Regulatory Reform Committee

Session 2003-04        26 October 2004

Committee to take further evidence on proposals for change to birth and death registration law

The Regulatory Reform Committee has decided to take oral evidence from Mr Stephen Timms MP, Financial Secretary, HM Treasury, on the proposal for the Regulatory Reform (Registration of Births and Deaths) (England and Wales) Order 2004.  This Order was laid before Parliament on 22 July.

The oral evidence session will take place as follows:

Tuesday 2 November         10.00 am

The session will take place in a Committee Room at the House of Commons.

Access to committee rooms in the Palace of Westminster is via St Stephen's Entrance. It is advisable to allow about 10 minutes to pass through security checks. There is no system for the prior reservation of seats in the Committee Rooms.

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.