PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE
Wednesday 25 June 2008
Mrs Louise Ellman, in the Chair
Mr David Clelland
Mr Philip Hollobone
Mr John Leech Mr Eric Martlew
1. Public Petitions
The Committee considered petitions to the House from:
1. Chilham Parish Council relating to train services at Chilham Station; and
2. residents of the Borough of Wellingborough and surrounding areas relating to Wellingborough Driving Test Centre;
2. Draft Marine Navigation Bill
The Committee considered this matter.
Jeremy de Halpert (Executive Chairman) and Duncan Glass (Director of Navigational Requirements), Trinity House; Douglas Gorman, Director of Finance, Northern Lighthouse Board; and Martin Dyas (Head of Corporate Services), Commissioners of Irish Lights, gave oral evidence.
Joe Wilson (Chairman), UK Maritime Pilots Association; Allan Graveson (Senior National Secretary), Nautilus UK; and Captain Kevin Richardson (President), UK Harbour Masters' Association, gave oral evidence.
Jim Fitzpatrick MP (Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State), Richard Bennett (Head of Ports Division), Cameron Clark (Marine Navigation Bill Manager), and David Bolomini (Head of Maritime Liability, Compensation & Law), Department for Transport, gave oral evidence.
[Adjourned till 2.30pm on Wednesday 2 July.