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Wednesday 23 March 2005

Members present:

Sir Archy Kirkwood, in the Chair
Miss Anne Begg
Ms Karen Buck
Mr Andrew Dismore
Mr David Hamilton
Mr Rob Marris
Andrew Selous

The Committee deliberated.

Draft Special Report, proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read. 

Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.

Paragraphs 1 and 2 read and agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report, as amended, be the First Special Report of the Committee to the House.

Ordered, That the Chairman do make the Report to the House.

Ordered, That the Government's response to the Second Report from the Committee in Session 2004-05 [The Performance of the Child Support Agency] be appended to the Report.-(The Chairman.)

Draft Report [Department for Work and Pensions: Service delivery for Ethnic Minority Clients], proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read. 

((Minutes of Proceedings relating to the consideration of the Committee's Report on Department for Work and Pensions: Service Delivery for Ethnic Minority Clients are published in the Fourth Report from the Work and Pensions Committee, Session 2004-2005 (HC 268-I, page 68)) 

[Adjourned to a date and time to be fixed by the Chairman.