Health Committee

No 29, Session 2002‒03                                 12 June 2003


PUBLICATION OF REPORTS:

THE CONTROL OF ENTRY REGULATIONS AND RETAIL PHARMACY SERVICES IN THE UK

The Health Committee will publish its Fifth Report of Session 2002-03 on The Control of Entry Regulations and Retail Pharmacy Services in the UK (HC 571) on Tuesday 17 June at 00.01 am.  No press conference will be held.

Confidential advance copies of the report, which will be embargoed until 00.01 am on Tuesday 17 June, will be available for collection on Monday 16 June between 12.00 noon and 1.00 pm from the reception desk at Westminster House, 7 Millbank, London SW1.

Advance copies of the report will also be made available to the Press from the Press Gallery, House of Commons at 12.00 noon on Monday 16 June.

PROVISION OF MATERNITY SERVICES

The Health Committee will publish its Fourth Report of Session 2002-03 on Provision of Maternity Services (HC 464-I) on Wednesday 18 June at 00.01 am.  A press conference will be held at 9.30 am that morning in Committee Room 6, House of Commons.

Confidential advance copies of the report, which will be embargoed until 00.01 am on Wednesday 18 June, will be available for collection on Tuesday 17 June between 12.00 noon and 1.00 pm from the reception desk at Westminster House, 7 Millbank, London SW1.

Volume 2 of the Report, which will contain the Minutes of Evidence and Appendices, will be published at 11.00 am on Wednesday 18 June, as HC 464-II. Please note that there will be no advance copies of this volume and no circulation from the Committee Office.

Advance copies of the report will also be made available to the Press from the Press Gallery, House of Commons at 12.00 noon on Tuesday 17 June.

THE VICTORIA CLIMBI INQUIRY

The Health Committee will publish its Sixth Report of Session 2002-03 on The Victoria Climbi© Inquiry (HC 570) on Wednesday 25 June at 00.01 am.  A press conference will be held at 11.00am that morning in Committee Room 16, House of Commons.

Confidential advance copies of the report, which will be embargoed until 00.01 am on Wednesday 25 June, will be available for collection on Tuesday 24 June between 12.00 noon and 1.00 pm from the reception desk at Westminster House, 7 Millbank, London SW1.

Advance copies of the report will also be made available to the Press from the Press Gallery, House of Commons at 12.00 noon on Tuesday 24 June.

Please present this Press Notice as identification; a signature will be required.

Witnesses' copies will be posted to them.

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The Health Committee is a Select Committee of the House of Commons.  It is appointed under Standing Order No 152 to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Department of Health and associated public bodies.  The Committee has power to send for persons, papers and records.