WEDNESDAY 30 OCTOBER 2002
Mr David Curry, in the Chair
|Mr David Borrow||Mrs Gillian Shephard
|Mr Austin Mitchell
||Mr Michael Jack|
|Mr Colin Breed||Paddy Tipping
|Diana Organ||David Lepper
|Patrick Hall||Mr Mark Todd
The Committee deliberated.
Ordered, That Mr Mark
Todd be Chairman of the Sub-committee on the Rural Payments Agency
when that Sub-committee is appointed.(The Chairman)
Ordered, That Mr David
Borrow do visit Copenhagen on 14 and 15 November to attend the
meeting of Parliamentary Environment Committees from European
Union, applicant states and EEA countries in a representative
The Committee further deliberated.
Water Framework Directive: Mr Maurice Terry, Council
Chairman, and Ms Sheila Reiter, Council Member and Chairman of
the WaterVoice European Group, WaterVoice, were examined.
Mr Rob Oates, River and Wetlands Officer, World Wildlife
Fund, and Ms Kirsty Lewin, Head of Water Policy, and Ms Ruth Davis,
Senior Water Policy Officer, Royal Society for the Protection
of Birds, were examined.
[Adjourned till Wednesday 6 November at Ten