Wednesday 7 May 2003
Mr Bruce George, in the Chair
|Mr James Cran||Jim Knight
|Mr David Crausby||Patrick Mercer
|Mr Mike Hancock||Syd Rapson
|Mr Gerald Howarth||Mr Frank Roy
|Mr Kevan Jones||Rachel Squire
The Committee deliberated.
Draft Report (A New Chapter to the Strategic Defence Review),
proposed by the Chairman, brought up and read.
Ordered, That the Chairman's draft Report be read a second
time, paragraph by paragraph.
Paragraphs 1 to 146 read and agreed to.
Annex [Summary] agreed to.
Resolved, That the Report be the Sixth Report of the Committee
to the House.
Ordered, That the provisions of Standing Order No. 134
(select committees (reports)) be applied to the Report.
Ordered, That the Appendices to the Minutes of Evidence
taken before the Committee be reported to the House.
[Adjourned till Wednesday 13 May at half
past two o'clock.