (Labour, Wansbeck), Stephen Pound MP (Labour, Ealing North), Mrs Iris Robinson MP (Democratic Unionist Party, Strangford), David Simpson MP (Democratic Unionist Party, Upper Bann).

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