SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE

No. 33 of Session 2004-05 16 March 2005

PUBLICATION OF REPORT

THE WORK OF RESEARCH COUNCILS UK

The Science and Technology Committee will publish its Sixth Report of Session 2004-05, The Work of Research Councils UK  (HC 219), at 11.00am on Wednesday 23 March 2005.  Embargoed copies will not no be available in advance.

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Notes for Editors

• 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.

Membership of the Committee

Dr Ian Gibson (Lab, Norwich North) (Chairman)
Mr Tony McWalter (Lab, Hemel Hempstead)
Paul Farrelly (Lab, Newcastle-under-Lyme)
Dr Andrew Murrison (Con, Westbury)
Dr Evan Harris (Lib Dem, Oxford West & Abingdon)
Geraldine Smith (Lab, Morecambe and Lunesdale)
Kate Hoey (Lab, Vauxhall)
Bob Spink (Con, Castle Point)
Dr Brian Iddon (Lab, Bolton South East)
Dr Desmond Turner (Lab, Brighton Kemptown)
Mr Robert Key (Con, Salisbury)