Science and Technology Committee - Fourth Report
The role and functions of departmental Chief Scientific Advisers

Here you can browse the report which was ordered by the House of Lords to be printed 14 February 2012.


Terms of Reference


Chapter 1: Introduction

Chapter 2: Functions and Recruitment of Chief Scientific Advisers

Chapter 3: Engagement with the policy process and departmental evidence quality assurance

Chapter 4: Support and resources for CSAS

Chapter 5: Conclusions and Recommendations

Appendix 1: Members and Declaration of Interests

Appendix 2: List of Witnesses

Appendix 3: Call for Evidence

Appendix 4: Questions for Written Answer

Appendix 5: Recommendations made regarding CSAS in recent House of Lords Science and Technology Committee reports

Appendix 6: Abbreviations and Acronyms

Appendix 7: Recent Reports from the House of Lords Science and Technology Committee


References in footnotes to the Report are as follows:

Q refers to a question in oral evidence;

Witness names without a question reference refer to written evidence.

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