Welsh Affairs Committee Formal Minutes

MONDAY 17 JANUARY 2005

Meeting as an enlarged Welsh Affairs Committee with Members of the Local Government and Public Services Committee of the National Assembly for Wales.

Members present:

Mr Martyn Jones, in the Chair

Mr Martin Caton
Mr Hywel Williams
Mr Huw Edwards
Mr Roger Williams
Mr Nigel Evans

The Committee deliberated.

The Public Services Ombudsman (Wales) Bill: Adam Peat, Local Government and Health Service Ombudsman for Wales; Welsh Administration Ombudsman; Eric Drake, Scottish Public Services Deputy Ombudsman; Don Touhig MP Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Wales; Sue Essex AM, Minister for Finance, Local Government and Public Services, Welsh Assembly Government; and Ann Abraham Parliamentary Commissioner for Administration (Ombudsman) and Health Service Commissioner for England were examined.

[Adjourned till Wednesday 19 January at Three o’clock.