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Quango cuts: full list of bodies under review

Postby ukantic » Fri Sep 24, 2010 1:13 pm

Here is the full list of quangos currently under review by coalition plans seen by the Daily Telegraph.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstop ... eview.html

Here's a selection of interest:

Public bodies to be abolished

Advisory Board on the Registration of Homeopathic Products

Advisory Committee on Dangerous Pathogens

Advisory Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infections

Advisory Committee on Carbon Abatement Technologies

Advisory Committee on Pesticides

Advisory Committee on the safety of Blood, Tissues and Organs

Advisory Group on Hepatitis

Committee on Carcogenicity of Chemicals in Food, Consumer Products and the Environment

Committee on Medical Aspects of Air Pollutants

Committee on Medical Aspects of Radiation in the Environment

Darwin Advisory Committee

Expert Advisory Group on HIV/AIDS

Gene Therapy Advisory Committee

Herbal Medicines Advisory Committee

Human Fertilisation and Embryology Authority

Human Genetics Commission

Human Tissue Authority

Independent Advisory Group of Sexual Health and HIV

Independent Advisory Group on Teenage Pregnancy

Joint Committee on Vaccination and Immunisations

Spongiform Encephalopathy Advisory Committee
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Postby ukantic » Fri Sep 24, 2010 8:00 pm

Public bodies to be abolished:

Spongiform Encephalopathy Advisory Committee


Family friend of John Gummer is killed by CJD aged 23

October 2007

A family friend of former Tory agriculture minister John Gummer has died from the human form of mad cow disease.

Elizabeth Smith died last week, more than two years after learning on her 21st birthday that she had new variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/artic ... ed-23.html
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Re: Quango cuts: full list of bodies under review

Postby Brian Jordan » Fri Sep 24, 2010 9:25 pm

ukantic wrote:Darwin Advisory Committee
Before any creationists start cheering, its remit is
To advise the Secretary of State for the Environment on the principles and objectives of the Darwin Initiative for the Survival of Species grant programme in implementing the Convention on Biological Diversity especially Article 5, taking into account the past experience of the grant programme.
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