Environmental Audit Committee

19 January 2004 THE SUB-COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENTAL CRIME


19 January 2004 THE SUB-COMMITTEE ON ENVIRONMENTAL CRIME

ENVIRONMENTAL CRIME AND THE COURTS

EVIDENCE SESSION

Thursday 22 January 2004

The Sub-Committee will be taking evidence from:

10:15am:  Mr Ric Navarro, Director of Legal Services and Mr David Stott, Chief Prosecutor, from the Environment Agency

This will form part of its inquiry into Environmental Crime: Environmental Crime and the Courts, announced in a press release on 12 December 2003 .

This session will be open to the public on a first come, first served basis.  Room allocations are subject to change at short notice.  Please call the Committee Information Line on: 020 7219 2033 for confirmation nearer the time.

Notes for Editors

1. The EAC's sub-committee will be known as the Sub-Committee on Environmental Crime. Its membership is as follows:

Chairman:     Mr Peter Ainsworth, MP

Mr Colin Challen, MP

Mr Paul Flynn MP

Mrs Helen Clark, MP

Mr Simon Thomas MP

Sue Doughty, MP

2. Details of all the Committee's inquiries, together with its Reports and other publications, are available on the internet at http://www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environmental_audit_committee.cfm