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Culture, Media and Sport - Minutes of Evidence[Back to Report]

Here you can browse the Minutes of Evidence which were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 21 May 2003.


TUESDAY 25 MARCH 2003


Members present:


Mr Gerald Kaufman, in the Chair
Mr Chris BryantMiss Julie Kirkbride
Mr Frank DoranMs Debra Shipley
Michael FabricantJohn Thurso
Mr Adrian FlookDerek Wyatt
Alan Keen



CONTENTS

Memorandum submitted by the BBC

Examination of Witnesses

MS CAROLINE THOMSON, Director of Public Policy, and MR FRASER STEEL, Head of Programme Complaints Unit, BBC, examined.

Question Number

511-519

520-539

540-557

Supplementary memorandum submitted by the BBC

Memorandum submitted by the Press Complaints Commission

The Code and the Commission

Protecting the Privacy of Children

Research into public opinion

Strengthening the sanction

The use of sanctions and other effective remedies

APPENDIX I

APPENDIX IX

Examination of Witnesses

MR GUY BLACK, Director, PROFESSOR ROBERT PINKER, Acting-Chairman, MS VIVIEN HEPWORTH, Member, Press Complaints Commission; and MR LES HINTON, Chairman, Code Committee, examined.

558-559

560-579

580-599

600-619

620-639

Memorandum submitted by the Press Standards Board of Finance Limited (Pressbof)

Examination of Witness

SIR HARRY ROCHE, Chairman, Press Standards Board of Finance Ltd, examined.

640-659

660-677


 
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