Formal Minutes

WEDNESDAY 14 JUNE 2006

Members present:

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

1. Employment strategy inquiry: terms of reference and programme

The Committee considered this matter.

2. Employment strategy inquiry: visit

Resolved, That the Committee visit Glasgow and a rural area in connection with its inquiry into the Government's Employment Strategy.

3. The Efficiency Savings Programme in Jobcentre Plus: Government Response

The Committee considered this matter.

4. One-off evidence session on the Financial Assistance Scheme on 28 June

The Committee considered this matter.

5. Pensions reform inquiry: heads of report

The Committee considered this matter.

[Adjourned till Monday 19 June at Four o'clock.