The Secretary of State for Constitutional Affairs and Lord Chancellor makes appointments to a number of executive and advisory non-departmental public bodies. These include:
- the Legal Services Commission;
- various rule committees, which are involved in making rules of court; and
- the Advisory Committees on Justices of the Peace, which advise the Lord Chancellor on the appointment of JPs.
- Council on Tribunals
- The Legal Services Consultative Panel
The Secretary of State is also responsible for the appointment of the Lieutenant Governors in the Crown Dependencies.
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