The Justice Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Ministry of Justice and its associated public bodies (including the work of staff provided for the administrative work of courts and tribunals, but excluding consideration of individual cases and appointments, and excluding the work of the Scotland and Wales Offices and of the Advocate General for Scotland); and 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 following Members were also members of the Committee during the inquiry.
Richard Burgon MP (Labour, Leeds East), Sue Hayman MP (Labour, Workington), Christina Rees MP (Labour, Neath), and Nick Thomas-Symonds MP (Labour, Torfaen).
The current staff of the Committee are Nick Walker (Clerk), Jonathan Whiffing (Second Clerk), Gemma Buckland (Senior Committee Specialist), Christine Randall (Senior Committee Assistant), Anna Browning (Committee Assistant), Yolanda Sallberg (Sandwich Student), and Liz Parratt (Committee Media Officer).
18 November 2015