§ 11. Lady Hermon
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will make a statement on progress in appointing the members of the ceasefire monitoring body. 
§ Mr. Paul Murphy
Both we and the Irish Government are clear that the Independent Monitoring Body is a central aspect of our proposals to bring about the restoration of trust and confidence in Northern Ireland. We hope to make swift progress on its establishment, including the appointment of its membership.