Communities and Local Government Committee: Press Notice

Session 2006-07 15 October 2007




Local Government Finance: Council Tax Benefit

Publication of the Government's Response

Publication of the Government’s response on Local Government Finance: Council Tax Benefit

The Government’s response to the Committee’s Eighth Report of Session 2006-7 will be published as the Committee’s First Special Report of Session 2006-7 (HC 1037).

The Committee will be publishing the Government Response at midday on Monday 15 October 2007.

Copies can be obtained upon request from the Communities and Local Government Committee. Copies of the Special Report will be sent to all those who submitted evidence to the inquiry. The Special Report can be viewed on the Committee’s website from approximately 2pm on 15 October at: www.parliament.uk/clgcom.

If you wish to receive a copy of the report please contact the Committee on 0207 219 1353.

NOTES FOR EDITORS

The Communities and Local Government Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration, and policy of the Department for Communities and Local Government and its associated bodies.

The current membership of the Communities and Local Government Committee is as follows: Dr Phyllis Starkey MP (Chair, Lab), Sir Paul Beresford MP (Con), Mr Clive Betts MP (Lab), John Cummings MP (Lab), Martin Horwood MP (Lib Dem), Mr Greg Hands MP (Con), Anne Main MP (Con), Mr Bill Olner MP (Lab), Dr John Pugh MP (Lib Dem), Emily Thornberry MP (Lab), David Wright MP (Lab).