Northern Ireland Affairs Committee

Session 2002-2003

1 May 2003


GOVERNMENT RESPONSE TO THE FOURTH REPORT ON THE CONTROL OF FIREARMS IN NORTHERN IRELAND AND THE PROPOSED DRAFT FIREARMS (NORTHERN IRELAND) ORDER 2002

Publication of Government Response

The Government's Response to the Committee's Fourth Report on the Control of Firearms in Northern Ireland and the Proposed Draft Firearms (Northern Ireland) Order 2002, HC 67-1, Session 2002-03, will be published as the Committee's Fourth Special Report, HC 677, at 11.00am on Thursday 8 May 2003.

Limited copies can be obtained  upon request from the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee or viewed on the Committee's website from approximately 3.30 pm on the day of publication at: www.parliament.uk/commons/selcom/niahome.htm.

Copies will be available from the Press Gallery, House of Commons. On this occasion the Committee has decided not to hold a  press conference.