The Foreign Affairs Committee
The Foreign Affairs Committee is appointed to examine
on behalf of the House of Commons the expenditure, administration
and policy of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (and any associated
public bodies). Its constitution and powers are set out in House
of Commons Standing Order No. 152.
The present membership of the Committee is as follows:
Rt Hon Donald Anderson MP (Labour, Swansea East)1
David Chidgey MP (Liberal Democrat, Eastleigh)1
Sir Patrick Cormack MP (Conservative, Staffordshire
Fabian Hamilton MP (Labour, Leeds North East)1
Eric Illsley MP (Labour, Barnsley Central)1
Andrew Mackinlay MP (Labour, Thurrock)1
John Maples MP (Conservative, Stratford-on-Avon)1
Bill Olner MP (Labour, Nuneaton)1
Greg Pope MP (Labour, Hyndburn)1
Rt Hon Sir John Stanley MP (Conservative, Tonbridge
Gisela Stuart MP (Labour, Birmingham Edgbaston)1
On 19 July 2001, the Committee elected Mr Donald
Anderson as its Chairman.
The Reports and evidence of the Committee are published
by The Stationery Office by Order of the House. All publications
of the Committee (including press notices) are on the internet
at www.parliament.uk/commons/selcom/foraffcom.htm. A list of Reports
of the Committee in the present Parliament is published inside
the front cover of this Volume.
All correspondence should be addressed to The Clerk
of the Foreign Affairs Committee, Committee Office, House of Commons,
London SW1A 0AA. The telephone numbers for general inquiries are:
020 7219 6106/6105/6394; the Committee's e-mail address is: firstname.lastname@example.org.
1 Appointed on 18 July 2001. Back