The Standing Committee on Justice

The committee's responsibilities are matters relating to the 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.

Committee Members

Chair: Ms Hadia Tajik (Labour Party)
First Vice Chair: Mr Anders B. Werp (Conservative Party)
Second Vice Chair: Mr Kjell Ingolf Ropstad (Christian Democratic Party)
Member: Mr. Jorodd Asphjell (Labour Party)
Member: Ms Margunn Ebbesen (Conservative Party)
Member: Mr Jan Arild Ellingsen (Progress Party)
Member: Mr Hårek Elvenes (Conservative Party)
Member: Mr Peter Christian Frølich (Conservative Party)
Member: Ms Kari Henriksen (Labour Party)
Member: Ms Jenny Klinge (Centre Party)
Member: Mr Ulf Leirstein (Progress Party)
Member: Ms Lene Vågslied (Labour Party


Mailing address

P.O. Box 1700 Sentrum
0026 Oslo


Committee Secretary

Ms Trude H. Lyng
Telephone: +47 23 31 30 80 

Committee Secretariat

Mr Tore Fossum
Telephone: +47 23 31 37 47