Weekly Information Bulletin: 7th February 2009
House of Lords Committees:
Forthcoming Public Meetings
9 - 13 February 2009
Further enquiries about Lords Committees can be made to the Lords Committee Office: 020 7219 2940
Monday 9 February
|EU Sub-Committee B: Internal Market |
Subject: Second Strategic Energy Review
Witnesses: Officials from the Department of Energy and Climate Change.
Tuesday 10 February
|EU Sub-Committee A: Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade
Subject: EU Financial Regulation
Witnesses: Ms Angela Knight, Chief Executive, British Bankers' Association (BBA)|
Subject: Banking Supervision and Regulation
Witnesses: Peter Cooke, former head of banking supervision at the Bank of England; Michael Foot, former head of banking supervision at the Bank of England (and currently Chairman of Promontory Financial Group (UK)), Sir Callum McCarthy, former Chairman of the Financial Services Authority, and Lord Burns, Chairman of Abbey National (and former Permanent Secretary at HM Treasury).
Wednesday 11 February
Subject: Public Service Broadcasting
Witnesses: Lord Birt, Lord Burns and Lord Carter of Barnes, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Communications, Technology and Broadcasting.|
|EU Sub-Committee D: Environment and Agriculture|
Subject: The Revision of the Less Favoured Areas Scheme
Witnesses: Mr. Christopher Thomas-Everard, Chairman, National Beef Association; Miss Becky Shaw, Scottish Crofting Foundation; and a representative from the National Sheep Association.
Thursday 12 February
|EU Sub-Committee C: Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy |
Subject: Somalia and Piracy
Witnesses: To be confirmed.
Friday 13 February