Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Session 2002-03
16 January 2003 MID-TERM REVIEW OF THE COMMON AGRICULTURAL POLICY
COMMITTEE TO PUBLISH ITS REPORT


Session 2002-03
16 January 2003 MID-TERM REVIEW OF THE COMMON AGRICULTURAL POLICY
COMMITTEE TO PUBLISH ITS REPORT

The Committee will publish on Tuesday 21 January at 11.00 am its Report into the Mid-Term Review of the Common Agricultural Policy (Third Report, Session 2002-03, HC151).

The Report, which analyses and responds to the European Commission's Mid-Term Review of the CAP (published in July 2002), is timed to be published in advance of the European Agriculture Council in Brussels on 27 and 28 January.


There will not be a press conference to launch the Report.  However, a press notice will be published on 21 January to accompany the Report.

Copies of the Report will be available from 11.00 am on Tuesday 21 January, in the following ways:

  • Members of the media 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 11.00 am and 12.00 noon on Tuesday, from Westminster House, 7 Millbank, London.

  • The Report will also be available from the usual outlets, including the Stationery Office bookshops (reference: Third Report of the Committee of Session 2002-03, HC151).

  • The Report will be posted on the internet at approximately 3.30 pm on 21 January, and will be accessible via the Committee's homepage.




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.