Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2006-07

19 July 2007


19 July 2007

Government Response to Committee Report: The Rural Payments Agency and the implementation of the Single Payment Scheme

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

₠Third Report of Session 2006-07, The Rural Payments Agency and the implementation of the Single Payment Scheme, which was published on 29 March 2007 as HC 107-I.

The Government's response will be published as a Special Report on Tuesday 24 July 2007 at 11.00am

Copies of the Special 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 or, if preferred, they may be collected either by witnesses or by their representatives between 11.00am and 11.30am on Tuesday 24 July, from Westminster House, 7 Millbank, London.

₠The Special Report will also be available from the usual outlets, including the Parliamentary Bookshop and‚ Stationery Office outlets (reference: Third Special Report of Session 2006-07 (HC 956)).

₠The Special Report will be posted on the internet on publication on 24 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_rural_payments_agency_2006.cfm

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

Information about the Committee can also be obtained from 020 7219 5774.