Select Committee on Public Accounts Minutes of Proceedings Report


  Members present:

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

In the absence of the Chairman, Mr Alan Williams was called to the Chair.

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

The Committee deliberated.

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

Angela Eagle disclosed her interests pursuant to the Resolution of the House of 13 July 1992.[7]  

The Comptroller and Auditor General's Report on Ministry of Defence: Exercise Saif Sareea II (HC 1097), was considered.

Sir Kevin Tebbit KCB CMG, Permanent Under-Secretary of State, Ministry of Defence, was further examined, and Lt General John Reith CB CBE, Chief of Joint Operations, Permanent Joint Headquarters, and Mr John Oughton, Deputy Chief of Defence Logistics, Ministry of Defence, were examined (HC 1245-i).

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

The Committee resumed.

The witnesses were further examined.

[Adjourned until Wednesday 23 October at Four o'clock.

7   Details of the declaration are set out together with those of other Members of the Committee as an Appendix to these Minutes of Proceedings. Back

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