Treasury Committee Press Notice No. 38

Session 2003-04 6 July 2004

Forthcoming meetings of the Treasury Committee: Spending Review 2004

Following the announcement of the date of the  2004 Spending Review the Committee will hold the following meetings, at which oral evidence will be taken from the witnesses indicated:-


Wednesday 14 July at 9.15 am:

Mr Robert Chote, Institute for Fiscal Studies
Prof. Colin Talbot, University of Nottingham
Mr David Walton, Goldman Sachs

Wednesday 14 July at  approximately 10.30 am:

HM Treasury officials

Thursday 15 July at 9.15 am:

Rt Hon Gordon Brown MP, The Chancellor of the Exchequer

These meetings will be preceded by a private deliberative meeting of the Committee to which the press and public will not be admitted. Meetings may be subject to last minute changes to or addition of witnesses. 

These meetings will be held in a Committee Room of the House of Commons or Portcullis House.  Those wishing to attend the meetings should check the venue by contacting the House of Commons Public Information Office on 020 7219 4272 on the day before the hearing.

The Treasury Committee is a Select Committee of the House of Commons, appointed to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Treasury, the Inland Revenue, Customs and Excise and associated public bodies. All Members of the Committee are Members of the Sub-committee.

Rt John McFall (Chairman), L, Dumbarton
Mr Nigel Beard, L, Bexleyheath and Crayford
Mr Jim Cousins, L, Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Angela Eagle, L, Wallasey
Mr Michael Fallon, C, Sevenoaks, (Sub-committee Chairman)
Rt Hon David Heathcoat-Amory, C, Wells
Norman Lamb, Lib Dem, North Norfolk
John Mann, L, Bassetlaw
Mr George Mudie, L, Leeds East
Mr James Plaskitt, L, Warwick and Leamington
Mr Robert Walter, C, North Dorset