Press Notice

30 March 2010 / PN No 08, 2009-10 / For Immediate Release

The Health Committee will publish its Fifth Report of Session 2009-10 on The use of overseas doctors in providing out-of-hours services (HC 441) on Thursday 8 April 2010 at 00.01 am

Embargoed copies of the report will be available on Wednesday 7 April 2010 in the Press Gallery from 11.00 am, and to witnesses and other media from 11.00 am at 7 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA.

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Following publication, copies of the Report will be on sale from the usual Stationery Office outlets (tel. 0870 600 5522) and the Parliamentary Bookshop (tel. 020 7219 3890) and may be viewed on the Committee's website (


1. Committee Membership is as follows:

Rt Hon Kevin Barron MP (Chairman) [L] Rother Valley, Charlotte Atkins MP [L] Staffordshire Moorlands, Mr Peter Bone MP [C] Wellingborough, Jim Dowd MP [L] Lewisham West, Sandra Gidley MP [LD] Romsey, Stephen Hesford MP [L] Wirral West, Dr Doug Naysmith MP [L] Bristol North West, Mr Lee Scott MP [C] Ilford North, Dr Howard Stoate MP [L] Dartford, Mr Robert Syms MP [C] Poole, Dr Richard Taylor MP [IND] Wyre Forest.

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