Work and Pensions Committee Press Notice

Session 2003-04

Forthcoming Evidence Session

Wednesday 20th October 2004

Rt Hon Alan Johnson MP, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions will be giving evidence on the Work and Pensions Departmental Report 2004. The session will cover a broad range of issues, including the finances of the Department and progress on the Public Service Agreement (PSA) targets for which the Department is responsible.  The Secretary of State will also be joined by two officials from the Department.

This session is scheduled to commence at 9.45am in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House, though these arrangements may be subject to change.  All evidence sessions will take place in public unless otherwise stated.

Committee Office Recorded Information

The Committee Office is now providing an additional service for those interested in committee activities.  A dedicated telephone line provides recorded information about forthcoming meetings including venues, subjects under discussion and contact numbers for further details. The recording, which is updated daily, covers select and standing committee meetings occurring within the next two sitting days. The number to dial is: 020 7219 2033.  The general inquiry lines for committee activity remain 020 7219 3267/4300.