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Weekly Information Bulletin: 20th November 2010

House of Lords Committees: Forthcoming Public Meetings
22 – 26 November 2010

Further enquiries about Lords Committees can be made to the Lords Committee Office: 020 7219 2940

Monday 22 November

Internal Market, Energy and Transport (EU Sub-Committee B)
Subject: The EU Single Market
Witnesses: Lord Liddle.


Tuesday 23 November

Science and Technology
Witnesses: Sir Alan Langlands, Chief Executive of the Higher Education Funding Council for England and another witness (tbc) on the Comprehensive Spending Review on Scientific Research.


Economic Affairs
Subject: Auditors: Market concentration and their role
Witnesses: Scott Halliday, Ernst & Young; Ian Powell, PriceWaterhouse Coopers; John Griffith-Jones, KPMG; and John Connolly, Deloitte


Science and Technology: Sub-Committee I
Subject: Behaviour Change
Witnesses: Professor Mike Kelly, National Institute for Clinical Excellence; Professor Tim Jackson, University of Surrey; Professor John Britton, University of Nottingham and Director of the UK Centre for Tobacco Control Studies; and Dr Tim Chatterton, University of the West of England.


Subject: Regulation of Television Advertising
Witnesses: Ms Kate Stross, Director of Content; Mr Stuart McIntosh, Partner for Competition; and Ms Siobhan Walsh, Competition Group, Ofcom.


Wednesday 24 November

Agriculture, Fisheries and Environment (EU Sub-Committee D)
Witnesses: Mr Jim Paice, MP, Minister of State for Agriculture and Food, DEFRA, on the Government’s reform proposals for the Forestry Commission and implications for forestry policy in the UK and the EU.


Justice and Institutions (EU Sub-Committee E)
Subject: The workload of the Court of Justice of the European Union
Witnesses: Dominic Grieve MP, Attorney General.


Thursday 25 November


Friday 26 November