Quadripartite Committee: Formal Minutes


The Defence, Foreign Affairs, International Development and Trade and Industry Committees met concurrently, pursuant to Standing Order No. 137A.

Members present

Defence Committee:
James Arbuthnot
Mr David S Borrow
Linda Gilroy
Robert Key

Foreign Affairs Committee:
Mike Gapes
Paul Keetch
Sir John Stanley

International Development Committee:
Malcolm Bruce
Richard Burden

Trade and Industry Committee:
Roger Berry
Peter Luff
Judy Mallaber

1.Roger Berry was called to the Chair in accordance with Standing Order No. 137A(1)(d).

2.The Committees deliberated in accordance with Standing Order No. 137A(1)(b).

3. Strategic Export Controls

Mr David Hayes, Rolls-Royce plc and the Export Group for Aerospace and Defence, Mr Brinley Salzmann, Defence Manufacturers Association, Ms Bernadette Peers, Strategic Shipping Company Ltd, and Mr David Wilson, EDS Defence Ltd gave oral evidence.

[Defence Committee Adjourned till Monday 24 April at Two o'clock
Foreign Affairs Committee Adjourned till Wednesday 19 April at Two o'clock
International Development Committee Adjourned till Tuesday 25 April at a quarter to Ten o'clock
Trade and Industry Committee Adjourned till Tuesday 25 April at half past Ten o'clock]