The Justice Bill Committee Stage

The Justice Bill was formally introduced to the Northern Ireland Assembly on 16 June 2014 and passed its Second Stage on 24 June 2014. The Bill has now been referred to the Committee for Justice which has responsibility for the Committee Stage of the Bill.

During the Committee Stage the Committee will be scrutinising the clauses and schedules of the Bill.  

The Committee has also agreed to seek views on proposed amendments to the Bill from the Department of Justice, the Attorney General for Northern Ireland and Mr Jim Wells MLA.  

The Committee issued a written call for evidence in order to assist it with the scrutiny of the Bill and the proposed amendments to the Bill. The deadline for submissions passed on 12 September 2014.

A list of the submissions received by the Committee can be found here.

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