Science and Technology Committee

No. 18 of Session 2002-2003

28 February 2003 PUBLICATION OF GOVERNMENT RESPONSE TO SHORT-TERM CONTRACTS REPORT


28 February 2003 PUBLICATION OF GOVERNMENT RESPONSE TO SHORT-TERM CONTRACTS REPORT

The Committee will publish the Government’s response to its Eighth Report of  Session 2001-02, on Short-term contracts in science and engineering, on Monday 3 March at 11a.m.

This is published as the Committee's Fourth Special Report of Session 2002-03, Short-term contracts in science and engineering: Government Response to the Committee’s Eighth Report of Session 2001-02, HC 442.

Copies of the Report can be obtained from the date of publication from TSO outlets and from the Parliamentary Bookshop, 12 Bridge Street, Parliament Square, London SW1A 2JX (020 7219 3890) by quoting HC 442.  The text of the Report can be found at  http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm200203/cmselect/cmsctech/442/44202.htm

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020 7219 2793/4.

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Note 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.