Annual accountability hearings: responses and further issues - Health Committee Contents



The Health Committee

The Health Committee is appointed by the House of Commons to examine the expenditure, administration, and policy of the Department of Health and its associated bodies.

Membership

Rt Hon Stephen Dorrell MP (Conservative, Charnwood) (Chair)[1]

Rosie Cooper MP (Labour, West Lancashire)

Andrew George MP (Liberal Democrat, St Ives)

Barbara Keeley MP (Labour, Worsley and Eccles South)

Grahame M. Morris MP (Labour, Easington)

Dr Daniel Poulter MP (Conservative, Central Suffolk and North Ipswich)

Mr Virendra Sharma MP (Labour, Ealing Southall)

Chris Skidmore MP (Conservative, Kingswood)

David Tredinnick MP (Conservative, Bosworth)

Valerie Vaz MP (Labour, Walsall South)

Dr Sarah Wollaston MP (Conservative, Totnes)

Powers

The Committee is one of the departmental select committees, the powers of which are set out in House of Commons Standing Orders, principally in SO No 152. These are available on the Internet via www.parliament.uk.

Publications

The Reports and evidence of the Committee are published by The Stationery Office by Order of the House. All publications of the Committee (including press notices) are on the Internet at www.parliament.uk/healthcom.

The Reports of the Committee, the formal minutes relating to that report, oral evidence taken and some or all written evidence are available in printed volume(s).

Additional written evidence may be published on the internet only.

Committee staff

The staff of the Committee are David Lloyd (Clerk), Sara Howe (Second Clerk), David Turner (Committee Specialist), Steve Clarke (Committee Specialist), Frances Allingham (Senior Committee Assistant), and Ronnie Jefferson (Committee Assistant).

Contacts

All correspondence should be addressed to the Clerk of the Health Committee, House of Commons, 7 Millbank, London SW1P 3JA. The telephone number for general enquiries is 020 7219 5466. The Committee's email address is healthcom@parliament.uk.



1   Mr Stephen Dorrell was elected as the Chair of the Committee on 9 June 2010, in accordance with Standing Order No. 122B (see House of Commons Votes and Proceedings, 10 June 2010).

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