Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Session 2002-03
20 June 2003 GOVERNMENT REPLIES


Session 2002-03
20 June 2003 GOVERNMENT REPLIES

(1) Rural Payments Agency

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has received a reply from the Government to its Sixth Report of Session 2002-03, the Rural Payments Agency,  which was published on 8 April 2003.

The Committee will publish the reply as its Seventh Special Report of Session 2002-03, Rural Payments Agency: Government Reply to the Committee's Report (HC 830, Session 2002-03).

(2) Badgers and Bovine TB

The Committee has received a reply from the Government to its Seventh Report of Session 2002-03, Badgers and Bovine TB, which was published on 9 April 2003.

The Committee will publish the reply as its Eighth Special Report of Session 2002-03, Badgers and Bovine TB: Government Reply to the Committee's Report (HC 831, Session 2002-03).


Both Special Reports will be published on Tuesday 24 June at 11.00 am and will be available on the Internet from approximately 3.30 pm on that day via the Committee's homepage.

Copies will be posted to all witnesses who received copies of the original report. They will also be available in the House of Commons Press Gallery (on 24 June at 11.00 am), from The Stationery Office bookshops and other usual outlets.


Further details of the Committee, including its current membership, can be found on the Committee's homepage.  Information about the Committee can also be obtained from 020 7219 3262.