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Children, Schools and Families - Minutes of Evidence

Here you can browse the Minutes of Evidence which were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 9 June 2008.

Oral evidence

Taken before the Children, Schools and Families Committee

on Monday 9 June 2008

Members present:

Mr Barry Sheerman, in the Chair
Annette BrookeFiona Mactaggart
Mr David ChaytorMr Graham Stuart
Mr John HeppellLynda Waltho
Paul Holmes


Witnesses: Rt Hon Ed Balls MP, Secretary of State for Children, Schools and Families, Rt Hon Yvette Cooper MP, Chief Secretary to the Treasury, Rt Hon Beverley Hughes MP, Minister for Children, Young People and Families, Rt Hon James Purnell MP, Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, and Rt Hon Stephen Timms MP, Minister for Employment and Welfare Reform, gave evidence.

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Supplementary memorandum submitted by the Child Poverty Unit, Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF)

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