Northern Ireland Affairs Committee: Press Notice

Session 05-06

25 October 2005


Press Notice No 3

PUBLICATION OF GOVERNMENT RESPONSES

The Committee will be publishing three Government Responses at midday on Friday 28 October 2005:

Air Transport Services in Northern Ireland:

Government Response to the Committee’s Eighth Report of Session 2004-05

The Government Response to the Committee’s Eighth Report of Session 2004-05 will be published as the Committee’s Fifth Special Report of Session 2004-05 (HC 529).

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Ways of Dealing with Northern Ireland’s Past: Interim Report - Victims and Survivors

Government Response to the Committee’s Tenth Report of Session 2004-05

The Government Response to the Committee’s Tenth Report of Session 2004-05 will be published as the Committee’s Sixth Special Report of Session 2004-05 (HC 530).

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The Functions of the Northern Ireland Policing Board

Responses by the Government and the Northern Ireland Policing Board to the Committee’s Seventh Report of Session 2004-05

The Government Response to the Committee’s Seventh Report of Session 2004-05 will be published as the Committee’s Seventh Special Report of Session 2004-05 (H 531).

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On Friday 28 October limited copies can be obtained upon request from the Northern Ireland Affairs Committee.  Copies of the Special Reports will be sent to all those who submitted evidence  to the inquiry.  The Special Reports can be viewed on the Committee's website from approximately 3.30 pm at:

www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/northern_ireland_affairs.cfm

Committee staff may be contacted on 020 7219 2172

NOTE FOR EDITORS:  The Committee is appointed under Standing Order No. 152 of the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Northern Ireland Office and associated public bodies.  It has the power to send for persons, papers and records.

The Committee will issue further details of its programme of work in due course.


The Committee Members are:- Sir Patrick Cormack, MP (Chairman) (Conservative, South Staffordshire), Mr David Anderson, MP (Labour, Blaydon), Gordon Banks, MP (Labour, Ochil and South Perthshire), Mr Gregory Campbell, MP (Democratic Unionist Party, East Londonderry), Rosie Cooper, MP (Labour, West Lancashire), Mr Christopher Fraser, MP (Conservative, South West Norfolk), Mr John Grogan, MP (Labour, Selby), Mr Stephen Hepburn, MP (Labour, Jarrow), Lady Hermon, MP (Ulster Unionist Party, North Down), Meg Hillier, MP (Labour/Co-op, Hackney South and Shoreditch), Dr Alasdair McDonnell, MP (SDLP, Belfast South), Stephen Pound, MP (Labour, Ealing North), Sammy Wilson, MP (Democratic Unionist Party, East Antrim)