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Eco-towns Challenge Panel: Political Impartiality

Volume 476: debated on Monday 19 May 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government whether members of the Eco-towns Challenge Panel have made declarations of recent political activity. (202563)

The Eco-towns Challenge was set up to be a short term independent panel that would work with bidders to improve their plans, and declarations of political activities are not required for expert panels of this type. Members of the panel were selected for their expertise in matters of environment, sustainability, transport and design.