The Committee for Justice will next meet on Wednesday 26 November, 2014 at 2:00pm in Room 21 Parliament Buildings, the meeting will start in closed session for Members Professional Development – Budget Scrutiny Workshop. Following that, the Committee will then be briefed by Departmental officials on the Draft Budget 2015/16.
The Committee will then receive oral evidence from Amnesty International, CARE, Evangelical Alliance Northern Ireland and Christian Medical Fellowship regarding the proposed amendment by Mr Jim Wells MLA to the Justice Bill.
Forthcoming business will be published in the Business Diary.
The Justice Bill was formally introduced to the Northern Ireland Assembly on 16 June 2014 and has now been referred to the Committee for Justice which has responsibility for the Committee Stage of the Bill.
The deadline for receipt of written submissions was 12 September 2014.
For further information relating to the Bill including the written submissions received, click here.