Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister Press Notices

Session 2004-05  25 January 2005



The Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions and the Constitutional Affairs Committee will be hearing evidence for their joint inquiry into Electoral Registration on the following date:

Tuesday 1 February

2.15 pm

Royal National Institute of the Blind (RNIB)

Operation Black Vote

British Youth Council

Help the Aged

3.00 pm

Association of Electoral Administrators (AEA)

Scottish Assessors Association

SOLACE (Society of Local Authority Chief Executives and Senior Managers)

All times are approximate

The  Committees plan to hold a final evidence session for this joint inquiry on Monday 7 February at 4.00pm. Evidence will be heard from Rt. Hon Nick Raynsford MP, Minister for Local and Regional Government and Fire, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister, and Christopher Leslie MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for Constitutional Affairs

The evidence session will take place in public, unless otherwise decided by the Committee, in a Committee Room at the House of Commons.  Those wishing to attend the meeting should check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.

 If you would  like a copy of any House of Commons publications, and did not submit written or oral evidence to the relevant inquiry, then you may purchase them from The Stationery Office, General enquiries tel no.0870 600 5522, or access them via the Committee homepage on the Internet:

Contact: Lynn Gardner, 020 7219 3927