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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:17 pm on 29th March 2007.

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Photo of John Denham John Denham Chair, Home Affairs Committee 12:17 pm, 29th March 2007

I wonder when we can have a statement from my right hon. Friend the Leader of the House on the arrangements for scrutiny by the House of the Home Office and the new ministry of justice. In particular, what arrangements does he intend to propose on the organisation of Select Committees? Given the division of responsibilities, how can the House ensure seamless scrutiny of the criminal justice system?