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The inquiry was announced on 12 December 2012 and written evidence was invited for submissions of up to 3,000 words. The deadline for the submission of evidence was 18 January 2013.
You can watch previous evidence sessions of the Committee via the Parliamentary webcast:
The following evidence sessions have been held for this inquiry:
Select Committees carry out inquiries on areas ranging from the work of government departments to economic affairs. The results of these inquiries are public and many require a response from the Government.
Most, but not all, Select Committee inquiries are conducted as follows:
Not all inquiries result in a Report