Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2007-08

17 July 2008


REPORT TO BE PUBLISHED: Badgers and cattle TB: the final report of the Independent Scientific Group on cattle TB: Government Response to the Fourth Report from the Committee, Session 2007-08

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

€ Fourth Report of Session 2007-08, Badgers and cattle TB: the final report of the Independent Scientific Group on cattle TB, which was published on 27 February as HC 130-I.

The Committee has agreed a substantive Report entitled Badgers and cattle TB: the final report of the Independent Scientific Group on cattle TB: Government Response to the Fourth Report from the Committee, Session 2007-08.

The Report will be published on Wednesday 23 July 2008 at 00:01. Advance copies of the Report will be available under embargo from 11.00 on Tuesday 22 July.

Copies of the Report (HC 1010 07-08) will be available in the following ways:

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

€ They will be sent by post to all witnesses or, if preferred, they may be collected on publication either by witnesses or by their representatives between 11.00 and 11.30 on Tuesday 22 July, from 7 Millbank, London.

€ 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 on publication, and will be accessible via the Committee's homepage.

NOTES TO EDITORS:

1. Further details about this inquiry can be found at:

http://www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environment__food_and_rural_affairs/efra_bovine_tb_follow_up.cfm

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