Foreign Affairs Committee

Session 2002 - 2003 4th December 2002

Publication of Report

The Biological Weapons Green Paper

The Foreign Affairs Committee has agreed to publish the following Report;

● The 1st Report (Session 2002/2003) 'The Biological Weapons Green Paper' will be published at 00.01 on Wednesday 11th December 2002 as HC Paper 150 (also HC Paper 1248 01/02).

Embargoed copies will be available to those who submitted evidence, and to the press at 10.00 on Tuesday 10th December 2002.

Oral evidence heard and written memoranda received will be published with the Report.

Copies of the Report may be collected, on publication, from the Main Committee Office and copies will also be made available in the Press Gallery. Alternatively copies may be obtained from the Parliamentary Bookshop (12 Bridge St, Westminster, SW1A 2JX, Tel 020 7219 3890) or The Stationery Office (Parliamentary Hotline 0845 7023 474).

Copies of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office's Green Paper 'Strengthening the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention: Countering the Threat from Biological Weapons'  (CM 5484) can be viewed at or obtained in hard copy in the same way as the Report.