Press Notice 6, Session 04-05

Quadripartite Committee

STRATEGIC EXPORT CONTROLS: NEXT EVIDENCE SESSION

Date and Venue

Time

Witnesses

Wednesday 12 January 2005, Cttee Room 15 Palace of Westminster (room subject to change)

9.45 a.m.

Rt Hon Jack Straw MP, Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs, and officials

NOTES TO EDITORS:

1. The ‘Quadripartite Committee’ consists of four Committees that meet together to consider controls on strategic exports, including weapons: the Defence, Foreign Affairs, International Development and Trade and Industry Committees. The Chairman for these meetings is Roger Berry MP, a Member of the Trade and Industry Committee. Details of the membership of the four Committees can be found on the parliamentary website at www.parliament.uk

2. News Release: Quadripartite Committee - No. 2; International Development Committee No. 6

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