Joint Committee on the Draft Detention
 of Terrorist Suspects (Temporary Extension) Bills - First Report

Draft Detention of Terrorist Suspects (Temporary Extension) Bills

Here you can browse the report together with the Proceedings of the Committee. The published report was ordered by the House of Lords and the House of Commons to be printed 14 June 2011.


Terms of Reference


Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Is it ever justifiable to hold a terrorist suspect for more than 14 days?

Chapter 3: Are the draft Bills the right contingency plan?

Chapter 4: The way forward

Chapter 5: Conclusions and recommendations

Appendix 1: Joint Committee on the Draft Detention of Terrorist Suspects (Temporary Extension) Bills

Appendix 2: List of Witnesses

Appendix 3: Call for Evidence

Appendix 4: Formal minutes

Evidence is published online at and available for inspection at the Parliamentary Archives (020 7219 5314)

References in footnotes to the Report are as follows:

Q   refers to a question in oral evidence;

DTS   refers to written evidence as listed in Appendix 2.

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