DEF041208 - No. 2 (Quad No. 1)

Session 2004-05, 8 December 2004

'Quadripartite Committee' Evidence Session


'Quadripartite Committee' Evidence Session

STRATEGIC EXPORT CONTROLS

On Wednesday 15 December 2004 in Committee Room 15, (room subject to change), The ‘Quadripartite Committee’ will take evidence from:

At 9.45 am: UK Working Groups on Arms

  • Mr Rob Parker, Campaign Manager, Arms and Security,      Amnesty International UK Section

  • Mr Oliver Sprague, Oxfam GB

  • Mr Andy McLean, Deputy Director, Saferworld

At approximately 10.45 am: Defence Manufacturers’ Export Licensing Group

  • Mr Michael Bell, Export Controls Consultant, BAE Systems

  • Mr Brinley Salzmann, Exports Director, Defence Manufacturers’ Association

  • Mr David Hayes, Export Controls Compliance Manager,     Rolls-Royce plc                                                                              

  • Mr Tim Otter, Vice President, Business Development, Smiths Detection

NOTES TO EDITORS:

1. The ‘Quadripartite Committee’ consists of four Committees that meet together to consider controls on strategic exports, including weapons: the Defence, Foreign Affairs, International Development and Trade and Industry Committees. The Chairman for these meetings is Roger Berry MP, a Member of the Trade and Industry Committee. Details of the membership of the four Committees can be found on the parliamentary website at www.parliament.uk

2. News Release: Quadripartite Committee - No. 1; Defence Committee No. 2

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