14 January 2020
Lagan Valley DUP MLA Paul Givan has been appointed by Arlene Foster to serve as Chairman of the Northern Ireland Assembly’s Justice Committee. Commenting Paul Givan said,
"I am delighted to have the opportunity to once again serve as Chairman of the Justice Committee. It is vital that every part of the Criminal Justice system is working effectively to provide a safer society.
I look forward to playing my part in delivering the necessary reforms needed for Northern Ireland to lead the way in the fight against crime to make our country a stronger and safer place.
The Justice Committee will have an important role in scrutinising the Department and I will ensure the Minister is held accountable for the responsibilities of this important office."