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Home Affairs Committee

The Home Affairs Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration, and policy of the Home Office and its associated public bodies.

Current membership

Yvette Cooper MP (Labour, Normanton, Pontefract and Castleford) (Chair)

James Berry MP (Conservative, Kingston and Surbiton)

Mr David Burrowes MP (Conservative, Enfield, Southgate)

Byron Davies MP (Conservative, Gower)

Nusrat Ghani MP (Conservative, Wealden)

Mr Ranil Jayawardena MP (Conservative, North East Hampshire)

Tim Loughton MP (Conservative, East Worthing and Shoreham)

Stuart C. McDonald MP (Scottish National Party, Cumbernauld, Kilsyth and Kirkintilloch East)

Naz Shah MP (Labour, Bradford West)

Mr Chuka Umunna MP (Labour, Streatham)

Mr David Winnick MP (Labour, Walsall North)

The following were also members of the Committee during the inquiry:

Victoria Atkins MP (Conservative, Louth and Horncastle)

Keith Vaz MP (Labour, Leicester East)

Powers

The Committee is one of the departmental select committees, the powers of which are set out in House of Commons Standing Orders, principally in SO No 152. These are available on the internet via www.parliament.uk.

Publication

Committee reports are published on the Committee’s website at www.parliament.uk/homeaffairscom and in print by Order of the House.

Evidence relating to this report is published on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Committee staff

The current staff of the Committee are Carol Oxborough (Clerk), Phil Jones (Second Clerk), Harriet Deane (Committee Specialist), Adrian Hitchins (Committee Specialist), Andy Boyd (Senior Committee Assistant), Mandy Sullivan (Committee Assistant) and Jessica Bridges-Palmer (Committee Media Officer).

Contacts

All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the Home Affairs Committee, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. The telephone number for general enquiries is 020 7219 2049; the Committee’s email address is homeaffcom@parliament.uk.





24 January 2017