Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2003-04
15 October 2004 Government Replies to Committee Reports:

15 October 2004 Government Replies to Committee Reports:
GM Planting Regime
Reform on the Sugar Regime
Bovine TB

The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee has received replies from the Government to several of its Reports:

• Eleventh Report of Session 2003-04, GM Planting Regime, which was published on 8 July  2004 as HC 607

• Twelfth Report of Session 2003-04, Reform of the Sugar Regime, which was published on 10 July  2004 as HC 550, and

• Thirteenth Report of Session 2003-04, Bovine TB, which was published on 13 July 2004 as HC 638.

The Committee will publish these replies as its Fifteenth, Sixteenth and Seventeenth Special Reports of Session 2003-04:

• Fifteenth Special Report of Session 2003-04, GM Planting Regime: Government Reply to the Committee’s Report (HC 1128)

• Sixteenth Special Report of Session 2003-04, Reform of the Sugar Regime: Government Reply to the Committee’s Report (HC 1129), and

• Seventeenth Special Report of Session 2003-04, Bovine TB: Government Reply to the Committee’s Report (HC 1130).

The Special Reports will be published at 11am on Wednesday 20 October 2004. Copies will be made available to members of the press and to witnesses who received copies of the original report. The Report will be available in the following ways:

• Members of the media can collect them from the Press Gallery, House of Commons.

• Copies of the Reports may be obtained, on publication, from the usual outlets, including The Parliamentary Bookshop and The Stationery Office.

• The Reports will be posted on the internet at approximately 3.30 pm on 20 October, and will be accessible via the Committee’s homepage.

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