Work and Pensions Committee Minutes

PROCEEDINGS OF THE COMMITTEE

WEDNESDAY 26 OCTOBER 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. Incapacity benefits and Pathways to Work inquiry timetable

The Committee considered this matter.

2.Resignation of Specialist Adviser

Resolved, That the Committee notes that Professor
Berthoud has resigned as Specialist Adviser to
its inquiry into incapacity benefits and Pathways to Work

3.Publishing memoranda on the internet

Resolved, That Memoranda [Incapacity benefits and Pathways
to Work] be published on the internet.

[Adjourned till Wednesday 2 November at a quarter past Nine o'clock.