Weekly Information Bulletin: 13th June 2009
House of Lords Committees:
Forthcoming Public Meetings
15 - 19 June 2009
Further enquiries about Lords Committees can be made to the Lords Committee Office: 020 7219 2940
Monday 15 June
Tuesday 16 June
Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I
Subject: Nanotechnologies and Food
Witnesses: Dr John Wand, EPSRC; Dr Declan Mulkeen, MRC; Professor Peter Fryer, BBSRC; and Dr Amanda Collis, BBSRC; Mr Trevor Maynard, Lloyds Corporation; Mr Peter Hatto, British Standards Institute; and Professor Richard Owen, University of Westminster
Wednesday 17 June
Joint Committee on the Draft Bribery Bill
Witnesses: Jack Straw, Secretary of State, Anti-Corruption Champion, Ministry of Justice.
Subject: The British Film and Television Industries.
|EU Sub-Committee D: Environment and Agriculture|
Subject: The Revision of the EU Directive on the Protection of Animals used for Scientific Purposes
Witnesses: Representatives of the RSPCA.
Subject: Cabinet Office and the Centre of Government
Witnesses: Lord Burns, former Permanent Secretary, HM Treasury (1991-98); Sir Richard Mottram, former departmental Permanent Secretary and senior official at the Cabinet Office (1992-2007); Lord Lipsey; Lord McNally; and Lord Donoughue.
Witnesses: Mr. Liam Byrne MP, Chief Secretary to the Treasury
Thursday 18 June
EU Sub-Committee C: Foreign Affairs, Defence and Development Policy
Subject: EU and China
Witnesses: Lord Mandelson, First Secretary of State, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, Lord President of the Council.
Friday 19 June