Defence Committee Press Notice

Session 2008-09, 8 December 2008

Evidence Session


Cancellation of Evidence Session on Defence Equipment

Please note that the evidence session that was scheduled to take place on Tuesday 9 December 2008, Committee Room 8, Palace of Westminster, with Quentin Davies MP, Under Secretary of State and Minister for Defence Equipment and Support and officials has been postponed and is expected to take place at 10.30 am on Tuesday 16 December 2008, Committee Room 16, Palace of Westminster.

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The Committee was nominated on 13 July 2005. The Defence Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration, and policy of the Ministry of Defence and its associated public bodies.

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