Thomson ReutersJanuary 31, 2013 19:31
* Call for more urgency in addressing flood issues
* Select Committee publishes report on draft water bill
* Says it may lead to higher bills, investor uncertainty
By Lorraine Turner
LONDON, Feb 1 (Reuters) - The UK government came under fire on Friday from a committee of members of Parliament for dragging its heels on flood protection, after 2012 went down as the second wettest year since records began and floods wreaked havoc across the country.