Committee Chairperson - Robin Swann

Deputy ChairpersonThomas Buchanan

Membership (11)


Chris Lyttle

Democratic Unionist Party Thomas Buchanan (Deputy Chairperson)

David Hilditch 4


Sammy Douglas 5,9


Alastair Ross 8

Sinn Féin

Bronwyn McGahan 7

  Fra McCann
  Phil Flanagan 3
Social Democratic and Labour Party

Pat Ramsey

Independent Claire Sugden 12,13,14
Ulster Unionist Party Robin Swann (Chairperson)10,11


1 With effect from 06 February 2012 Mr Fra McCann replaced Mrs Sandra Overend

2 With effect from 02 July 2012 Ms Michelle Gildernew is no longer a Member

3 With effect from 10 September 2012 Mr Phil Flanagan was appointed as a Member

4 With effect from 01 October 2012 Mr David Hilditch replaced Mr Sammy Douglas

5 With effect from 01 October 2012 Mr Sydney Anderson replaced Mr David McIlveen

With effect from 03 December 2012 Mr George Robinson replaced Mr Alastair Ross

7 With effect from 21 January 2013 Ms Bronwyn McGahan replaced Mr Barry McElduff

With effect from 28 January 2013 Mr Alastair Ross replaced Mr George Robinson

With effect from 11 February 2013 Mr Sammy Douglas replaced Mr Sydney Anderson

10 With effect from 19 February 2013 Mr Basil McCrea is no longer Chairperson nor a member of the Committee 

11 With effect from 27 February 2013 Mr Robin Swann became Chairperson of the Committee

12 With effect from 09 September 2013 Mr David McClarty replaced Mr Jim Allister

13 Mr David McClarty passed away on 18 April 2014

14 With effect from 12 May 2014 Ms Claire Sugden replaced Mr David McClarty

Thomas Buchanan

Mr T Buchanan

Democratic Unionist Party

West Tyrone

Sammy Douglas

Mr S Douglas

Democratic Unionist Party

East Belfast

Phil Flanagan

Mr P Flanagan

Sinn Féin

Fermanagh and South Tyrone

David Hilditch

Mr D Hilditch

Democratic Unionist Party

East Antrim

Chris Lyttle

Mr C Lyttle

Alliance Party

East Belfast

Fra McCann

Mr F McCann

Sinn Féin

West Belfast

Bronwyn McGahan

Ms B McGahan

Sinn Féin

Fermanagh and South Tyrone

Pat Ramsey

Mr P Ramsey

Social Democratic and Labour Party


Alastair Ross

Mr A Ross

Democratic Unionist Party

East Antrim

Claire Sugden

Ms C Sugden


East Londonderry

Robin Swann

Mr R Swann

Ulster Unionist Party

North Antrim

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