Health Committee

30 March 2004                                     No. 12 Session 2003-04


EMBARGO  00.01 am Tuesday 20 April 2004

The Health Committee will publish its Second Report of Session 2003-04 on Elder Abuse (HC 696) on Tuesday 20 April at 00.01 am. A Press Conference will be held at 10:30 am on Tuesday 20 April in Committee Room 16.

Confidential advance copies of the report, which will be embargoed until 00.01 am on Tuesday 20 April, will be available for collection on Monday 19 April between 12.00 noon and 1.00 pm from the reception desk at Westminster House, 7 Millbank, London SW1.

Advance copies of the report will also be made available to the Press from the Press Gallery, House of Commons at 12.00 noon on Monday 19 April. Witnesses' copies will be posted to them.

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.

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).