Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2005-06

Thursday 2 March 2006

Thursday 2 March 2006

Government Response to Committee Report:

Defra's Departmental Annual Report 2005

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has received a response from the Government to the following report:

Fourth Report of Session 2005-06, The Departmental Annual Report 2005, which was published on 20 December 2005 as HC 693-I.

The Committee will publish this reply as its Fifth Special Report of Session 2005-06 (HC 966) on Wednesday 8 March 2006 at 11.00 am.  There will be no advance copies of the Special Report.

Copies will be made available to media representatives and to witnesses who received copies of the original reports. The Report will be available in the following ways:

- Media representatives can collect the Report from the Press Gallery, House of Commons.

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

- The Report will be posted on the Parliamentary internet after 11am on 8 March, and will be accessible via the Committee's homepage.



Further details of the Committee can be found at the Committee's homepage at: www.parliament.uk/efracom

Media Enquiries: Laura Kibby - Tel: 020 7219 0718, Mob: 079174 88557, Email: [email protected]

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