Formal Minutes

PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE

WEDNESDAY 9 NOVEMBER 2005

Members present:

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

1. Evidence session with Jobcentre Plus

Ms Lesley Strathie, Chief Executive, Mr Kevin Bone, Business Design Director and Chief Information Officer, and Mr Matthew Nicholas, Acting External Relations and Communications Director, Jobcentre Plus gave oral evidence.

[Adjourned till Wednesday 23 November at a quarter past Nine o'clock.

Tuesday 16 November - Wednesday 17 November
The Committee visited York for its 'Away Day', in accordance with the decision of the Committee on 19 July.