Formal Minutes

Wednesday 29 March 2006

Members present:

Mr Jimmy Hood, in the Chair
Michael Connarty
Jim Dobbin
Mr David Hamilton
Mr David Heathcoat-Amory

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 2.23 read and agreed to.

Paragraph 2.24 read, amended and agreed to.

Paragraphs 3.1 to 25 read and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report, as amended, be the Twenty-third Report of the Committee to the House.

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

Draft Report [The Commission’s and Council’s Programmes for 2006], proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.

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

Paragraphs 1 to 15  read and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report be the Twenty-fourth Report of the Committee to the House.

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

The Committee further deliberated.

 [Adjourned till Wednesday 19 April at 2.30 p.m.