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Column: 157

Written Answers to Questions [13 Jan 1998]

DEFENCE [13 Jan 1998]

Armed Forces (Food) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Opik -- Armed Forces (Food) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Spellar

Chemical and Biological Weapons [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Livingstone -- Chemical and Biological Weapons [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Spellar

Column: 158

Lewisite [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Livingstone -- Lewisite [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Spellar

Armed Forces (Pay and Conditions) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Redwood -- Armed Forces (Pay and Conditions) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Spellar

Hawk Aircraft [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Hancock -- Hawk Aircraft [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Spellar

PR9 Canberra Reconnaissance Aircraft [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Hancock -- PR9 Canberra Reconnaissance Aircraft [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 159

Mr. Spellar

System Requirements [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Hancock -- System Requirements [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Spellar

ENVIRONMENT, TRANSPORT AND THE REGIONS [13 Jan 1998]

Contaminated Land [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Brake -- Contaminated Land [13 Jan 1998]

Angela Eagle

Mr. Brake -- Contaminated Land [13 Jan 1998]

Angela Eagle

Inland Waterways [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Whitehead -- Inland Waterways [13 Jan 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Column: 160

Waste Management [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Leslie -- Waste Management [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Meacher

LORD CHANCELLOR'S DEPARTMENT [13 Jan 1998]

Small Claims [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Burnett -- Small Claims [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 161

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Burnett -- Small Claims [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Burnett -- Small Claims [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Money and Damages Claims [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Burnett -- Money and Damages Claims [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Column: 162

DUCHY OF LANCASTER [13 Jan 1998]

Civil Service (Management Functions) Act [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Purchase -- Civil Service (Management Functions) Act [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Column: 163

WALES [13 Jan 1998]

Literacy and Numeracy [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Gareth Thomas -- Literacy and Numeracy [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Hain

Summer Schools [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Evans -- Summer Schools [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Hain

Mr. Evans -- Summer Schools [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 164

Mr. Hain

Chiropody and Podiatry Services [13 Jan 1998]

Angela Smith -- Chiropody and Podiatry Services [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Win Griffiths

INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT [13 Jan 1998]

Sri Lanka [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Cox -- Sri Lanka [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Foulkes

HOME DEPARTMENT [13 Jan 1998]

Firearms (Compensation) [13 Jan 1998]

Sir Brian Mawhinney -- Firearms (Compensation) [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 165

Mr. Michael

Mr. Steen -- Firearms (Compensation) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Michael

Special Constables [13 Jan 1998]

Sir Brian Mawhinney -- Special Constables [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Michael

Common Travel Area [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. John D. Taylor -- Common Travel Area [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Column: 166

Lottery Draws [13 Jan 1998]

Ms Blears -- Lottery Draws [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT [13 Jan 1998]

Ms Mary Allen [13 Jan 1998]

Mrs. Golding -- Ms Mary Allen [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Chris Smith

Sport (Lottery Funds) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Grogan -- Sport (Lottery Funds) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Banks

Column: 167

Column: 167

Kate Hoey -- Sport (Lottery Funds) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Banks

Lottery Funding (Scotland) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Jenkin -- Lottery Funding (Scotland) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Banks

Football Trust [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Spring -- Football Trust [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Banks

Column: 168

National Lottery [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Peter Bottomley -- National Lottery [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Banks

TREASURY [13 Jan 1998]

Millennium Compliance [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. David Atkinson -- Millennium Compliance [13 Jan 1998]

Dawn Primarolo

Column: 169

Inheritance Tax [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Inheritance Tax [13 Jan 1998]

Dawn Primarolo

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Inheritance Tax [13 Jan 1998]

Dawn Primarolo

Guernsey Trusts [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Lilley -- Guernsey Trusts [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Gordon Brown

Paymaster General [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Lilley -- Paymaster General [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Gordon Brown

Mr. Fallon -- Paymaster General [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Gordon Brown

Column: 170

Government Actuary's Department [13 Jan 1998]

Ms Lawrence -- Government Actuary's Department [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Darling

SCOTLAND [13 Jan 1998]

Falkirk College (Grants) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Canavan -- Falkirk College (Grants) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Pre-employment Courses [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Gorrie -- Pre-employment Courses [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Column: 171

Further Education Colleges [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Gorrie -- Further Education Colleges [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Gross Domestic Product [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Jenkin -- Gross Domestic Product [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Class Sizes [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Jenkin -- Class Sizes [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Column: 172

Capita [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Jenkin -- Capita [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Mr. Jenkin -- Capita [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Small Businesses [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Jenkin -- Small Businesses [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Scottish Parliament [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Ernie Ross -- Scottish Parliament [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. McLeish

Column: 173

HOUSE OF COMMONS [13 Jan 1998]

Information Technology [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Ian Bruce -- Information Technology [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 174

Mrs. Ann Taylor

PRESIDENT OF THE COUNCIL [13 Jan 1998]

Privy Council [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Privy Council [13 Jan 1998]

Mrs. Ann Taylor

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Privy Council [13 Jan 1998]

Mrs. Ann Taylor

EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT [13 Jan 1998]

Literacy and Numeracy [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Fitzpatrick -- Literacy and Numeracy [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Blunkett

Column: 175

Column: 176

Sir Richard Body -- Literacy and Numeracy [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Column: 177

Project Work [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Rooney -- Project Work [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Alan Howarth

Column: 178

Mr. Rooney -- Project Work [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Alan Howarth

Column: 179

Further Education [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Opik -- Further Education [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Column: 180

Mr. Opik -- Further Education [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. Opik -- Further Education [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. Opik -- Further Education [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. Charles Clarke -- Further Education [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Student Finance [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Dawson -- Student Finance [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Column: 181

Dr. Lynne Jones -- Student Finance [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Cycle Spaces [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Brake -- Cycle Spaces [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

School Inspections [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Austin -- School Inspections [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Byers

Column: 182

New Deal (South Devon) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Sanders -- New Deal (South Devon) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Andrew Smith

Republic of Ireland (Educational and Cultural Co-operation) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. John D. Taylor -- Republic of Ireland (Educational and Cultural Co-operation) [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. John D. Taylor -- Republic of Ireland (Educational and Cultural Co-operation) [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. John D. Taylor -- Republic of Ireland (Educational and Cultural Co-operation) [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. John D. Taylor -- Republic of Ireland (Educational and Cultural Co-operation) [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Column: 183

Mr. John D. Taylor -- Republic of Ireland (Educational and Cultural Co-operation) [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. John D. Taylor -- Republic of Ireland (Educational and Cultural Co-operation) [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. John D. Taylor -- Republic of Ireland (Educational and Cultural Co-operation) [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. John D. Taylor -- Republic of Ireland (Educational and Cultural Co-operation) [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Howells

AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FOOD [13 Jan 1998]

Cycle Spaces [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Brake -- Cycle Spaces [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Morley

Column: 184

Dairy Industry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Streeter -- Dairy Industry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Mr. Streeter -- Dairy Industry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Mr. Opik -- Dairy Industry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Mr. Opik -- Dairy Industry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Beef [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Gill -- Beef [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 185

Mr. Rooker

Mr. Gill -- Beef [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Mr. Gill -- Beef [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Rooker

FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH AFFAIRS [13 Jan 1998]

Export Forum [13 Jan 1998]

Mrs. Anne Campbell -- Export Forum [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 186

Mr. Fatchett

Small and Medium Enterprises [13 Jan 1998]

Gillian Merron -- Small and Medium Enterprises [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Job Creation [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Brady -- Job Creation [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Robin Cook

India [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Luff -- India [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Middle East [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Gerrard -- Middle East [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Robin Cook

Column: 187

Mr. Rooney -- Middle East [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Robin Cook

Mr. Burden -- Middle East [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Mr. Clifton-Brown -- Middle East [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Arms Control [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Canavan -- Arms Control [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Turkey [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Bill O'Brien -- Turkey [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Robin Cook

Gibraltar [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Gibb -- Gibraltar [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 188

Mr. Robin Cook

Cyprus [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Simon Hughes -- Cyprus [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Robin Cook

EU Institutions (Reform) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. David Davis -- EU Institutions (Reform) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Robin Cook

EU Countries (Territorial Claims) [13 Jan 1998]

Rev. Martin Smyth -- EU Countries (Territorial Claims) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Robin Cook

EU Enlargement [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Pike -- EU Enlargement [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Robin Cook

Column: 189

Mr. Gordon Marsden -- EU Enlargement [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Doug Henderson

Mr. Paterson -- EU Enlargement [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Doug Henderson

Mr. Colvin -- EU Enlargement [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Doug Henderson

Mr. Wilkinson -- EU Enlargement [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Doug Henderson

Nigeria [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Savidge -- Nigeria [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Column: 190

Algeria [13 Jan 1998]

Ann Clwyd -- Algeria [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Australia [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Forth -- Australia [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Sri Lanka [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Llwyd -- Sri Lanka [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

TRADE AND INDUSTRY [13 Jan 1998]

Bankruptcy [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. White -- Bankruptcy [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Nigel Griffiths

Column: 191

European Fusion Project [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Baker -- European Fusion Project [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Battle

Electricity Companies (Coal Purchases) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Redwood -- Electricity Companies (Coal Purchases) [13 Jan 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Inntrepreneur [13 Jan 1998]

Kate Hoey -- Inntrepreneur [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Nigel Griffiths

Column: 192

Weapons Convention [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Livingstone -- Weapons Convention [13 Jan 1998]

Mrs. Roche

Arms Control [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Livingstone -- Arms Control [13 Jan 1998]

Mrs. Roche

Column: 193

Consumer Credit [13 Jan 1998]

Ms Kelly -- Consumer Credit [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Nigel Griffiths

EU Acquired Rights Directive [13 Jan 1998]

Ms Shipley -- EU Acquired Rights Directive [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Ian McCartney

Column: 194

Exports (South Korea) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Watts -- Exports (South Korea) [13 Jan 1998]

Mrs. Roche

HEALTH [13 Jan 1998]

Insulin [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Wills -- Insulin [13 Jan 1998]

Ms Jowell

Private Health Insurance [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Fraser -- Private Health Insurance [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Column: 195

Chiropody and Podiatry [13 Jan 1998]

Angela Smith -- Chiropody and Podiatry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Angela Smith -- Chiropody and Podiatry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Angela Smith -- Chiropody and Podiatry [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 196

Mr. Boateng

Angela Smith -- Chiropody and Podiatry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Angela Smith -- Chiropody and Podiatry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Angela Smith -- Chiropody and Podiatry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Column: 197

Angela Smith -- Chiropody and Podiatry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Angela Smith -- Chiropody and Podiatry [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 198

Mr. Boateng

Angela Smith -- Chiropody and Podiatry [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Column: 197

Column: 197

Falloden Private Hospital, Leeds [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Hinchliffe -- Falloden Private Hospital, Leeds [13 Jan 1998]

Ms Jowell

Mr. Hinchliffe -- Falloden Private Hospital, Leeds [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 198

Ms Jowell

Tobacco [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Marek -- Tobacco [13 Jan 1998]

Ms Jowell

Column: 199

SOCIAL SECURITY [13 Jan 1998]

Winter Fuel Payments [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Lynne Jones -- Winter Fuel Payments [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Denham

Disability Allowance [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Burstow -- Disability Allowance [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Denham

Column: 200

Respiratory Diseases [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Bill O'Brien -- Respiratory Diseases [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Column: 201

School Governors (Benefit Withdrawal) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Healey -- School Governors (Benefit Withdrawal) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Council Tax [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Webb -- Council Tax [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Column: 202

Column: 203

Rented Accommodation [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Webb -- Rented Accommodation [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Column: 204

All-work Test [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Cousins -- All-work Test [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Denham

Annuities [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Flight -- Annuities [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 205

Mr. Denham

Therapeutic Work [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Cousins -- Therapeutic Work [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Denham

Benefit Take-up [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Swinney -- Benefit Take-up [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Bradley

Column: 206

Lone Parents [13 Jan 1998]

Dr. Lynne Jones -- Lone Parents [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Mr. Opik -- Lone Parents [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Column: 207

Mr. Webb -- Lone Parents [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Mr. Webb -- Lone Parents [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Mr. Webb -- Lone Parents [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 208

Mr. Keith Bradley

Disability Living Allowance [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Healey -- Disability Living Allowance [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Denham

Column: 209

Lone Parents (Spelthorne) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Wilshire -- Lone Parents (Spelthorne) [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Housing Benefit [13 Jan 1998]

Ms Buck -- Housing Benefit [13 Jan 1998]

Column: 210

Mr. Keith Bradley

Council Tax Benefit [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Opik -- Council Tax Benefit [13 Jan 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley