Standing Committee on Justice

The Standing Committee on Justice (Norwegian: Justiskomiteen) is a standing committee of the Parliament of Norway. It is responsible for policies relating to judicial system, the probation service, the police, persons performing civilian national service, other judicial issues, ex gratia payments, general legislation relating to public administration, the penal code, civil and criminal procedural legislation and general civil legislation.. It corresponds to the Ministry of Justice. The committee has 12 members and is chaired by Hadia Tajik of the Labour Party.[1]

Members 2013–17Edit

The committee is chaired by Hadia Tajik
Representative Party Position
Hadia Tajik Labour Chair
Anders B. Werp Conservative First deputy chair
Kjell Ingolf Ropstad Christian Democrats Second deputy chair
Jorodd Asphjell Labour
Margunn Ebbesen Conservative
Jan Arild Ellingsen Progress
Hårek Elvenes Conservative
Peter Christian Frølich Conservative
Kari Henriksen Labour
Jenny Klinge Centre
Lene Vågslid Labour
Ulf Leirstein Progress


  1. ^ Justiskomiteen Retrieved 30 October 2013 (in Norwegian)