Scottish Affairs Committee Press Notice

Announcement 4 of Session 2007-08

27 November 2007

The Scottish Affairs Committee will publish its First Report of Session 2007-08 on the Effects of tax increases on the oil industry (HC 35) on Friday 30 November 2007 at 00.01 a.m.

Embargoed copies of the report will be available on Thursday 29 November at 10.30 a.m.

Witnesses, government departments and accredited members of the press who wish to pick up a copy of the report  from 7 Millbank should contact the Committee by email ([email protected]) or call 020 7219 2173. Otherwise, witnesses' copies of the Report will be posted to them. The full text will be available on the Committee’s website on the day of publication.

For all media inquiries, please contact  Becky Jones, Media Adviser, on 020 7219 5693.


FURTHER INFORMATION:

1.   Committee Membership is as follows: Mr Mohammad Sarwar MP (Lab, Glasgow Central) (Chairman),  Danny Alexander MP (Lib Dem, Inverness, Nairn, Badenoch and Strathspey), Ms Katy Clark MP (Lab, North Ayrshire and Arran), Mr Ian Davidson MP (Lab/Co-operative, Glasgow South West), Mr Jim Devine MP (Lab, Livingston), Mr David Hamilton MP (Lab, Midlothian), Mr John MacDougall MP (Lab, Glenrothes), Mr Angus MacNeil MP (SNP, Na h-Eileanan An Iar), David Mundell MP (Con, Dumfriesshire, Clydesdale and Tweeddale), Mr Charles Walker MP (Con, Broxbourne) and  Mr Ben Wallace MP (Con, Lancaster and Wyre)

2.    More information on Committee publications can be found at: http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/cmscotaf.htm

Media Enquiries: Becky Jones t: +44 (0)20 7219 5693, e: [email protected]

Specific Committee Information:  [email protected] 0207 219 6125

Committee Website: www.parliament.uk/scotaffcom/

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