20 July 2006
PASC to publish its report on the publication of political memoirs
The House of Commons Public Administration Select Committee’s Fifth Report of the 2005-2006 session entitled
‘Whitehall Confidential? The publication of political memoirs’ (HC 689), will be published on
25 July at 00.01 a.m.
Advance electronic copies under embargo will be available at
11 a.m. on 24 July. Media representatives who would like to receive a PDF copy of the report should contact Jessica Bridges-Palmer on 020 7219 0724 / 07917 488 447.
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00.01 a.m. on the day of publication.
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The Committee was nominated on 13 July 2005. Its terms of reference are to examine the reports of the Parliamentary and Health Service Ombudsmen, and to consider matters relating to the quality and standards of administration provided by Civil Service departments, and other matters relating to the Civil Service.
The Membership of the Committee is as follows:
Tony Wright (Chairman) (Lab) (Cannock Chase), Mr David Burrowes (Con) (Enfield, Southgate), Paul Flynn (Lab) (Newport West), David Heyes (Lab) (Ashton under Lyne), Kelvin Hopkins (Lab) (Luton North), Mr Ian Liddell-Grainger (Con) (Bridgewater), Julie Morgan (Lab) (Cardiff North), Mr Gordon Prentice (Lab) (Pendle), Paul Rowen (Lib Dem) (Rochdale), Grant Shapps (Con) (Welwyn Hatfield), Jenny Willott (Lib Dem) (Cardiff Central)
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