The Justice and Security Act 2013 provides for the Intelligence and Security Committee of Parliament to have a membership of nine, drawn both from members of the House of Commons and members of the House of Lords, with none permitted to be a Minister of the Crown. Members are appointed by the Houses of Parliament, having first secured the nomination of the Prime Minister (in consultation with the Leader of the Opposition).
The Rt. Hon. Hazel Blears MP
The Rt. Hon. The Lord Butler of Brockwell KG GCB CVO
The Rt. Hon. Sir Menzies Campbell CBE QC MP
Mr Mark Field MP
The Rt. Hon. George Howarth MP
Dr Julian Lewis MP
The Most Hon. the Marquess of Lothian QC