WEDNESDAY 6 NOVEMBER 2002
Mr David Curry, in the Chair
|Mr David Borrow||David Taylor
|Diana Organ||Mr Michael Jack
|Mr David Drew||Paddy Tipping
|Mrs Gillian Shephard
||Mr David Lepper|
The Committee deliberated.
Draft Report [The Role of Defra], proposed
by the Chairman, brought up and read.
Ordered, That the draft
Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.
Paragraphs 1 to 49 read and agreed to.
Summary read and agreed to.
Ordered, That the Chairman
do make the Report to the House.
Ordered, That the Appendices
to the Minutes of Evidence taken before the Committee be reported
to the House.
The Committee further deliberated
Water Framework Directive: Ms Jacqui Cuff, Rural
and Community Development Consultant, Rural Horizons, was examined.
Baroness Young, a Member of the House of Lords, Chief
Executive, Dr Martin Griffiths, Head of Water Quality, and Dr
Andrew Skinner, Head of Environmental Quality, Environment Agency,
[Adjourned till Tuesday 21 November at half-past