Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee

Session 2007-08

20 October 2008


The Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Committee will hold an oral evidence session with the Secretary of State on badgers and cattle TB on 5 November 2008.

The questioning will focus on the Government's response to the Committee's Tenth Report, Session 2007-08: Badgers and cattle TB: the final report of the Independent Scientific Group on Cattle TB. The Government's response can be viewed on the Committee's website at: http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm200708/cmselect/cmenvfru/govresponse/govresponseefracii.pdf.

Wednesday 5 November 2008
4.30pm Rt Hon Hilary Benn MP, Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs


1. Further details about this inquiry can be found at: http://www.parliament.uk/parliamentary_committees/environment__food_and_rural_affairs/efra_bovine_tb_follow_up.cfm

2. The Committee normally meets in the Thatcher Room, Portcullis House. There can often be last minute changes of room and meetings may be held either in the Palace of Westminster or in Portcullis House. Those wishing to attend should check the venue by calling the committee on the day before the hearing on 020 7219 5774.

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