Weekly update - 28 October 2016

28 October 2016

At the end of sitting weeks the Justice Committee publishes a brief summary of its activities in the form of a weekly update.

This week's meeting

The Committee met on Tuesday 25 October to take oral evidence from David Green CB QC, Director, Serious Fraud Office, on the work of the Serious Fraud Office. It also published a memorandum from the SFO submitted ahead of the session.

Written material published this week

Report on young adult offenders

On Wednesday 28 October the Committee published its Seventh Report of this Session, The treatment of young adults in the criminal justice system.

The Committee also published an exchange of correspondence between the Chair and the Secretary of State regarding the Judicial Appointments Commission and Administrative Justice Forum.

Current inquiries

The Committee has four ongoing inquiries:

Future business

On Tuesday 1 November, the Committee is meeting in private, then hosting an informal seminar on Transforming Rehabilitation with experts and stakeholders; this session is not open to the public.

For further information please contact the Committee.

Further information

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