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INNOVATION, UNIVERSITIES, SCIENCE AND SKILLS COMMITTEE

12 February 2009
No. 16 (08-09)


GOVERNMENT RESPONSE
PRE-LEGISLATIVE SCRUTINY OF THE DRAFT APPRENTICESHIPS BILL


The Innovation, Universities, Science and Skills Committee will publish its First Special Report of Session 2008-09, Pre-legislative Scrutiny of the Draft Apprenticeships Bill: Government Response to the Seventh Report from the Committee, Session 2007-08, (HC 262) at 11.00 am on Thursday 19 February 2009.

The Children, Schools and Families Committee conducted a separate inquiry into the Draft Bill and will be publishing the Government Response to its Report, on Wednesday 18 February 2009 at 12.00noon (HC 259).  For full details, see the Children, Schools and Families Committee website.

There will be no embargoed copies of the Report.

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The text of both Reports will be available on the respective Committees'  website from the time of publication.

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