Formal Minutes

PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE

The Committee met at City Chambers, Glasgow
TUESDAY 31 OCTOBER 2006

Members present:

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

1. Employment Strategy inquiry: evidence session

Richard Cairns, Social & Economic Initiatives, Glasgow City Council; Laurie Russell, Chief Executive, Wise Group; Kate Still, Network Director, Equal Access to Employment; and David Coyne, Chief Executive, One Plus, gave oral evidence.

Professor Ivan Turok and Professor Alan McGregor gave oral evidence.

[Adjourned till Wednesday 1 November at a quarter past Nine o'clock