Health Committee Press Notice No 5

8 December 2006
Session 2006-07

NHS Deficits - Publication of Report

The Health Committee will publish its First Report of Session 2006-07 on NHS Deficits (HC 73-I) on Wednesday 13 December 2006 at 00.01 a.m.

A Press Conference will be held at 10.00 a.m. on Wednesday 13 December in Committee Room 16, Palace of Westminster.

Advance copies of the report, which will be embargoed until 00.01 a.m. on Wednesday 13 December, will be available for collection from the reception of 7 Millbank, London, SW1A 3JA, from 11.30 a.m. on Tuesday 12 December.

Advance copies of the report will also be made available to the Press from the Press Gallery, House of Commons at 11.30 a.m. on Tuesday 12 December.

If you submitted evidence and wish to pick up a copy from Westminster please contact the Committee by email ( or call 020 7219 6182. Otherwise, witnesses' copies of the Report will be posted to them.

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 (

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 the power to send for persons, papers and records.