§ Lord Hylton
asked Her Majesty's Government:
Whether the independent police complaints commission is now functioning in Northern Ireland, and if not, when it expects to begin working; and who are the members of the commission.
§ Lord Lyell
The Independent Commission for Police Complaints for Northern Ireland will come into operation on 29th February 1988. The852WA appointment of Mr. James Grew as chairman-designate to the commission was announced on 1st December 1987; the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland is now considering the remaining membership and expects to announce it shortly.