Addressing the Legacy of Northern Ireland’s Past: the Government’s New Proposals (Interim Report)

Contents

Summary

1 Government engagement with legacy issues

Background

Lack of information

2 Stormont House Agreement

Current legacy arrangements

A change in policy?

Irish Government responsibilities

Overseas Operations (Service Personnel and Veterans) Bill

3 Consultation and legislation

4 Proposed new legacy body

Resources

5 Investigations

Threshold for triggering reinvestigation

New evidence

Closing cases

ECHR Article 2 obligations

6 Information recovery

7 Operation Kenova

Conclusions and recommendations

Formal minutes

Witnesses

Published written evidence

List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament





Published: 26 October 2020