Environmental Audit Committee

Thursday 28 February 2008


Announcement of Publication

Environmental Audit Committee's First Special Report of Session 2007-08:

Government Response to the Committee's Ninth Report of Session 2006-07: The structure of Government and the challenge of climate change

The Government Response to the Committee's Ninth Report of Session 2006-07: The structure of Government and the challenge of climate change will be published as the Committee's First Special Report of Session 2007-08, HC 276, at 11.00am on Monday 3 March 2008.

Copies of the Report will be sent electronically to all those who gave written or oral evidence to the Committee's original inquiry.

Once the Report has been published, copies can be obtained from TSO outlets and from the Parliamentary Bookshop, 12 Bridge Street, Parliament Square, London SW1A 2JX (020 7219 3890) by quoting House of Commons No. 276.

The text of the Report will be available on the Committee's Internet homepage from 11.30am approximately, on Tuesday 4 March 2008: www.parliament.uk/eacom

Contact details

Press enquiries:

Laura Kibby 020 7219 0718

Other enquiries:

Gordon Clarke 020 7219 0248

Notes for Editors

Details of all the Committee's press releases together with its Reports, oral evidence and other publications, are available on the Committee's website at: www.parliament.uk/eacom

The Environmental Audit Committee

Under the terms of the Standing Order No. 152A the Environmental Audit Committee is to consider to what extent the policies and programmes of government departments and non-departmental public bodies contribute to environmental protection and sustainable development: to audit their performance against such targets as may be set for them by her Majesty's Ministers; and to report thereon to the House. The Committee was set up on 13 July 2005.