Formal Minutes

PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE

WEDNESDAY 25 OCTOBER 2006

Members present:

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

1. Draft report on Power to incur expenditure under Section 82 of the Welfare Reform and Pensions Act 1999: new Employment and Support Allowance IT System

The Committee considered this matter.

Draft report, "Power to incur expenditure under Section 82 of the Welfare Reform and Pensions Act 1999: new Employment and Support Allowance IT System", proposed by Mr Terry Rooney, brought up and read.

The draft Report was agreed to.

[Minutes of Proceedings relating to the Committee's consideration of the Report are published in the Fifth Report of the Committee [HC 1648]]

[Adjourned till Tuesday 31 October at half past Ten o'clock.