Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2005-06

17 October 2005


Government Responses to Committee Reports:

The future for UK fishing
Climate change: looking forward
Progress on the use of pesticides: the Voluntary Initiative

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has received responses from the Government to the above reports published by the Committee in Session 2004-05. Details of the responses are set out in the table below.

Sixth Report: The future for UK fishing (HC 122, 2004-05)
Government Response to be published by the Committee as the First Report of Session 2005-06, HC 532

Ninth Report: Climate Change: looking forward (HC 130-I, 2004-05)
Government Response to be published by the Committee as the Second Special Report of Session 2005-06, HC 533

Eighth Report: Progress on the use of pesticides: the Voluntary Initiative (HC 258, 2004-05)
Government Response to be published by the Committee as the Third Special Report of Session 2005-06, HC 534

All the above Reports will be published at 11am on Wednesday 19 October 2005. Copies will be made available to members of the press and to witnesses who received copies of the original reports. The Reports will be available in the following ways:

• Members of the media can collect the Reports from the Press Gallery, House of Commons.

• Copies of the Reports may be obtained, on publication, from the usual outlets, including The Parliamentary Bookshop and The Stationery Office.

• The Reports will be posted on the Parliamentary internet at approximately 3.30 pm on 19 October, and will be accessible via the Committee's homepage.