Health Committee

21 January 2004                                       No 6,  Session 2003-2004

EVIDENCE SESSION:   Inquiry into Obesity
[Thirteenth and final meeting]

Thursday 29 January 2004 in the Wilson Room, Portcullis House at 11.30 am

Oral evidence from:

Department of Health : Ms Melanie Johnson MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Public Health

Department for Education and Skills : Rt Hon Margaret Hodge MBE, MP, Minister of State for Children

Department for Culture, Media and Sport :  Rt Hon Tessa Jowell MP, Secretary of State

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The Health Committee is a Select Committee of the House of Commons.  It is appointed under Standing Order No.  152 to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Department of Health and associated public bodies. The Committee has power to send for persons, papers and records.