Lords Science and Technology Committee

Press Notices


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All Press Notices published by the House of Lords' Science and Technology Select Committee up to 16 May 2002.



Date Inquiry Announcement
25 March 2010 Radioactive Waste Management: a further update GREATER URGENCY REQUIRED IN MANAGEMENT OF RADIOACTIVE WASTE
8 January 2010 Nanotechnologies and Food LORDS SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE CRITICISES THE FOOD INDUSTRY FOR FAILING TO BE TRANSPARENT ABOUT ITS RESEARCH INTO THE USES OF NANOTECHNOLOGIES
5 August 2009 Setting Science and Technology Research Funding Priorities LORDS SCIENCE COMMITTEE TO INVESTIGATE SCIENCE RESEARCH FUNDING PRIORITIES
28 July 2009 Pandemic Influenza LORDS' SCIENCE COMMITTEE PUBLISH FOLLOW-UP REPORT ON PANDEMIC FLU
7 July 2009 Genomic Medicine ADVANCES IN GENOMIC MEDICINE WILL MEAN MASSIVE CHANGES FOR THE NHS IT IS NOW TIME TO PREPARE FOR THEM - LORDS SCIENCE COMMITTEE
3 February 2009 Nanotechnologies and Food LORDS SCIENCE COMMITTEE TO INVESTIGATE NANOTECHNOLOGIES AND FOOD
6 October 2008 Personal Internet Security HOUSE OF LORDS TO DEBATE INTERNET SECURITY €“ GOVERNMENT WILL RESPOND TO SCIENCE COMMITTEE€™S CRITICISMS
20 August 2008 Waste Reduction GOVERNMENT EFFORTS TO REDUCE WASTE SHOULD FOCUS MORE ON COMPANIES AND PUBLIC SECTOR ORGANISATIONS NOT INDIVIDUALS €“ LORDS SCIENCE COMMITTEE
13 August 2008 Systematics and Taxonomy ABSENCE OF GOVERNMENT LEADERSHIP IS DAMAGING THE HEALTH OF SYSTEMATICS AND TAXONOMY IN THE UK
8 July 2008 Personal Internet Security: Follow-up LORDS SCIENCE COMMITTEE CALLS FOR LEGISLATION TO UNDERPIN BANKS€™ LIABILITY FOR CUSTOMER LOSSES FROM E-CRIME
19 May 2008 Air Travel and Health LORDS SCIENCE COMMITTEE PUBLISH COMMENTARY ON GOVERNMENT€™S RESPONSE TO AIR TRAVEL AND HEALTH REPORT
28 February 2008 Genomic Medicine LORDS SCIENCE COMMITTEE TO INVESTIGATE GENOMIC MEDICINE
18 December 2007 Systematic Biology Research and Taxonomy LORDS SCIENCE COMMITTEE LAUNCH FOLLOW-UP INQUIRY ON BIODIVERSITY
12 December 2007 Air Travel and Health: an Update LORDS SCIENCE COMMITTEE CALL FOR AIRCRAFT LEG ROOM BE INCREASED TO AT LEAST 28 INCHES AND EXTRA TAX ON PREMIUM ECONOMY SCRAPPED
27 November 2007 Allergy GOVERNMENT€™S POSITIVE RESPONSE TO ALLERGY INQUIRY WELCOME €“ BARONESS FINLAY
30 October 2007 Personal Internet Security GOVERNMENT FAILS TO UNDERSTAND THREAT TO INTERNET €“ LORDS SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE
26 September 2007 Allergy NEW NETWORK OF NHS SPECIALIST ALLERGY CENTRES NEEDED
10 August 2007 Personal Internet Security GOVERNMENT MUST ACT NOW TO MAINTAIN CONFIDENCE IN THE INTERNET
3 June 2007 Radioactive Waste Management GOVERNMENT PROPOSALS ON MANAGING RADIOACTIVE WASTE 'INCOHERENT AND OPAQUE'
14 May 2007 Air Travel and Health LORDS SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE TO RE-EXAMINE AIR TRAVEL AND HEALTH
12 January 2007 Internet Security BETTER EDUCATION AND MAKING CHILD PROTECTION A NATIONAL POLICING PRIORITY VITAL TO PROTECT KIDS ONLINE, LORDS TOLD
11 January 2007 Water Management LORDS COMMITTEE CRITICISE GOVERNMENT RESPONSE ON WATER MANAGEMENT
16 November 2006 Science and Heritage THE UK€™S CULTURAL HERITAGE UNDER THREAT - PEERS WARN
5 November 2006 Science Teaching in Schools UK SCIENCE UNDER THREAT FROM SEVERE SHORTAGE OF PROPERLY QUALIFIED TEACHERS, PEERS WARN
27 July 2006 Allergy Lords Committee launch inquiry into allergy
28 July 2006 Personal Internet Security Lords Committee to investigate personal internet security
6 June 2006 Water Management GOVERNMENT MUST RECOGNISE NEED FOR INCREASED INVESTMENT IN NEW WATER RESOURCES, WARN LORDS
22 March 2006 Ageing: Scientific Aspects Follow-up GOVERNMENT€™S ATTITUDE TO AGEING DISAPPOINTINGLY DEFENSIVE, SAY LORDS
20 December 2005 Science and Heritage LORDS INQUIRY TO EXAMINE SCIENCE AND HERITAGE
28 October 2005 Pandemic Influenza LORDS SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE TO QUESTION HEALTH MINISTER AND UN 'FLU CZAR'
20 October 2005 Pandemic Influenza LORDS TO QUESTION VACCINE INDUSTRY AND HEALTH PROTECTION AGENCY ABOUT FLU PREPARATIONS
12 October 2005 The UK's contingency planning for a possible outbreak of pandemic influenza HOW WELL IS THE UK PREPARING FOR A POSSIBLE FLU PANDEMIC? ASK LORDS COMMITTEE
21 July 2005 Water management Lords inquiry to examine water management
21 July 2005 Ageing: Scientific Aspects Science can make old age a better time, say lords
15 July 2005 Energy Efficiency Clear up the energy efficiency muddle, urge lords
11 January 2005 Radioactive Waste Management Lords radioactive waste management debate
13 December 2004 Science & Technology Committee Science and technology: new chairman for lords committee
10 December 2004 Radioactive Waste Management Radioactive waste management: lords condemn government delays
13 October 2004 Radioactive Waste Management Lords committee to question minister over radioactive waste
20 July 2004 Scientific Aspects of Ageing Lords inquiry to examine the scientific aspects of ageing
15 July 2004 Renewable Energy GOVERNMENT WILL NOT HIT TARGETS FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY, SAY LORDS
22 July 2004 Energy Efficiency Lords inquiry to examine energy efficiency
30 June 2004 Science and Treaties International Treaty must be Implemented, say Lords
18 July 2003 The Practicalities of Developing Renewable Energy LORDS ASK HOW WILL UK MEET ITS GREENER ENERGY TARGETS?
18 July 2003 Fighting Infection DEFENCES TO FIGHT INFECTION NEED REINFORCING
16 January 2003 Science and the Regional Development Agencies (RDAs) LORDS CALL FOR EVIDENCE ON SCIENCE AND THE REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT AGENCIES
30 July 2002 Fighting Infection NEW LORDS SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY SUB-COMMITTEE ON FIGHTING INFECTION CALLS FOR EVIDENCE
16 May 2002 Systematic Biology SCIENTISTS VITAL TO CONSERVATION IN DANGER OF EXTINCTION WARN LORDS
9 May 2002 Systematic Biology A DECADE AFTER THE EARTH SUMMIT, LORDS REPORT ASKS IS THE SCIENCE UNDERPINNING CONSERVATION IN DANGER OF EXTINCTION?