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MINUTES OF EVIDENCE

TAKEN BEFORE THE TRADE AND INDUSTRY COMMITTEE

TUESDAY 10 NOVEMBER 1998


Members present:

Mr Martin O'Neill, in the Chair


Mr Tony Baldry
Mr Roger Berry
Mr John Butterfill
Mr Jim Cunningham
Mr Lindsay Hoyle
Mr Bob Laxton
Mr Alasdair Morgan
Ms Linda Perham
Helen Southworth



CONTENTS

Memorandum submitted by Amnesty international UK

Memorandum submitted by Saferworld

Examination of Witnesses

FIONA WEIR, Amnesty International UK and MR P EAVIS, Saferworld, examined.

Question Numbers:

1 - 19

20 - 30

Memorandum submitted by The Defence Manufacturers' Association (DMA)

   Annex B

   Annex D

   Annex E

Examination of Witnesses

MAJOR GENERAL A SHARMAN, Director General, MR B SALZMANN, Director, Market Information, MR D EVANS, Managing Director, Chemring Group PLC, MR N PREST, Chairman & Chief Executive, Alvis PLC and MR D GARLAND, Managing Director, RBR International, Defence Manufacturers' Association (DMA), examined.

31 - 39

40 - 59

60 - 71

Memorandum submitted by The Joint Electronics and Telecommunications Security Export Control Committee (JETSECC) of the Federation of the Electronics Industry.

Examination of Witness

SIR BRIAN TOVEY, Chairman of the Joint Electronics and Telecommunications Security Export Control Committee (JETSECC) of the Federation of the Electronics Industry and Chairman of CBI Export Control Group, examined.

Question Numbers:

72 - 82

Memorandum submitted by The Department of Trade and Industry

   Annex A

   Annex B

   The Export Control Organisation - Diagram

  Processing Licence Applications - Diagram

   Annex E

Supplementary Memorandum submitted by The Department of Trade and Industry on Computer Systems in the Export Licensing Process

Examination of Witnesses

MRS BARBARA ROCHE, a Member of the House, (Under Secretary of State), DR R HEATHCOTE, Director, Export Control and Non Proliferation and MR A MANTLE, Director, Export Control, Department of Trade and Industry, examined.

Question Number:

83 - 99

100 - 119

120 - 130





 
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