Constitutional Affairs Committee

Press notice No. 26 of Session 2006-07 15 May 2007


The new Ministry of Justice

The Committee will hold an oral evidence session into The new Ministry of Justice.

Details of the oral evidence session are as follows:

Tuesday 22 May in The Grimond Room, Portcullis House

At 4.15 pm: Rt Hon Lord Phillips of Worth Matravers, Lord Chief Justice of England and Wales

At 5.00 pm: Rt Hon Lord Falconer of Thoroton QC, 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. For more information about the recent Machinery of Government changes go to

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

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