Home Affairs Committee Press Notice


The Home Affairs Committee will publish its report on Justice and Home Affairs Issues at European Union Level on Tuesday 5 June at 00.01 am (Third Report, Session 2006-07, HC 76).

The Chairman of the Committee will hold an embargoed press briefing on Monday 4 June at 1 pm. Media representatives interested in attending or those who would like an electronic embargoed copy of the report should contact Jessica Bridges-Palmer on 0207 219 0724 / 07917 488 447. A substantive press release will be issued on publication.

Embargoed copies of the Report will be available electronically to government departments, submitters of written evidence and the press at 10.00 am on Sunday 3 June. Copies will be available in the Press Gallery, House of Commons, from 10.00 am on the day of publication.

The Report will be available on the Committee's website at 00.01 am on Tuesday 5 June:

Bound printed copies of the Report will be obtainable from TSO outlets (tel: 0845 702 3474; email: books.order@theso.co.uk) and from the Parliamentary Bookshop, 12 Bridge Street, Parliament Square, London SW1A 2JX (020 7219 3890; email: bookshop@parliament.uk) on Tuesday 5 June by quoting HC 76.


Media Enquiries: Jessica Bridges Palmer, Tel 020 7219 0724, email: bridgespalmerj@parliament.uk

Specific Committee Information: Tel 020 7219 3276, email: homeaffcom@parliament.uk

Committee Website: http://www.parliament.uk/homeaffairscom

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Publications / Reports / Reference Material: Copies of all select committee reports are available from the Parliamentary Bookshop (12 Bridge St, Westminster, 020 7219 3890) or the Stationery Office (0845 7023474). Committee reports, press releases, evidence transcripts, Bills; research papers, a directory of MPs, plus Hansard (from 8am daily) and much more, can be found on www.parliament.uk

NOTE FOR EDITORS: The Committee was nominated on 13 July 2005. Its terms of reference are to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Home Office and its associated public bodies; and the administration and expenditure of the Attorney General's Office, the Treasury Solicitor's Department, the Crown Prosecution Service and the Serious Fraud Office (but excluding individual cases and appointments and advice given within government by Law Officers).

The Members are:

Rt Hon John Denham (Chairman) (Lab) (Southampton Itchen)
Mr Richard Benyon (Con) (Newbury)
Mr Jeremy Browne (Lib Dem) (Taunton)
Ms Karen Buck (Lab) (Regents Park and Kensington North)
Mr James Clappison (Con) (Hertsmere)
Mrs Ann Cryer (Lab) (Keighley)
Mrs Janet Dean (Lab) (Burton)
Margaret Moran (Lab) Luton South)
Bob Russell (Lib Dem) (Colchester)
Gwyn Prosser (Lab) (Dover)
Martin Salter (Lab) (Reading West)
Richard Spring (Con) (West Suffolk)
Mr Gary Streeter (Con) (South West Devon)
Mr David Winnick (Lab) (Walsall North)