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Joint Committee on Human Rights Publications

Joint Committee on Human Rights - First Report

Here you can browse the report together with the Proceedings of the Committee. The published report was ordered by the House of Lords and the House of Commons to be printed 23 April 2001.


CONTENTS

MEMBERSHIP OF COMMITTEE AND TERMS OF REFERENCE

LIST OF WITNESSES (Published in HL Paper 42/HC296)

LIST OF MEMORANDA INCLUDED IN THE MINUTES OF EVIDENCE

(Published in HL Paper 42/HC296)

LIST OF APPENDICES TO THE MINUTES OF EVIDENCE

(Published in HL Paper 42/HC296)

REPORT

SUMMARY

A The Process of Scrutiny by the Committee

  1. The Structure of the Bill
  2. Part 1, Chapter 1 of the Bill: On-the-Spot Penalties for Disorderly Behaviour
  3. Part 1, Chapter 2: Combatting alcohol-related disorder
  4. Part 1, Chapter 3: Other provisions for combatting crime and disorder
  5. Part 2 of the Bill: Disclosure of information for the purposes of criminal investigations
  6. Part 3 of the Bill: Powers of seizure
  7. Part 4 of the Bill: Other extensions of police powers under the Police and Criminal Evidence Act 1984 and the Terrorism Act 2000
  8. Part 7 of the Bill: Bail for, and Detention of, Young Persons, and other Criminal Justice Measures

ANNEX 1:

The provision of international instruments referred to in the Report

ANNEX 2:

Explanations of some important terms employed in the text

PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE RELATING TO THE REPORT


 
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