Select Committee on Public Accounts Minutes of Proceedings Report


MONDAY 25 FEBRUARY 2002

  Members present:

  Mr Edward Leigh, in the Chair


  
Mr Richard BaconMr David Rendel
Mr Ian DavidsonMr Gerry Steinberg
Mr Nick GibbJon Trickett
Mr Brian JenkinsMr Alan Williams
Mr George Osborne

Sir John Bourn KCB, Comptroller and Auditor General, was further examined.

The Committee deliberated.

Mr Brian Glicksman, Treasury Officer of Accounts, was further examined.

The Comptroller and Auditor General's Report on The Misuse and Smuggling of Hydrocarbon Oils (HC 614) was considered.

Mr Richard Broadbent, Chairman, HM Customs and Excise, was further examined; and Mr Mike Wells, Director, Law Enforcement Policy, HM Customs and Excise, was examined (HC 649-i).

A division of the House being called, the Chairman suspended the meeting for ten minutes.

The Committee resumed.

The witnesses were further examined.

The witnesses withdrew.

The Committee further deliberated.

Draft Report (Ministry of Defence: The risk of fraud in property management), proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.

Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.

Paragraphs 1 to 4 read and agreed to.

Paragraph 5 postponed.

Paragraphs 6 to 51 read and agreed to.

Postponed paragraph 5 read and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report be the Twenty-fourth Report of the Committee to the House.

Ordered, That the Chairman do make the Report to the House.

Ordered, That the provisions of Standing Order No. 134 (Select Committees (Reports)) be applied to the Report.

Another draft Report (Excess Votes 2000-2001), proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.

Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.

Paragraphs 1 to 20 read and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report be the Twenty-fifth Report of the Committee to the House.

Ordered, That the Chairman do make the Report to the House.

Ordered, That the provisions of Standing Order No. 134 (Select Committees (Reports)) be applied to the Report.

[Adjourned until Monday 4 March at half past Four o'clock.





 
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