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Human Rights (Joint Committee)

Joint Select Committee

The Joint Committee on Human Rights consists of twelve members, appointed from both the House of Commons and the House of Lords, to examine matters relating to human rights within the United Kingdom, as well as scrutinising every Government Bill for its compatibility with human rights.

 

These pages only show information for this committee from the start of 2020 onwards. Earlier information can be found on the previous version of the UK Parliament website.

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Latest publications

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First Report - Legislative Scrutiny: Public Order Bill
HC 351 / HL 16
Report
Response to this report
Second Special Report - Legislative Scrutiny: Public Order Bill: Government Response to the Committee’s First Report
HC 649
Special Report
Second Special Report - Legislative Scrutiny: Public Order Bill: Government Response to the Committee’s First Report
HC 649
Special Report
Letter from the Minister for Work and Pensions relating to a Bereavement Benefits (Remedial) Order, dated 21 July
Correspondence

Contact us

The Committee is unable to look into individual cases

  • Email: jchr@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 4710 (General enquiries) / 020 7219 8430 (Media enquiries)
  • Address: Joint Committee on Human Rights, Houses of Parliament. London. SW1A 0AA