Northern Ireland Affairs Committee:Press Notice

A Bill of Rights for Northern Ireland: An Interim Statement

PUBLICATION OF REPORT

The Northern Ireland Affairs Committee will publish its sixth Report of Session 2009-10 on A Bill of Rights for Northern Ireland: An Interim Statement (HC 236) on Wednesday 24 March at 00.01am.

Embargoed copies of the report will be available electronically on Tuesday 23 March at 12 noon.

Witnesses' copies of the Report will be e-mailed and posted to them. Witnesses, government departments and members of the press who wish to pick up a hard copy of the report in Westminster should contact the Committee by email [email protected] or by telephone 020 7219 2173. The full text will be available on the Committee’s website on the day of publication.

FURTHER INFORMATION:

Committee Membership is as follows: Sir Patrick Cormack MP (Chairman) (Conservative, South Staffordshire), Rosie Cooper MP (Labour, West Lancashire), 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), David Simpson MP (Democratic Unionist Party, Upper Bann).

Media Enquiries: Committee Media Officer: Rebecca Jones, email: [email protected],

tel: 020 7219 5693

Specific Committee Information:  The Committee intends to publish the transcript of these meetings on its Homepage approximately two weeks after the meeting.  For further information about the work of the Committee, please contact Emma McIntosh, Assistant to the Committee, on 020 7219 2173 or

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