Treasury Committee press notice no.45

6 May 2008: For Immediate Release

FORTHCOMING EVIDENCE SESSION

Child Trust Funds follow-up

Evidence session with HM Treasury and HM Revenue & Customs

The Treasury Sub-Committee will be holding an evidence session on Child Trust Funds:

Wednesday 14 May 2008, at 4.05pm
in the Wilson Room, Portcullis House
Witnesses:
Kitty Ussher MP, Economic Secretary to the Treasury
With HM Treasury and HM Revenue and Customs Officials

Topics:

The hearing will cover topics including:

€ Awareness of the Child Trust Fund

€ Possible reasons for lack of awareness

€ Promoting increased awareness of Child Trust Fund vouchers

€ Issues involving providers of Child Trust Funds

€ Choice of Child Trust Fund accounts

€ Additional contributions by parents to Child Trust Funds

€ Future of the Child Trust Fund scheme

Those wishing to attend the meeting should check the venue by contacting the House of Commons Public Information Office on 020 7219 4272 on the day before the hearing.