The Government’s Independent Review of the Human Rights Act Contents


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

Wednesday 27 January 2021

Lord Neuberger of Abbotsbury, former President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom; Dominic Grieve QC PC, former Attorney-General for England and WalesQ1–9

Saira Salimi, Speaker’s Counsel, House of Commons; Eve Samson, Clerk of the Journals, House of CommonsQ10–16

Wednesday 3 February 2021

Baroness Hale of Richmond, former President of the Supreme Court of the United KingdomQ17–29

Wednesday 10 March 2021

Baroness Falkner of Margravine, Chair, Equality and Human Rights Commission; Judith Robertson, Chair, Scottish Human Rights Commission; Les Allamby, Chief Commissioner, Northern Ireland Human Rights CommissionQ30–42

Wednesday 17 March 2021

Sanchita Hosali, Director, British Institute of Human Rights; Carl Foulkes, Chief Constable, National Police Chiefs’ Council; Gregor McGill, Director, Legal Services, Crown Prosecution Service; Sarah Dallal, Equality and Diversity Lead, Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation TrustQ43–53

Wednesday 24 March 2021

Joshua Rozenberg QC; Helen Mountfield QC, Matrix Chambers; Richard Hermer QC, Matrix Chambers; Professor Graham Gee, Professor of Public Law, University of SheffieldQ54–68

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