The Joint Committee on Human Rights' formal remit is to consider:(a) matters relating to human rights in the United Kingdom (but excluding consideration of individual cases);(b) proposals for remedial orders, draft remedial orders and remedial orders made under the Human Rights Act 1998; and(c) in respect of draft remedial orders and remedial orders, whether the special attention of the House should be drawn to them on any of the grounds specified in HC Standing Order No. 151 (Statutory Instruments (Joint Committee)).
Joint Committee to take evidence on the Government's proposed judicial review reforms on 4 December
Joint Committee is surprised and troubled by statement made earlier today by NI Attorney General
Joint Committee on Human Rights takes evidence from Rt Hon Chris Grayling MP
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