Constitutional Affairs Committee

Press notice

No. 48 of Session 2006-07

8 October 2007


The work of the Ministry of Justice

Due to unforeseen circumstances, tomorrow's evidence session for the Committee's inquiry The work of the Ministry of Justice will now start at 4.45pm, and not at 4.15pm as previously announced.

Details of the oral evidence session are as follows:

Tuesday 9 October in The Grimond Room, Portcullis House

At 4.45pm: Rt Hon Jack Straw MP, Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice

A transcript of the session will be available (within 5 days) on the Reports and Publications page of the Committee's website:

1. The Committee previously heard evidence for this inquiry on 24 July 2007. An uncorrected transcript of the oral evidence from that session can be found on the Committee's website at

2. Committee Membership is as follows: Rt Hon Alan Beith MP (Chairman), David Howarth MP, Siân James MP, Jessica Morden MP, Julie Morgan MP, Robert Neill MP, Mr Andrew Tyrie MP, Dr Alan Whitehead MP, Jeremy Wright MP

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