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 were also Members of the Committee during this session.
The current staff of the Committee are, Chloë Cockett (Senior Specialist), Mark Doyle (Committee Media Officer), Alison Hill (Assistant Counsel), Su Panchanathan (Committee Operations Officer), Tracey Payne (Committee Specialist), Christine Randall (Committee Operations Manager), Jack Simson Caird (Assistant Counsel), Holly Tremain (Committee Specialist), Ellen Watson (Second Clerk) and David Weir (Clerk).
All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the Justice Committee, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. The telephone number for general enquiries is 020 7219 8196; the Committee’s email address is .