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Robert Hazell gives evidence at the Public Administration Select Committee

29 October 2013

Robert Hazell gave evidence at the Public Administration Select Committee in Westminster Palace today. This was the second session of PASC’s inquiry into Parliament’s Ombudsman Service. Members heard from Robert Hazell and two other academics who gave evidence on their experience and expertise drawn from different institutions and disciplines (administrative law, political science and British government).

Witnesses:

Brian Thompson, Senior Lecturer, School of Law, University of Liverpool

Patrick Dunleavy, Professor of Political Science and Public Policy, London School of Economics.

Robert Hazell, Professor of British Politics and Government and Director of the Constitution Unit, University College London

You can watch the recording of the Committee from the link below:

http://www.parliamentlive.tv/Main/Player.aspx?meetingId=6795

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