Thursday 24 January 2008
Sir Stuart Bell, in the Chair
Mr Crispin Blunt
Mr Frank Doran
Mr Robert Key
Mr Tommy McAvoy
1. ADMINISTRATION ESTIMATE: FINAL OUTTURN FOR 2007-08 AND SUPPLEMENTARY ESTIMATE
The Committee took note that a supplementary estimate for administration of up to £5.2 million resources may be sought.
2. CARBON OFFSETTING
The Committee took note of the House's carbon offset payment for 2006/07 and agreed that the House should continue to make its annual carbon offset payments under the DEFRA scheme.
3. FUNDING FOR GERALD SCARFE EXHIBITION
On the recommendation of the Administration Committee, the Finance and Services Committee approved funding for the proposal to hold an exhibition of Scarfe's political caricatures in Portcullis House in September and October 2008.
[Adjourned till Thursday 28 February 2008 at 9.45 am.