Joint Committee on Human Rights Formal Minutes

Monday 31 October 2005

Members present

Mr Andrew Dismore, in the Chair
Lord Bowness
Lord Campbell of Alloway
Mr Douglas Carswell MP
Mary Creagh MP
Dr Evan Harris MP
Lord Judd
Lord Lester of Herne Hill
Dan Norris MP
Mr Richard Shepherd MP
Baroness Stern

1. Counter-terrorism policy and human rights

The Committee considered this matter.

Counter-terrorism policy and human rights: Mr Livio Zilli, Amnesty International, Mr Eric Metcalfe, JUSTICE, Mr Gareth Crossman and Mr James Welch, Liberty, Ms Alexandra Marks, Law Society; Professor Clive Walker, Leeds University; and Mr Abdurahman Jafar, Muslim Council of Britain, were examined.

[Adjourned till Monday 7 November at 4.00 pm]