Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2006-07

5 July 2007


5 July 2007

Report to be published: Implementation of the Environmental Liability Directive

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has agreed a Report on the Implementation of the Environmental Liability Directive.

The Report will be published on Thursday 12 July 2007 at 00.01am. Advance copies of the Report will be available under embargo from 11.00am on Wednesday 11 July.

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Advance copies of the Report will be available to witnesses and media representatives from 11.00am on Wednesday 11 July. These copies will be embargoed until 00.01am on Thursday 12 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 Wednesday 11 July, from Westminster House, 7 Millbank, London.

€ On 12 July the Report will also be available from the usual outlets, including the Parliamentary Bookshop and Stationery Office outlets (reference: Sixth Report of the Committee, Session 2006-07, HC 694).

€ The Report will be posted on the internet on 12 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_environmental_liability_directive.cfm

Information about the Directive can be found at: http://www.defra.gov.uk/environment/liability/index.htm