26 November 2008
THE DRAFT APPRENTICESHIPS BILL
Publication of the Committee's Fourth Report of Session 2007-08
The Children, Schools and Families Committee publishes its Fourth Report (HC 1082)
at 00.01 am on Friday 5 December 2008:
The Draft Apprenticeships Bill
Hard copies of the Report and evidence will be sent by post to witnesses on Thursday 4 December. Electronic embargoed copies can be supplied to Government departments, media and witnesses and will be available from
11.00 am on Thursday 4 December 2008. These should be requested in advance by emailing the Committee Assistant,
Miss Susan Ramsay.
The Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee has conducted a separate inquiry into the Draft Bill and will also be publishing a Report,
Pre-legislative Scrutiny of the Draft Apprenticeships Bill
, HC 1062-I, Session 2007-08,
at 00.01 am on 5 December 2008. Embargoed copies will be available
from 11.00am on Thursday 4 December. For full details see the IUSS Committee's webpages on the Parliamentary website,
Embargoed hard copies of both Reports will be placed in the Press Gallery, House of Commons,
for 11.00am on Thursday 4 December. All media enquiries should be addressed to
Rebecca Jones, on 020 7219 5693/07917 488549.
Both reports can also be ordered from The Stationery Office (tel: 0845 702 3474) or from the Parliamentary Bookshop (020 7219 3890), or can be viewed on the Committees' websites
from 00.01 am on 5 December 2008.