The Role of Parliament in the UK Constitution: Authorising the Use of Military Force Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Tuesday 12 March 2019

Professor Gavin Phillipson, Department of Law, University of Bristol and Sebastian Payne, Department of Law, Kent University


Dr James Strong, Lecturer in British Politics, Queen Mary University of London and Dr Tara McCormack, Department of Politics and International Relations, University of Leicester


Tuesday 26 March 2019

General Sir Richard Barrons, former Commander Joint Forces Command, Air Chief Marshal Sir Glenn Torpy, Chief of the Air Staff from 2006 to 2009, and Admiral The Rt. Hon. The Lord West of Spithead, First Sea Lord and Chief of the Naval Staff from 2002 to 2006


Tuesday 30 April 2019

Rt. Hon Jack Straw, Foreign Secretary 2001–2006 and Rt Hon Lord Hague Of Richmond, Foreign Secretary and First Secretary of State 2010–2014


Monday 20 May 2019

Rt Hon David Lidington MP, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster and Minister for the Cabinet Office and Rt Hon Mark Lancaster MP, Minister for the Armed Forces


Published: 6 August 2019