Regulatory Reform Committee

Session 2003-04        23 June 2004

Committee to take evidence from an additional witness on Fire Safety Law Reform

The Regulatory Reform Committee has decided to take oral evidence from an additional witness on the proposal for the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2004.  Evidence has already been taken from the Fire Brigades Union, Chief Fire Officers Association and Professor Rosemarie Everton, University of Central Lancashire.

Oral evidence will now begin at 10.30 am on 29 June with evidence from Mr Tony Taig.

The revised future programme of oral evidence is set out below:

Tuesday 29 June        from 10.30 am    

Mr Tony Taig,  TTAC Limited

11 am                    

Phil Hope MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Office of the Deputy Prime Minister, and ODPM officials

The sessions will take place in Committee Room 16 at the House of Commons.

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As Committee Rooms are liable to change, those attending are advised to check the room location on arrival. The Committee Office recorded information line (020 7219 2033) provides details of select and standing committee meetings being held within the next two days.