23 April 2003

Budget 2003 and Aviation - Evidence Session

Budget 2003 and Aviation - Evidence Session

The Budget for 2003 was published on Wednesday 9 April.   The Environmental Audit Committee will again this year be considering the environmental impacts of the measures contained in the Budget and the progress the Treasury is making in developing a strategy to underpin the Statement of Intent on Environmental Taxation, with particular focus on aviation.

The Committee will be taking evidence from the Economic Secretary of the Treasury, John Healey MP, on Wednesday 30th April at 10.00 am.      

This session will take place in a Committee Room in the House of Commons.  It is 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.