Press Notice No 23, Session 2003 - 04

Publication of Special Report

Third Special Report: Government Response to the Committee’s Second Report of Session 2003-04: Development Assistance and the Occupied Palestinian Territories

The Committee published its Second Report on Development Assistance and the Occupied Palestinian Territories on 5 February 2004 (Second Report from the Committee, Session 2003-04, HC 230-I). The Government Response to the Report will be published on Tuesday 30 March 2004 at 11.00 a.m. as the Third Special Report from the Committee, Session 2003-04 [HC 487].


The Committee’s Report and the Government Response will be the subject of a Debate in Westminster Hall on Thursday 29 April 2004, between 2.30 p.m. and 4.30 p.m.


Copies of the Special Report can be ordered from The Stationery Office (Tel: 0845 702 3474) or from the Parliamentary Bookshop (Tel: 020 7219 3890) or it can be viewed on our website on the day of publication at:

Additionally, from 11.00 a.m. on Tuesday 30 March, the Special Report will be available for collection by Government Departments, witnesses and the press from the Reception Desk at 7 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA and from the Press Gallery.

Enquiries to Katie Phelan, Committee Assistant, on 020 7219 1221.

Further Information
The membership of the Committee is as follows: Tony Baldry (Chairman) (Conservative), John Barrett (Liberal Democrat), Mr John Battle (Labour), Hugh Bayley (Labour), Ann Clwyd (Labour), Mr Tony Colman (Labour), Mr Quentin Davies (Conservative), Mr Piara S. Khabra (Labour), Chris McCafferty (Labour), Mr Andrew Robathan (Conservative) and Tony Worthington (Labour).
Specific Committee Information: For detailed enquiries, please contact Sarah Hartwell, Second Clerk,  on 020 7 219 0851 or
Media Enquiries: Adele Brown, 020 7 219 0724 or
Committee website:
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Publications/Reports/Reference Material: Copies of all select committee reports are available from the Parliamentary Bookshop (12 Bridge Street, Westminster, 020 7 219 3890) or the Stationery Office (0845 7023474)