Rhodri Morgan gives evidence to the Welsh Affairs Committee

11 January 2010

Former First Minister Rhodri Morgan will give evidence to the Welsh Affairs Committee's inquiry into co-operation and consultation between Wales and Whitehall. Watch live from 10.15am.

Witnesses:

  • 10.15am - Sir Jon Shortridge, Former Permanent Secretary, Welsh Assembly Government
  • 11.00am - Rt Hon Rhodri Morgan AM, Former First Minister, Welsh Assembly Government

The inquiry is examining:

  • awareness of the devolution settlement within the civil service and of the protocols which are in place in relation to legislation and policy affecting Wales
  • the role of the Wales Office and the Ministry of Justice
  • the extent of communication between Whitehall, the Welsh Assembly Government, the National Assembly for Wales and Welsh MPs
  • the review of Whitehall guidance on devolution, announced by the Ministry of Justice in response to the Committee's report on the Legal Services Commission
  • taking forward the findings of the Justice Select Committee in its recent substantial report Devolution: A Decade On

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