SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE

No. 39 - Session 2003-2004 - 14 May 2004

PUBLICATION OF SPECIAL REPORT

Government Response to the Committee's 2003 Office of Science and Technology Scrutiny Report 

The Science and Technology Committee will publish its Fourth Special Report of Session 2003-04 (HC 588) at 1100 hours on Tuesday 18 May 2004. The Report contains the Government's Response to the Committee's Fourth Report of Session 2003-04, The Office of Science and Technology: Scrutiny Report 2003 (HC 316).

Copies of the Special Report will be available for collection in the reception at 7 Millbank from the time of publication.

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Notes for Editors

1. Under the terms of Standing Order No. 152 the Committee is empowered to examine the "expenditure, policy and administration of the Office of Science and Technology and its associated public bodies". The Committee was appointed on 12 November 2001.

2. The Science and Technology Committee published its Fourth Report of Session 2002-03, The Office of Science and Technology: Scrutiny Report 2003 (HC 316) on 4 March 2004.