THE NEW NATIONAL BOATMASTERS’ LICENCE
The Committee announced its intention to inquire into this subject on 2 November 2006 (Press Notice No. 10 of 2006-07). It is available via the Committee’s homepage using the URL above.
The following two evidence sessions have now been arranged.
Wednesday 21 February 2007, Committee Room 8, House of Commons
2.45 pm The Company of Watermen and Lightermen of the River Thames
The Watermen and Lightermen’s Practitioners’ Committee
The Transport on Water Association
at about 3.45 pm The Inland Waterways Association
at about 4.15 pm The Commercial Boat Operators Association
The Association of Inland Shipping Operators
Wednesday 7 March
2.45 pm The Marchioness Action Group
at about 3.15 pm National Union of Rail, Maritime and Transport Workers
The Transport and General Workers Union
The UK Maritime Pilots’ Association
at about 4 pm The Port of London Authority
At about 4.45 pm Dr Stephen Ladyman MP, Minister for Transport, Department for Transport
The evidence sessions will take place in public. Because committee rooms sometimes change at short notice, those wishing to attend are advised to check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033.
Press Notice 19/2006-07 20 February 2007