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Amber Rudd questioned on policing, immigration and counter-terrorism

7 September 2016

The Home Affairs Committee holds an evidence session with the newly appointed Home Secretary, Amber Rudd MP.


Wednesday 7 September 2015, Committee Room 15, Palace of Westminster

At 3.00pm

  • Rt Hon Amber Rudd MP, Home Secretary
  • Mark Sedwill, Permanent Secretary, Home Office

Chair's comments

Rt Hon Keith Vaz MP, Chair of the Committee, said:

"The newly appointed Home Secretary will be appearing before the Home Affairs Select Committee for the first time, and we intend to ask questions on a range of issues, including policing, immigration and counter-terrorism.

The summer began in crisis for the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse with the resignation of Justice Goddard, and we will also be seeking answers on the way forward for this inquiry from the Home Secretary."

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