The Social Affairs Policy Review Committee, a Standing
Committee of Tynwald, will be taking oral evidence on Friday 13th
May 2016 from the person listed below at the time stated.
10:45 am Sonya Chowdhury (Chief Executive Officer, Action
The session will be held in the Legislative Council Chamber,
Legislative Buildings, Bucks Road, Douglas. The evidence will be taken in
public. Members of the public are welcome to attend, and the proceedings will
also be streamed live via the Tynwald website.
It was resolved on Tuesday
15th March 2016:
That Tynwald is of the opinion that the operation
of the personal capability assessments should be referred to the Social Affairs
Committee for examination and report by June 2016.
The Committee issued a call for evidence on 17th
March 2016. Ms Chowdhury is the Chief Executive Officer of Action for ME
which is a UK charity working to improve the lives of people with M.E.
The Social Affairs Policy Review Committee, comprising Mr
David Cretney MLC (Chair), the Hon Steve Rodan SHK and Mr Geoffrey Boot MHK, is
one of three Standing Committees of Tynwald Court established in October 2011
with a wide scrutiny remit.
For further information contact:
Isle of Man
Tel: 01624 685500