Work & Pensions Committee Press Notice

"Postponement of Wednesday 26 January meeting"

Wednesday 26 January 2005 - Evidence on the Service Delivery Inquiry has been postponed to Wednesday 9 February 2005

The evidence session on the Social Security Advisory Committee (SSAC) will be rearranged in due course.

Members of the public wishing to attend should note that, unless otherwise stated, all evidence sessions will take place in public in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House.

Notes for Editors:

1.   The membership of the Committee is as follows:

Sir Archy Kirkwood (Chairman) [Liberal Democra] - Roxburgh and Berwickshire

Ms Vera Baird QC [Labour] - Redcar
Miss Anne Begg [Labour] - Aberdeen South
Ms Karen Buck [Labour] - Regent's Park and Kensington North
Mr Andrew Dismore [Labour] - Hendon
Mr Paul Goodman [Conservative] - Wycombe
Mr David Hamilton [Labour] - Midlothian
Mrs Joan Humble [Labour] - Blackpool North and Fleetwood
Rob Marris [Labour] - Wolverhampton South West
Andrew Selous [Conservative] - South West Bedfordshire
Mr Nigel Waterson [Conservative] - Eastbourne


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 information. The recording, which is updated daily, will cover 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.  For further information, or to comment upon the service, please contact project co-ordinator Dr Mark Egan on 020 7219 3250.


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Emily Lumb
Phone:  020 7219 5833

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House of Commons,
Work and Pensions Committee,
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