Select Committee on Public Accounts Tenth Report


PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE RELATING TO THE REPORT

SESSION 2000-2001

MONDAY 12 FEBRUARY 2001

Members present:

Mr David Davis in the Chair


Mr Nigel Griffiths Mr David Rendel
Mr Andrew LoveMr Gerry Steinberg

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

The Committee deliberated.

Mr Glenn Hull, Second Treasury Officer of Accounts, was further examined.

The Comptroller and Auditor General's report on The Department of Trade and Industry: The Acquisition of German Parcel Post (HC 858) was considered.

Sir Michael Scholar, KCB, Permanent Secretary, the Department of Trade and Industry; and Mr John Roberts, CBE, Chief Executive, the Post Office, were examined (HC 245-i).

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[Adjourned until Wednesday 14 February at half past Four o'clock.


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SESSION 2001-2002

WEDNESDAY 5 DECEMBER 2001

Members present:

Mr Edward Leigh in the Chair


Mr Ian DavidsonMr George Osborne
Mr Geraint DaviesMr David Rendel
Mr Nick GibbMr Gerry Steinberg
Mr Brian Jenkins


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

The Committee deliberated.

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Draft Report (The Acquisition of German Parcel), proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.

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

Paragraphs 1 to 3 read and agreed to.

Paragraph 4 postponed.

Paragraphs 5 to 23 read and agreed to.

Paragraphs 24 to 27 read and agreed to.

Paragraphs 28 to 41 read and agreed to.

Paragraphs 42 to 45 read and agreed to.

Postponed paragraph 4 read and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report be the Tenth 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 Committee (Reports)) be applied to the Report.

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[Adjourned until Monday 10 December at half past Four o'clock.





 
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