Select Committee on Public Accounts Fifty-Third Report


MINUTES OF PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE OF PUBLIC ACCOUNTS

SESSION 2001-02

MONDAY 11 FEBRUARY 2002

Members present:

Mr Edward Leigh, in the Chair


Mr Richard BaconMr George Osborne
Mr Ian DavidsonMr David Rendel
Geraint DaviesMr Gerry Steinberg
Mr Brian JenkinsMr Alan Williams

Mr Tim Burr, Deputy Comptroller and Auditor General, was further examined.

The Committee deliberated (Confidentiality of the Committee's proceedings).

Ms Lorraine Constable, Assistant Treasury Officer of Accounts, was further examined.

The Comptroller and Auditor General's Report on Reducing Prisoner Reoffending (HC 548) was considered.

Mr Martin Narey, Director General, and Mr Nigel Newcomen, Head of Sentence Management Group, HM Prison Service, were examined (HC 619-i).

The witnesses withdrew.

The Committee further deliberated.

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[Adjourned until Wednesday 13 February at Four o'clock.


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WEDNESDAY 17 JULY 2002

Members present:

Mr Edward Leigh, in the Chair


Mr Richard BaconMr George Osborne
Geraint DaviesMr David Rendel
Mr Frank FieldMr Gerry Steinberg
Mr Nick GibbJon Trickett
Mr Brian JenkinsMr Alan Williams
Mr Nigel Jones

Mr Tim Burr, Deputy Comptroller and Auditor General, was further examined.

The Committee deliberated.

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Draft Report (Reducing Prisoner Reoffending), proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.

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

Paragraphs 1 to 8 read and agreed to.

Paragraph 9 postponed.

Paragraphs 10 to 36 read and agreed to.

Postponed paragraph 9 read and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report be the Fifty-third 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.

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[Adjourned until Monday 21 October at Four o'clock.





 
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