Formal Minutes

PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE

WEDNESDAY 1 NOVEMBER 2006

Members present:

Mr Terry Rooney, in the Chair
Miss Anne Begg
Harry Cohen
Michael Jabez Foster
Justine Greening
Mrs Joan Humble
Greg Mulholland
John Penrose

1. Employment strategy inquiry: scope and remaining evidence sessions

The Committee considered this matter.

Resolved, That the Committee seek further analysis of the different groups of workless people in connection with this inquiry.

Resolved, That the Committee seek evidence specifically on issues relating to London.

Resolved, That the Committee take evidence from the Commission for Racial Equality.

2. Future programme

The Committee considered this matter.

[Adjourned till Wednesday 8 November at a quarter past Nine o'clock