UK. Government to review Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution

Monday, 27 November 2006

The Government is to carry out a review of the Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution, Environment Minister Ian Pearson announced today in a Written Ministerial Statement released to Parliament.

"We are to conduct a review of the Royal Commission on Environmental Pollution.”

“The review will evaluate the performance of the Royal Commission since its last review in 1999, in order to make recommendation on its future development. The review will focus on the quality and impact of the Commission's studies, its working methods and resources and how they are managed.”

“In carrying out the study, my department will consult with relevant organizations and others, who have experience of the Royal Commission's work."

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