Science and Technology Committee (Commons)

Welcome to the Science and Technology Committee's website. The Committee scrutinises the Government Office for Science (GO-Science), which is a “semi-autonomous organisation”  based within the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS).  The Committee has a broad remit and can examine the activities of departments where they have implications for, or made use of, science, engineering, technology and research.

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Advance information about all public committee meetings, publication dates of reports and debates.

Parliament's video and audio channel carries live and archived coverage of proceedings including PMQs, debates and committee meetings in both Houses.

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