Health Committee Press Notice No 28

24 July 2007
Session 2006-07


The Responsibilities of the Secretary of State for Health - Update


The evidence session with the Secretary of State for Health, announced on 17 July, will start now in public at the later time of 10 am.

Wednesday 25 July
Thatcher Room, Portcullis House

at 10.00 am

Rt Hon Alan Johnson, Secretary of State for Health


This updates Press Notice No 26 of 17 July

Members of the public and representatives of the press will be admitted to these meetings. Meetings may be held either in the Palace of Westminster or Portcullis House, and there are can be last minute changes.

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 the power to send for persons, papers and records.

Please note that the Health Committee is unable to investigate individual cases.