Select Committee on Science and Technology

No. 60 of Session 2005-06 19 October 2006


The Science and Technology Committee will publish its:

Fifth Special Report of Session 2005-06, Research Council Support for Knowledge Transfer: Government Response to the Committee's Third Report of Session 2005-06 (HC 1653); and

Sixth Special Report of Session 2005-06, Watching the Directives: Scientific Advice on the EU Physical Agents (Electromagnetic Fields) Directive: Responses to the Committee's Fourth Report of Session 2005-06 (HC 1654)

at 11.00 am on Tuesday 24 October 2006. There will be no embargoed copies.

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Notes to 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 Innovation and its associated public bodies". The Committee was appointed on 19 July 2005.

Membership of the Committee

Mr Phil Willis (Lib Dem, Harrogate and Knaresborough)(Chairman)
Adam Afriyie (Con, Windsor)
Mr Robert Flello (Lab, Stoke-on-Trent South)
Mr Jim Devine (Lab, Livingston)
Dr Evan Harris (Lib Dem, Oxford West & Abingdon)
Dr Brian Iddon (Lab, Bolton South East)
Margaret Moran (Lab, Luton South)
Mr Brooks Newmark (Con, Braintree)
Anne Snelgrove (Lab/Co-op, South Swindon)
Bob Spink (Con, Castle Point)
Dr Desmond Turner (Lab, Brighton Kemptown)