Liaison Committee: Press Notice

22 May 2008

PUBLICATION OF GOVERNMENT RESPONSES:
Pre-appointment hearings by select committees and The work of committees in 2007

On Monday 2 June 2008 the Liaison Committee will publish the Government Responses to its reports on Pre-appointment hearings by select committees and on The work of committees in 2007. Both will be available from 11am. Details of these Reports are as follows:

First Special Report of Session 2007-08, Pre-appointment hearings by select committees: Government Response to the Committee’s First Report of Session 2007-08, HC 594.  This contains a list of 60 posts identified for this process which has been developed in discussion with the Committee.

Second Special Report of Session 2007-08, The work of committees in 2007: Government Response to the Committee’s Third Report of Session 2007-08, HC 595.

Copies of these Special Reports can be ordered from The Stationery Office (Tel: 0845 702 3474) or from the Parliamentary Bookshop (Tel: 020 7219 3890) or they can be viewed on our website from the day of publication on the Liaison Committee's reports page

NOTE FOR EDITORS:
The Committee is appointed to consider general matters relating to the work of select committees; to advise the House of Commons Commission on select committees; to choose select committee reports for debate in the House; and to hear evidence from the Prime Minister on matters of public policy.

FURTHER INFORMATION:
Media Enquiries: Jessica Bridges Palmer, Tel 020 7219 0724, email: [email protected] 

Specific Committee Information:  Tel 020 7219 5675/2712, email: [email protected]

Committee Website: www.parliament.uk/liaisoncom

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