Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Formal Minutes

Tuesday 16 May 2006

Members present:

Dr Phyllis Starkey, in the Chair

Sir Paul Beresford

Mr Clive Betts

John Cummings

Greg Hands

Martin Horwood

John Pugh

Oral Evidence Session for the inquiry into the Planning Gain Supplement

Stewart Baseley, Executive Chairman, John Stewart, Director of Economic Affairs, and John Slaughter, Director of External Affairs, Home Builders’ Federation; and

Clive Bates, Head of Environmental Policy, and Mark Southgate, Head of Planning and Local Government, Environment Agency; gave oral evidence.

 [Adjourned till Thursday 18 May at a quarter to One o’clock.