Draft Domestic Abuse Bill Contents

Joint Committee on the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill

A Joint Committee has been appointed to consider the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill.

The Committee has to report by 14 June 2019.


House of Lords

Baroness Armstrong of Hill Top (Labour)

Baroness Bertin (Conservative)

Lord Blair of Boughton (Crossbench)

Baroness Burt of Solihull (Liberal Democrat)

Lord Farmer (Conservative)

Lord Ponsonby of Shulbrede (Labour)

House of Commons

Maria Miller MP (Conservative, Basingstoke) (Chair)

Diana Johnson MP (Labour, Kingston upon Hull North)

Gillian Keegan MP (Conservative, Chichester)

Alex Norris MP (Labour (Co-op), Nottingham North)

Liz Saville Roberts MP (Plaid Cymru, Dwyfor Meirionnydd)

Helen Whately MP (Conservative, Faversham and Mid Kent)


The Committee had the power to send for persons, papers and records; to sit notwithstanding any adjournment of the House; to report from time to time; to appoint specialist advisers; and to adjourn from place to place within the United Kingdom.


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The Committee report was published on the Committee’s website and in print by Order of the House. Evidence relating to this report was published on the Committee’s website.

Committee staff

Christopher Clarke (Lords Clerk), Elizabeth Flood (Commons Clerk), Judy Goodall (Committee Specialist), Ian Hook (Senior Executive Officer), Samantha Colebrook (Committee Assistant), Susan Ramsay (Committee Assistant) and Hannah Stewart (Assistant Counsel)


All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the Joint Committee on the Draft Domestic Abuse Bill, House of Commons, London SW1A 0AA. The Committee’s email address is jcdab@parliament.uk.

Published: 14 June 2019