Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister Press Notice

Session 2004-05  30 November 2004




THE ROLE AND EFFECTIVENESS OF THE STANDARDS BOARD FOR ENGLAND

FIRST EVIDENCE SESSION

The Urban Affairs Sub-committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions will be hearing evidence for its inquiry into The Role and Effectiveness of the Standards Board for England on the following date:

All times are approximate:

Monday 6 December

4.15 pm

London Borough of Hackney

Haverhill Town Council

Birmingham City Council

4.45 pm

South Ribble Borough Council’s Standards Committee

City of Durham Standards Committee

Northamptonshire County Council’s Standards Committee

5.15 pm

National Association for Local Councils (NALC)

Association of Council Secretaries and Solicitors

5.45 pm

Local Government Association (LGA)

A final evidence session for this inquiry will be held on 17 January 2005.

The evidence session will take place in public, unless otherwise decided by the Committee, in a Committee Room at the House of Commons.  Those wishing to attend the meeting should check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.

If you would  like a copy of any House of Commons publications, and did not submit written or oral evidence to the relevant inquiry, then you may purchase them from The Stationery Office, General enquiries tel no.0870 600 5522, or access them via the Committee homepage on the Internet: http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/cmodpm.htm

Contact: Haidee Brockway, 020 7219 6755