Formal Minutes

Wednesday 2 March 2005

Members present:

Mr Jimmy Hood, in the Chair
Mr William Cash
Mr Michael Connarty
Mr Wayne David
Jim Dobbin
Sandra Osborne
Angus Robertson
John Robertson
Mr Anthony Steen
Mr Bill Tynan

The Committee deliberated.

Draft Report, proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.

Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.

Paragraphs 1.1 to 8.9 read and agreed to.

Paragraph 8.10 read, amended and agreed to.

Paragraphs 8.11 to 12 read and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report be the Tenth Report of the Committee to the House.

Ordered, That the Chairman do make the Report to the House.

Ordered, That the Chairman do report memoranda to the House.

The Committee further deliberated.

[Adjourned till Tuesday 15 March at 2.30 pm