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Column: 313

Written Answers to Questions [30 Jan 1997]

HOME DEPARTMENT [30 Jan 1997]

Metropolitan Police (Vauxhall) [30 Jan 1997]

Miss Hoey -- Metropolitan Police (Vauxhall) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Maclean

Identity Cards [30 Jan 1997]

Sir Irvine Patnick -- Identity Cards [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Sackville

Youth Justice System [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Alex Carlile -- Youth Justice System [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Maclean

Column: 314

Crime Prevention [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Alex Carlile -- Crime Prevention [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Maclean

NATIONAL HERITAGE [30 Jan 1997]

British Academy of Sport [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Pendry -- British Academy of Sport [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Sproat

Millennium [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Spellar -- Millennium [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Bottomley

Arts Council [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Fisher -- Arts Council [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 315

Column: 316

Mr. Sproat

Column: 315

Column: 315

Sports Sponsorship [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Simon Coombs -- Sports Sponsorship [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Sproat

ATTORNEY-GENERAL [30 Jan 1997]

Whitemoor Prison (Escape) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. McNamara -- Whitemoor Prison (Escape) [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 316

The Attorney-General

ENVIRONMENT [30 Jan 1997]

Landlord and Tenant Acts [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Atkins -- Landlord and Tenant Acts [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Robert B. Jones

Greenfinches [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Morley -- Greenfinches [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Clappison

Column: 317

Local Government Finance [30 Jan 1997]

Sir John Stanley -- Local Government Finance [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 318

Mr. Curry

Column: 317

Column: 317

Column: 317

Ammonium Nitrate [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Mackinlay -- Ammonium Nitrate [30 Jan 1997]

Sir Paul Beresford

Housing Transfers [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Congdon -- Housing Transfers [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Curry

Column: 318

Column: 319

FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH AFFAIRS [30 Jan 1997]

Departmental Publications [30 Jan 1997]

Ms Ruddock -- Departmental Publications [30 Jan 1997]

Dr. Liam Fox

Column: 320

European Union (Business) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Garnier -- European Union (Business) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. David Davis

Column: 321

Column: 323

Commonwealth Institute [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Clifton-Brown -- Commonwealth Institute [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Rifkind

Column: 324

TRADE AND INDUSTRY [30 Jan 1997]

Alcohol Booster Kits [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Galbraith -- Alcohol Booster Kits [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. John M. Taylor

EU Funds (Applications) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. MacShane -- EU Funds (Applications) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Greg Knight

Column: 323

Column: 323

Trade Fairs [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Pearson -- Trade Fairs [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Nelson

Column: 324

Export Promotion [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Roche -- Export Promotion [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 325

Mr. Nelson

Mr. Hendry -- Export Promotion [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Nelson

Mergers [30 Jan 1997]

Dr. Howells -- Mergers [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. John M. Taylor

Column: 326

SCOTLAND [30 Jan 1997]

NHS Trusts (Deficits) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chisholm -- NHS Trusts (Deficits) [30 Jan 1997]

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

Oil and Gas Installations [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Matthew Taylor -- Oil and Gas Installations [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Raymond S. Robertson

Mr. Taylor -- Oil and Gas Installations [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Robertson

Mr. Taylor -- Oil and Gas Installations [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Robertson

West Dunbartonshire Council [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Worthington -- West Dunbartonshire Council [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Kynoch

Column: 327

Energy Conservation [30 Jan 1997]

Ms Gordon -- Energy Conservation [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Raymond S. Robertson

NHS Staff [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chris Smith -- NHS Staff [30 Jan 1997]

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

Speech and Language Disorders [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Salmond -- Speech and Language Disorders [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 328

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

Mr. Salmond -- Speech and Language Disorders [30 Jan 1997]

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

Speech Therapists [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Salmond -- Speech Therapists [30 Jan 1997]

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

Poll and Council Tax Arrears [30 Jan 1997]

Sir David Steel -- Poll and Council Tax Arrears [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 329

Mr. Kynoch

Language Unit [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Salmond -- Language Unit [30 Jan 1997]

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

Column: 330

NHS Trust Deficits [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chisholm -- NHS Trust Deficits [30 Jan 1997]

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

Dental Services [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Fyfe -- Dental Services [30 Jan 1997]

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

Fossil Fuel Levy [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Salmond -- Fossil Fuel Levy [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Kynoch

TREASURY [30 Jan 1997]

Sustainable Development [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Matthew Taylor -- Sustainable Development [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Angela Knight

Column: 331

Pension Age Population [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Cox -- Pension Age Population [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Angela Knight

Mr. Barry Jones -- Pension Age Population [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Knight

Death Statistics [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Batiste -- Death Statistics [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Angela Knight

Column: 332

Employment Statistics [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Hinchliffe -- Employment Statistics [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Angela Knight

Column: 333

Earnings (Scotland) [30 Jan 1997]

Ms Rachel Squire -- Earnings (Scotland) [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Angela Knight

Abortion [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chris Smith -- Abortion [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Angela Knight

Column: 334

[30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Nicholas Winterton -- [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Jack

Company Cars [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Malcolm Bruce -- Company Cars [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Jack

Economic and Finance Council [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Matthew Banks -- Economic and Finance Council [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Oppenheim

Column: 335

Income Tax [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Malcolm Bruce -- Income Tax [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Jack

Tax and National Insurance Contributions [30 Jan 1997]

Ms Corston -- Tax and National Insurance Contributions [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Jack

Earnings [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Kirkwood -- Earnings [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 336

Mrs. Angela Knight

Uncollected Tax [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chisholm -- Uncollected Tax [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Michael Jack

Column: 337

Taxation of Trusts [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Malcolm Bruce -- Taxation of Trusts [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Jack

Mr. Bruce -- Taxation of Trusts [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Jack

EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT [30 Jan 1997]

Education Expenditure [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Don Foster -- Education Expenditure [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 338

Mr. Robin Squire

Unemployment (Lancashire) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Nigel Evans -- Unemployment (Lancashire) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Forth

Training (York) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Bayley -- Training (York) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Paice

College Funding [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Bryan Davies -- College Funding [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Paice

Column: 339

Training and Enterprise Councils [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Rooney -- Training and Enterprise Councils [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Paice

Grant-maintained Schools [30 Jan 1997]

Sir John Stanley -- Grant-maintained Schools [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Forth

Column: 340

Career Development Loans [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Rooney -- Career Development Loans [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 341

Mr. Paice

Black Country Careers Services Ltd. [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Pearson -- Black Country Careers Services Ltd. [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Paice

OVERSEAS DEVELOPMENT ADMINISTRATION [30 Jan 1997]

Indonesia [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Clwyd -- Indonesia [30 Jan 1997]

Dr. Liam Fox

Column: 342

LORD CHANCELLOR'S DEPARTMENT [30 Jan 1997]

Public Trustee Service [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Colvin -- Public Trustee Service [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Streeter

Eviction Warrants [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Hanson -- Eviction Warrants [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Streeter

Mr. Hanson -- Eviction Warrants [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Streeter

Column: 343

Legal Aid [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Harvey -- Legal Aid [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Streeter

HEALTH [30 Jan 1997]

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Alan W. Williams -- Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus Aureus [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Horam

Managing Winter Pressures Reports [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chris Smith -- Managing Winter Pressures Reports [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Horam

Cancer Treatment Waiting Lists [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Bayley -- Cancer Treatment Waiting Lists [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Horam

Hospital Waiting Times (Leeds) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Battle -- Hospital Waiting Times (Leeds) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Horam

Column: 344

Colonic Cancer [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chris Smith -- Colonic Cancer [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Horam

NHS Staff [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chris Smith -- NHS Staff [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Malone

Column: 345

PRIME MINISTER [30 Jan 1997]

Engagements [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Harry Greenway -- Engagements [30 Jan 1997]

The Prime Minister

European Court of Human Rights [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Alton -- European Court of Human Rights [30 Jan 1997]

The Prime Minister

DEFENCE [30 Jan 1997]

Royal Yacht [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Flynn -- Royal Yacht [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Soames

Column: 347

Mr. Flynn -- Royal Yacht [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Soames

Mr. Flynn -- Royal Yacht [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Soames

Column: 348

Rudolf Hess (Death Certificate) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Morgan -- Rudolf Hess (Death Certificate) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Soames

Services Recruitment [30 Jan 1997]

Dr. David Clark -- Services Recruitment [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Soames

-- Services Recruitment [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 349

Iraq [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Beckett -- Iraq [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Soames

Defence Procurement Contracts (North-West) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Nigel Evans -- Defence Procurement Contracts (North-West) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Arbuthnot

Mr. Evans -- Defence Procurement Contracts (North-West) [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 350

Mr. Arbuthnot

RAF Personnel Management Agency [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Jacques Arnold -- RAF Personnel Management Agency [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Soames

Column: 351

HOUSE OF COMMONS [30 Jan 1997]

Sculptures and Pictures [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Mackinlay -- Sculptures and Pictures [30 Jan 1997]

Sir Raymond Powell

Mr. Mackinlay -- Sculptures and Pictures [30 Jan 1997]

Sir Raymond Powell

Mr. Mackinlay -- Sculptures and Pictures [30 Jan 1997]

Sir Raymond Powell MP

CHURCH COMMISSIONERS [30 Jan 1997]

Tenant Farmers [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Martyn Jones -- Tenant Farmers [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 352

Mr. Alison

Mr. Jones -- Tenant Farmers [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Alison

AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FOOD [30 Jan 1997]

Animal Collection Centres [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Morley -- Animal Collection Centres [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Certified Herds Scheme [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Alan W. Williams -- Certified Herds Scheme [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Baldry

Birds (Export Certificates) [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Morley -- Birds (Export Certificates) [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs Browning

Column: 353

Hydrolysed Vegetable Protein [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Martyn Jones -- Hydrolysed Vegetable Protein [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

BSE [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Martyn Jones -- BSE [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Column: 354

Mr. Alan W. Williams -- BSE [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Mr. Williams -- BSE [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Mr. Williams -- BSE [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Mr. Williams -- BSE [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 355

Mr. Baldry

Mr. Salmond -- BSE [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Baldry

Nitrates [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Martyn Jones -- Nitrates [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Mr. Mackinlay -- Nitrates [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Cotton Seed Oil [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Martyn Jones -- Cotton Seed Oil [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Column: 356

Bull Testicles [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Bull Testicles [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Organic Farming [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Organic Farming [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Boswell

Mr. Prentice -- Organic Farming [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Boswell

Food Production [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Martyn Jones -- Food Production [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Food Premises Inspections [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Food Premises Inspections [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 357

Mrs. Browning

Mr. Prentice -- Food Premises Inspections [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Mr. Prentice -- Food Premises Inspections [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Mr. Prentice -- Food Premises Inspections [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Browning

Food Safety [30 Jan 1997]

Dame Peggy Fenner -- Food Safety [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Douglas Hogg

Column: 358

TRANSPORT [30 Jan 1997]

Passenger Trains (Crewe) [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Passenger Trains (Crewe) [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 359

Mr. Watts

Ammonium Nitrate [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Mackinlay -- Ammonium Nitrate [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Watts

Transport Study, Leicestershire [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Vaz -- Transport Study, Leicestershire [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Watts

FirstBus [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chidgey -- FirstBus [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Watts

Boeing 737 [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Boeing 737 [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 360

Mr. Bowis

Passenger Rail Fares [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Malcolm Bruce -- Passenger Rail Fares [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Watts

Airline Safety [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Airline Safety [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Bowis

British Railways Board [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Sutcliffe -- British Railways Board [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Watts

Column: 361

Wheelock Bypass [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Ann Winterton -- Wheelock Bypass [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Watts

Column: 362

SOCIAL SECURITY [30 Jan 1997]

Sheltered Accommodation [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. David Atkinson -- Sheltered Accommodation [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Burt

Housing Benefit [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Austin-Walker -- Housing Benefit [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Roger Evans

Disability Appeal Tribunals [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Flynn -- Disability Appeal Tribunals [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 363

Mr. Roger Evans

Benefits in Kind [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Malcolm Bruce -- Benefits in Kind [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 364

Mr. Heald

Mr. Bruce -- Benefits in Kind [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Heald

War Pensions [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Churchill -- War Pensions [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Heald

Column: 363

Column: 363

Column: 364

WALES [30 Jan 1997]

Wheelchair Advisory Group [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Sweeney -- Wheelchair Advisory Group [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Gwilym Jones

Column: 365

"Government Expenditure and Review" [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Sweeney -- "Government Expenditure and Review" [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Hague

NHS Trusts [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Alex Carlile -- NHS Trusts [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Hague

Column: 366

Ministerial Visits [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Barry Jones -- Ministerial Visits [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Hague

Energy Efficiency [30 Jan 1997]

Ms Gordon -- Energy Efficiency [30 Jan 1997]

Mr Jonathan Evans

Hospitals [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chris Smith -- Hospitals [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Gwilym Jones

NHS Staff [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chris Smith -- NHS Staff [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Gwilym Jones

Column: 367

Training and Enterprise Councils [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Rooney -- Training and Enterprise Councils [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Jonathan Evans

NORTHERN IRELAND [30 Jan 1997]

Security [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Wilkinson -- Security [30 Jan 1997]

Sir John Wheeler

Sir Irvine Patnick -- Security [30 Jan 1997]

Sir John Wheeler

Terrorism [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. David Shaw -- Terrorism [30 Jan 1997]

Sir John Wheeler

Mr. Robathan -- Terrorism [30 Jan 1997]

Sir John Wheeler

Column: 368

Targeting Social Need [30 Jan 1997]

Dr. Godman -- Targeting Social Need [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Ancram

Peace Process [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Dykes -- Peace Process [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Riddick -- Peace Process [30 Jan 1997]

Sir Patrick Mayhew

School Rolls [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Harry Greenway -- School Rolls [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Ancram

Royal Ulster Constabulary [30 Jan 1997]

Dame Jill Knight -- Royal Ulster Constabulary [30 Jan 1997]

Sir John Wheeler

Joyriding [30 Jan 1997]

Dr. Hendron -- Joyriding [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 369

Sir John Wheeler

Health and Social Services Boards [30 Jan 1997]

Sir James Molyneaux -- Health and Social Services Boards [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Moss

Integrated Schools [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Clifton-Brown -- Integrated Schools [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Ancram

Tourism [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Viggers -- Tourism [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Ancram

Miss Hoey -- Tourism [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Ancram

Road Schemes [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. John D. Taylor -- Road Schemes [30 Jan 1997]

Column: 370

Mr. Moss

Meat and Livestock Industry [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Meat and Livestock Industry [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Ancram

Constitution Talks [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Bill Walker -- Constitution Talks [30 Jan 1997]

Sir Patrick Mayhew

Education and Library Boards [30 Jan 1997]

Mrs. Bridget Prentice -- Education and Library Boards [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Ancram

Action for Community Employment [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Robert McCartney -- Action for Community Employment [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Ancram

Column: 371

Unemployment Review [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. John D. Taylor -- Unemployment Review [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Ancram

Energy Conservation [30 Jan 1997]

Ms Gordon -- Energy Conservation [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Moss

Column: 372

Electricity Interconnector [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Eric Clarke -- Electricity Interconnector [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Ancram

NHS Staff [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Chris Smith -- NHS Staff [30 Jan 1997]

Mr. Moss