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Bill of Rights

Justice written question – answered on 12th May 2011.

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Photo of Sadiq Khan Sadiq Khan Shadow Lord Chancellor and Shadow Secretary of State for Justice, Shadow Lord Chancellor and Shadow Secretary of State for Justice

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice whether the Commission on a Bill of Rights will have powers to take evidence from external parties.

Photo of Kenneth Clarke Kenneth Clarke The Lord Chancellor and Secretary of State for Justice

The terms of reference for the Commission on a Bill of Rights state that the Commission should consult with the public, the judiciary and the devolved Administrations and legislatures. It will be for the Commission to decide what it needs to do in order to fulfil its terms of reference.

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