Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2003-04
12 March 2004 Gangmasters: Revised programme of oral evidence

12 March 2004 Gangmasters: Revised programme of oral evidence

The Committee has amended the timetable of oral evidence that it has decided to hear in its follow up to its previous report into gangmasters. The sessions of oral evidence will be organised as follows:

Tuesday 16 March (2.30pm)

Jim Sheridan MP, Geraldine Smith MP, Transport and General Workers Union;
Association of Chief Police Officers;
Zad Padda, Fusion Personnel

Tuesday 23 March(9.40am)

Lord Whitty, Parliamentary Under Secretary, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Tuesday 23 March (11.35)

Beverley Hughes MP, Minister of State, Home Office, and
Chris Pond MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary, Department for Work and Pensions

The evidence sessions will be held in Portcullis House at Westminster. Further information can be obtained from the Clerk of the Committee on 020 7219 3263.

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References

The Committee's previous report was titled Gangmasters (Fourteenth Report, HC (2002-03) 691). A press notice was issued alongside the report (18 September 2003). A Government Reply  was published on 17 December 2003. All of these documents are available via the Committee's website.