International Development Committee Announcement

DRAFT INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT (OFFICIAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE TARGET) BILL: GOVERNMENT RESPONSE TO THE COMMITTEE’S SEVENTH REPORT OF SESSION 2009-10

The International Development Committee published its Seventh Report of Session 2009-10 on the Draft International Development (Official Development Assistance Target) Bill on 23 March 2010 (HC 404).

http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm200910/cmselect/cmintdev/404/404.pdf

The Government’s Response has been published today as a Command Paper (Cm 7866), and is available via the following URL:

 http://www.official-documents.gov.uk/document/cm78/7866/7866.pdf

FURTHER INFORMATION:

Committee Membership is as follows: Malcolm Bruce MP (Chairman, Lib Dem), John Battle MP (Lab), Hugh Bayley MP (Lab), John Bercow MP (Con), Richard Burden MP (Lab), Mr Stephen Crabb MP (Con), Mr Mark Hendrick MP (Lab/Co-op), Daniel Kawczynski MP (Con), Mr Virendra Sharma (Lab), Mr Marsha Singh MP (Lab), Andrew Stunell MP (Lib Dem).

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