Justice Select Committee
The Justice Select Committee of the United Kingdom is a select committee of the House of Commons which scrutinizes the policy, administration, and spending of the Ministry of Justice. In addition, the committee examines the work of the Law Officers of the Crown, the Serious Fraud Office (UK), and the Crown Prosecution Service. The committee also reviews draft Sentencing Guidelines issued by the Sentencing Guidelines Council.
As of 11 February 2013, the members of the committee are as follows:
|Rt Hon Sir Alan Beith MP (Chair)||Liberal Democrat||Berwick-upon-Tweed|
|Steve Brine MP||Conservative||Winchester|
|Jeremy Corbyn MP||Labour||Islington North|
|Rehman Chishti MP||Conservative||Gillingham and Rainham|
|Nick de Bois MP||Conservative||Enfield North|
|Gareth Johnson MP||Conservative||Dartford|
|Elfyn Llwyd MP||Plaid Cymru||Dwyfor Meirionnydd|
|Andy McDonald MP||Labour||Middlesbrough|
|Seema Malhotra MP||Labour Co-op||Feltham and Heston|
|Yasmin Qureshi MP||Labour||Bolton South East|
|Graham Stringer MP||Labour||Blackley and Broughton|
|Mike Weatherley MP||Conservative||Hove|
Source: Justice Committee
Occasionally, the House of Commons orders changes to be made in terms of membership of select committees, as proposed by the Committee of Selection. Such changes are shown below.
- "Official committee website". Retrieved 19 December 2007.