17 October 2007
PASC TO HEAR FROM PARLIAMENTARY OMBUDSMAN
The Public Administration Select Committee will tomorrow be holding the latest in its regular hearings on the work of the Parliamentary Ombudsman,
Ann Abraham. The session follows the publication of the Ombudsman's Annual Report for 2006-07, containing detailed analysis of her performance and priorities.
Subjects for discussion may include the Ombudsman's latest report into Tax Credits, her continuing dissatisfaction with Continuing Care in the NHS, and her relationship with other complaints handling bodies such as the Healthcare Commission. This session also allows an opportunity to look at the overall performance of the Ombudsman's office.
The session will take place in the
Grimond Room, Portcullis House on
Thursday 18 October at
Committee Membership: Tony Wright (Chairman) (Lab) (Cannock Chase), Mr David Burrowes (Con) (Enfield, Southgate), Paul Flynn (Lab) (Newport West), David Heyes (Lab) (Ashton under Lyne), Kelvin Hopkins (Lab) (Luton North), Mr Ian Liddell-Grainger (Con) (Bridgewater), Julie Morgan (Lab) (Cardiff North), Mr Gordon Prentice (Lab) (Pendle), Paul Rowen (Lib Dem) (Rochdale), Charles Walker (Con) (Broxbourne), Jenny Willott (Lib Dem) (Cardiff Central)
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