No. 32 - Session 2002-2003,10 June 2003


Government Response To the Committee's Fourth Report: Towards a Non-Carbon Fuel Economy: Research Development and Demonstration.

The Science and Technology Committee will publish its Sixth Special Report of Session 2002-03 (HC 745) at 1000 hours on Thursday 12 June 2003. The Report contains the Government Response to the Committee's Fourth Report of Session 2002-03, Towards a Non-Carbon Fuel Economy: Research Development and Demonstration (HC 55 of Session 2002-03). Copies of the Special Report will be available for collection in reception at 7 Millbank. No embargoed copies will be issued in advance.

The Report and Government Response will be debated in Westminster Hall from 2.30 -5.30 pm on Thursday 12 June, alongside Reports on energy from the Trade and Industry and Environmental Audit Select Committee. This debate is open to the public.

Copies of both these Reports can be obtained from the date of publication from TSO outlets and from the Parliamentary Bookshop, 12 Bridge Street, Parliament Square, London SW1A 2JX (020 7219 3890) by quoting the appropriate HC numbers. The text of the Reports will also be available on the Committee's internet homepage:

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Note for Editors

1.Under the terms of Standing Order No. 152 the Committee is empowered to examine the "expenditure, policy and administration of the Office of Science and Technology and its associated public bodies". The Committee was appointed on 12 November 2001.

2.The Science and Technology Committee published its Fourth Report of Session 2002-03 Towards a Non-Carbon Fuel Economy: Research Development and Demonstration (HC 55) on 3 April 2003.