Formal Minutes

Tuesday 22 May 2007

Members present:

Mr John Denham, in the Chair
Mr Richard Benyon
Mr Jeremy Browne
Ms Karen Buck
Mrs Ann Cryer
Mrs Janet Dean
Margaret Moran
Gwyn Prosser
Bob Russell
Mr Gary Streeter
Mr David Winnick

Young Black People and the Criminal Justice System

(Minutes of Proceedings relating to the Committee's consideration of the Chairman's draft Report on Young Black People and the Criminal Justice System are published in the Second Report from the Home Affairs Committee, Session 2006-07 (HC 181, page 94).)

Police Funding

The Committee considered this matter.

Dr Tim Brain (Chief Constable, Gloucestershire Constabulary (ACPO lead on finance and funding), Association of Chief Police Officers, Jan Berry, Chief Inspector, Chairman, Police Federation, Chief Superintendent Ian Johnston, President, Police Superintendents' Association, Bob Jones, Chairman, and Bill Wilkinson, Chief Executive and Financial Adviser, Association of Police Authorities; and Mr Tony McNulty MP, Minister for Security, Counter-Terrorism and Police, David Burge, and Paul Regan, Home Office, gave oral evidence.

[Adjourned till Thursday 24 May at Ten o'clock.