Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2006-07

28 June 2007


28 June 2007

Draft Climate Change Bill: Report to be published

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has agreed a Report on the Draft Climate Change Bill.

The Report will be published on Wednesday 4 July 2007 at 00.01am. Advance copies of the Report will be available under embargo from 11.00am on Tuesday 3 July.

Volume II, containing the oral and written evidence, will be published on Thursday 5 July 2007 at 11.00am.

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Advance copies of the Report will be available to witnesses and media representatives from 11.00am on Tuesday 3 July. These copies will be embargoed until 00.01am on Wednesday 4 July. Advance copies of the Report will be available in the following ways:

€ Media representatives can collect them from the Press Gallery, House of Commons.

€ They will be sent by post to all witnesses (including those who submitted written evidence), or, if preferred, they can be collected either by witnesses or by their representatives between 11.00am and 11.30am on Tuesday 3 July, from Westminster House, 7 Millbank, London.

€ On 4 July the Report will also be available from the usual outlets, including the Parliamentary Bookshop and Stationery Office outlets (reference: Fifth Report of the Committee, Session 2006-07, HC 534-I).

€ The Report will be posted on the internet on 4 July and will be accessible via the Committee's homepage.

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NOTES FOR EDITORS

Further details about the Committee, and this inquiry, can be found on the Committee's website at: http://www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environment__food_and_rural_affairs/efra_draft_climate_change_bill.cfm

Information about the Draft Bill can be found at: http://www.defra.gov.uk/news/latest/2007/climate-0313.htm