Weekly Information Bulletin: 25th June 2011

House of Lords Committees: Forthcoming Public Meetings
27 June – 1 July 2011

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

Monday 27 June

Internal Market, Energy and Transport (EU Sub-Committee B)
Subject: European Rail Market and the Role of the Channel Tunnel
Witnesses: (at 2.05pm) Professor Roger Vickerman AcSS, School of Economics, Keynes College, Canterbury, and Dean, University of Kent in Brussels. At 3.00pm the meeting will continue in private.


Tuesday 28 June

Science and Technology
Subject: Nuclear Research and Development Capabilities
Witnesses: (at 10.40 am) Graham Fairhall, Chief Science and Technology Officer, National Nuclear Laboratory; Paul Howarth, Managing Director, National Nuclear Laboratory; and (at 11.40 am) Bernard Bigot, Chairman, Commissariat a l’energie atomique et aux energies alternatives, (CEA).


Economic and Financial Affairs, and International Trade (EU Sub-Committee A)
Witnesses: (at 11.00am) Justine Greening MP, Economic Secretary, HM Treasury, on the Draft EU Budget 2012.


Economic Affairs
Subject: The Economic Impact and Effectiveness of Development Aid
Witnesses: (at 3.35pm) Mr Benno Ndulu, Governor, Bank of Tanzania, and Professor Robert Picciotto, King’s College, London.


Wednesday 29 June


Thursday 30 June

Social Policies and Consumer Protection (EU Sub-Committee G)
Subject: The Mobility of Healthcare Professionals
Witnesses: (at 9.45am) Professor Sir Peter Rubin, Chair, and Niall Dickson, Chief Executive and Registrar, General Medical Council; and (at 10.15am) Professor Dickon Weir-Hughes, Chief Executive and Registrar, and Dr Katerina Kolyva, Assistant Director, Nursing and Midwifery Policy, Nursing and Midwifery Council.


Friday 1 July


Prepared 24th June 2011