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Weekly Information Bulletin: 31st March 2001

SELECT COMMITTEES

A Complete list of Select Committee membership and a Factsheet (No.4) is available on request from the House of Commons Information Office. The list and Factsheet are also on the Parliament Website. The address is http://www.parliament.uk


SELECT COMMITTEE MEETINGS
MONDAY 26 - 28 MARCH 2001

Monday 26th March 2001

PUBLIC ACCOUNTS

Subject: Inland Flood Defence

Witnesses: Mr Brian Bender, CB, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food; The Rt. Hon. Baroness Young of Old Scone, Chief Executive, Environment Agency; and Mr James Bradley, Divisional Manager, Environment Agency Sponsorship and Navigation Division, Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions

   

JOINT COMMITTEE ON HUMAN RIGHTS

Subject: Implementation of the Human Rights Act 1998

Witnesses: Rt. Hon. Lord Woolf, Lord Chief Justice, Rt. Hon. Lord Phillips, Master of the Rolls and Rt. Hon. Lord Bingham, Senior Law Lord

   

Wednesday 28th March 2001

ENVIRONMENT, TRANSPORT AND REGIONAL AFFAIRS

Subject: Alleged Misconduct affecting a Witness to the Committee

Witnesses: Lord Cranbrook, Chairman, and Dr Richard Sills, Chief Executive, Entrust

   

ENVIRONMENT, TRANSPORT AND REGIONAL AFFAIRS: TRANSPORT SUB-COMMITTEE

Subject: Opportunities and Development Prospects at Major Ports

Witnesses: RSPB and English Nature; Bristol Port Company, Hutchison Ports (UK) Limited and Mersey Docks and Harbour Company; Associated British Ports and the Port of London Authority

   

SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

Subject: Wave and Tidal Energy

Witnesses: Professor Richard Brook, Chief Executive, Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council; Mr Peter Hain, MP, Minister of State for Energy, Department of Trade and Industry

   

AGRICULTURE

Subject: Foot and Mouth Disease

Witness: Rt. Hon. Michael Meacher, MP, Minister for the Environment, Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions

   

DEFENCE

Subject: European Security and Defence

Witness: Rt. Hon. Geoffrey Hoon MP, Secretary of State for Defence and Mr Richard Hatfield, Permanent Under-Secretary, Ministry of Defence

   

PUBLIC ACCOUNTS

Subject: Defence Equipment Co-operation

Witnesses: Mr Kevin Tebbit, CMG, Permanent Under-Secretary, Ministry of Defence, Sir Robert Walmsley, KCB, Chief of Defence Procurement, Defence Procurement Agency and Mr Mike Markin, Director General Research and Technology, Ministry of Defence

   

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

Subject: Reports of the Health Service Ombudsman

Witnesses: Healthcall, Department of Health

   

FORTHCOMING SELECT COMMITTEE MEETINGS
2 - 4 April 2001

Monday 2nd April 2001

PUBLIC ACCOUNTS

Subject: Ship Surveys and Inspections

Witness: Mr Maurice Storey, Chief Executive, Maritime and Coastguard Agency

4.30p.m.

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Wednesday 4th April 2001

PUBLIC ACCOUNTS

Subject: Educating and Training the Future Non-Medical Clinical Workforce

Witnesses: Mr Nigel Crisp, Chief Executive, Department of Health and Sir Brian Fender KCB, Chief Executive, Higher Education Funding Council for England

4.30p.m.

15

PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION

Subject: Government's Annual Report

Witness: Lord Falconer of Thoroton QC, Minister of State, Cabinet Office

4.30p.m.

The Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

Recorded information

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Please note: The decision of a Committee to sit in public may be rescinded, and the place altered without notice and Committees which sit at short notice may not be included in this list. The list is correct as at press (12 noon Friday); For confirmation see Select Committee home pages on the Internet (www.parliament.uk) or telephone the Committee Office general enquiry lines: 020 7219 3267/4300.

 
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