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Column: 451

Written Answers to Questions [2 Feb 1998]

PRESIDENT OF THE COUNCIL [2 Feb 1998]

Non-Career Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burns -- Non-Career Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Ann Taylor

Anti-drugs Tsar [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hawkins -- Anti-drugs Tsar [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Ann Taylor

ENVIRONMENT, TRANSPORT AND THE REGIONS [2 Feb 1998]

Structure Plan (West Sussex) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gibb -- Structure Plan (West Sussex) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Raynsford

Train Overcrowding [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Stunell -- Train Overcrowding [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Column: 452

Airedale and Wharfdale Lines [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Ann Cryer -- Airedale and Wharfdale Lines [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Transport Safety [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Transport Safety [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

London Underground [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cox -- London Underground [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Health and Safety [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dismore -- Health and Safety [2 Feb 1998]

Angela Eagle

Column: 453

Rail Services (Portsmouth) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hancock -- Rail Services (Portsmouth) [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Empty Properties (NHS Trusts) [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Tonge -- Empty Properties (NHS Trusts) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Raynsford

Drinking Water [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Drinking Water [2 Feb 1998]

Angela Eagle

Mr. Baker -- Drinking Water [2 Feb 1998]

Angela Eagle

Mr. Baker -- Drinking Water [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 454

Angela Eagle

Planning Guidance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burstow -- Planning Guidance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Raynsford

Rail Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Marek -- Rail Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Local Authority Employees (Early Retirement) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Laurence Robertson -- Local Authority Employees (Early Retirement) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Raynsford

Thameslink 2000 [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Efford -- Thameslink 2000 [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Column: 455

Local Government Finance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Etherington -- Local Government Finance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Prescott

Column: 456

CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT [2 Feb 1998]

Non-career Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burns -- Non-career Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tom Clarke

National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Maude -- National Endowment for Science, Technology and the Arts [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Chris Smith

USA Visit [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Maude -- USA Visit [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Chris Smith

Column: 457

Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rhodri Morgan -- Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tom Clarke

Mr. Forth -- Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tom Clarke

Sovereign's Works of Art [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Sovereign's Works of Art [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fisher

Column: 458

Television Licences [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Webb -- Television Licences [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fisher

Mr. Laurence Robertson -- Television Licences [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fisher

TREASURY [2 Feb 1998]

Taxation [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Lait -- Taxation [2 Feb 1998]

Dawn Primarolo

Pre-tax Income [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Webb -- Pre-tax Income [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 459

Dawn Primarolo

Tax and Benefits [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cousins -- Tax and Benefits [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 460

Dawn Primarolo

Incapacity Benefit and Pensions [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cousins -- Incapacity Benefit and Pensions [2 Feb 1998]

Dawn Primarolo

Column: 459

Column: 459

Blind Trusts [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Maclean -- Blind Trusts [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gordon Brown

Social Security Benefits (Taxation) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Laurence Robertson -- Social Security Benefits (Taxation) [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 460

Dawn Primarolo

Air Fares [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Webb -- Air Fares [2 Feb 1998]

Dawn Primarolo

Earnings [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cox -- Earnings [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 461

Mrs. Liddell

Government-authorised Expenditure [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Kenneth Clarke -- Government-authorised Expenditure [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Darling

Tax Law [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gibb -- Tax Law [2 Feb 1998]

Dawn Primarolo

Column: 462

Housing [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Kidney -- Housing [2 Feb 1998]

Dawn Primarolo

Drug Deaths [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Drug Deaths [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Liddell

Column: 463

Pre-payment Meters [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rendel -- Pre-payment Meters [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Liddell

Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ian Bruce -- Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 464

Mr. Gordon Brown

LORD CHANCELLOR'S DEPARTMENT [2 Feb 1998]

Non-career Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burns -- Non-career Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Queen's Counsel [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Queen's Counsel [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Commonhold [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Lepper -- Commonhold [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Wills [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Kidney -- Wills [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Kidney -- Wills [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 465

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Kidney -- Wills [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Legal Aid [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Kidney -- Legal Aid [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Sir Nicholas Lyell -- Legal Aid [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Pre-marriage Contracts [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Kidney -- Pre-marriage Contracts [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Column: 466

Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ian Bruce -- Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoon

DEFENCE [2 Feb 1998]

Military Personnel, Equipment and Installations [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Swayne -- Military Personnel, Equipment and Installations [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Reid

Sustainable Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Matthew Taylor -- Sustainable Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. George Robertson

West Indian Guardship [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cox -- West Indian Guardship [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Reid

United Kingdom Land Command [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Bayley -- United Kingdom Land Command [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 467

Dr. Reid

Mr. Bayley -- United Kingdom Land Command [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Reid

Mr. Bayley -- United Kingdom Land Command [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Reid

Column: 468

Hyderabad Barracks, Colchester [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Bob Russell -- Hyderabad Barracks, Colchester [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Reid

Trident [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Trident [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. George Robertson

Staff College Camberley [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hawkins -- Staff College Camberley [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Reid

Recruits [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Corbyn -- Recruits [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Reid

Column: 469

Attack Helicopter (Training) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Borrow -- Attack Helicopter (Training) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Spellar

Mid-air Collisions [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gordon Marsden -- Mid-air Collisions [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Spellar

Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ian Bruce -- Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 470

Mr. Spellar

INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT [2 Feb 1998]

Land Mines [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Harris -- Land Mines [2 Feb 1998]

Clare Short

Dr. harris -- Land Mines [2 Feb 1998]

Clare Short

Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ian Bruce -- Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Foulkes

Zimbabwe [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Faber -- Zimbabwe [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 471

Clare Short

Mr. Faber -- Zimbabwe [2 Feb 1998]

Clare Short

Mr. Faber -- Zimbabwe [2 Feb 1998]

Clare Short

Mr. Faber -- Zimbabwe [2 Feb 1998]

Clare Short

Mr. Faber -- Zimbabwe [2 Feb 1998]

Clare Short

Indonesia [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Faber -- Indonesia [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Foulkes

Caribbean Nations [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mullin -- Caribbean Nations [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 472

Clare Short

St. Helena [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Marek -- St. Helena [2 Feb 1998]

Clare Short

Multilateral Agreement on Investment [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dawson -- Multilateral Agreement on Investment [2 Feb 1998]

Clare Short

Mixed Credits [2 Feb 1998]

Sir Alastair Goodlad -- Mixed Credits [2 Feb 1998]

Clare Short

International Development Budget [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Singh -- International Development Budget [2 Feb 1998]

Clare Short

Column: 473

Paris Club [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rowe -- Paris Club [2 Feb 1998]

Clare short

Nicaragua [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fitzpatrick -- Nicaragua [2 Feb 1998]

Clare Short

Column: 474

HOUSE OF COMMONS [2 Feb 1998]

Members' Accommodation [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dismore -- Members' Accommodation [2 Feb 1998]

Sir Sydney Chapman

NORTHERN IRELAND [2 Feb 1998]

Police [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. McNamara -- Police [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ingram

Mr. McNamara -- Police [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 475

Mr. Ingram

Mr. McNamara -- Police [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ingram

Bloody Sunday [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Morgan -- Bloody Sunday [2 Feb 1998]

Marjorie Mowlam

Student Tuition Fees [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Welsh -- Student Tuition Fees [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Worthington

PRIME MINISTER [2 Feb 1998]

Iraq [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dalyell -- Iraq [2 Feb 1998]

The Prime Minister

Column: 476

Mr. Dalyell -- Iraq [2 Feb 1998]

The Prime Minister

Security Services [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Security Services [2 Feb 1998]

The Prime Minister

Power Generators [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Redwood -- Power Generators [2 Feb 1998]

The Prime Minister

Animal Issues [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Animal Issues [2 Feb 1998]

The Prime Minister

Biotechnology [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Biotechnology [2 Feb 1998]

The Prime Minister

Column: 477

Women's Employment [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Maclean -- Women's Employment [2 Feb 1998]

The Prime Minister

TRADE AND INDUSTRY [2 Feb 1998]

British Coal (Land Holdings) [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Walley -- British Coal (Land Holdings) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Battle

Industrial Tribunals [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Sayeed -- Industrial Tribunals [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Column: 478

Fossil Fuel Levy [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Bill O'Brien -- Fossil Fuel Levy [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Battle

Mr. Bill O'Brien -- Fossil Fuel Levy [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Battle

Mr. Redwood -- Fossil Fuel Levy [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Renewable Energy [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Yeo -- Renewable Energy [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Battle

Column: 479

Funerals [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Tonge -- Funerals [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Nigel Griffiths

Gas Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Boswell -- Gas Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Battle

Coal Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Mr Redwood -- Coal Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Mr. Redwood -- Coal Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Column: 480

Mr. Redwood -- Coal Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Mr. Redwood -- Coal Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Mr. Redwood -- Coal Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Official Entertainment [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Bercow -- Official Entertainment [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Power Generators [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Redwood -- Power Generators [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 481

[2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Sustainable Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Matthew Taylor -- Sustainable Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Solar Heating [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Laurence Robertson -- Solar Heating [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Battle

Column: 482

Millennium Compliance [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Gillan -- Millennium Compliance [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Roche

Mrs. Gillan -- Millennium Compliance [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Roche

Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rhodri Morgan -- Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Electricity Companies [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hoyle -- Electricity Companies [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Battle

Column: 483

Football World Cup [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Nigel Jones -- Football World Cup [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Nigel Griffiths

Algeria [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Corbyn -- Algeria [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Export Licences [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Menzies Campbell -- Export Licences [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Roche

Column: 484

Nuclear Reprocessing [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Redwood -- Nuclear Reprocessing [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Mr. Redwood -- Nuclear Reprocessing [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Indonesia [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Redwood -- Indonesia [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Export Credits Guarantee Department [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Redwood -- Export Credits Guarantee Department [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Mr. Redwood -- Export Credits Guarantee Department [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Column: 485

Exports [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Maclean -- Exports [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Battle

Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Sir Brian Mawhinney -- Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Airbus 340X [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Barry Jones -- Airbus 340X [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Beckett

Column: 486

SCOTLAND [2 Feb 1998]

Benefits [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. David Marshall -- Benefits [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Column: 487

Column: 488

Column: 487

Column: 489

Column: 489

Right to Buy [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Moore -- Right to Buy [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Macdonald

Hospital Discharges [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gorrie -- Hospital Discharges [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Column: 490

Social Work Services [2 Feb 1998]

Miss Begg -- Social Work Services [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Sustainable Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Matthew Taylor -- Sustainable Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Non-Scottish United Kingdom Students [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Welsh -- Non-Scottish United Kingdom Students [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Column: 491

Prison Staff Pay [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. David Stewart -- Prison Staff Pay [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. McLeish

Acute Beds (Lothian) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Chisholm -- Acute Beds (Lothian) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

CS Gas [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Godman -- CS Gas [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. McLeish

Domestic Violence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Godman -- Domestic Violence [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 492

Mr. McLeish

Nursing Students [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Welsh -- Nursing Students [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Mr. Welsh -- Nursing Students [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Column: 493

Mr. Welsh -- Nursing Students [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Tuition Fees [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Welsh -- Tuition Fees [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ian Bruce -- Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 494

SOCIAL SECURITY [2 Feb 1998]

Winter Fuel Payments [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burns -- Winter Fuel Payments [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Denham

Column: 495

Mr. Burns -- Winter Fuel Payments [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Denham

Winter Fuel Supplement [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rendel -- Winter Fuel Supplement [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Denham

Column: 496

Disability Living Allowance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Llew Smith -- Disability Living Allowance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Denham

Column: 497

Disability Benefits [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cousins -- Disability Benefits [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Denham

Column: 498

Cabinet Committee on Women [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Gillan -- Cabinet Committee on Women [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Ruddock

Cold Weather Payments [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Wallace -- Cold Weather Payments [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Denham

Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ian Bruce -- Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Denham

Family Credit [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Willetts -- Family Credit [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 499

Mr. Keith Bradley

National Insurance Fund [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Corbyn -- National Insurance Fund [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Denham

Benefits Statistics [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cousins -- Benefits Statistics [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Denham

Column: 500

Pensions Policy [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Corbyn -- Pensions Policy [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Denham

Building Societies [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Efford -- Building Societies [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Column: 501

Column: 503

DUCHY OF LANCASTER [2 Feb 1998]

Electronic Red Boxes [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Electronic Red Boxes [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Millennium Compliance [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Gillan -- Millennium Compliance [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. David Clark

MINISTER WITHOUT PORTFOLIO [2 Feb 1998]

Millennium Dome [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Millennium Dome [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mandelson

HEALTH [2 Feb 1998]

Local Government Finance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gerrard -- Local Government Finance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Column: 504

AIDS and HIV (London) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cox -- AIDS and HIV (London) [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Jowell

Column: 505

Minister for Mental Health [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hesford -- Minister for Mental Health [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Column: 506

Positive Care Link [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gerrard -- Positive Care Link [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Boateng

AIDS (Viral Load Tests) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gerrard -- AIDS (Viral Load Tests) [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Jowell

Child Care Orders [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cox -- Child Care Orders [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 507

St. George's Hospital, Tooting [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cox -- St. George's Hospital, Tooting [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Column: 508

Health Records (Access Charges) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dismore -- Health Records (Access Charges) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Milburn

MS Drug Treatments [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Kidney -- MS Drug Treatments [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Jowell

ME Association [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Letwin -- ME Association [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Jowell

Irena [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Letwin -- Irena [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Jowell

Cannabis [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Cannabis [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 509

Mr. Boateng

Social Care [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Cable -- Social Care [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Smoking [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Smoking [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Jowell

Column: 510

Prescription Charges (Exemptions) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Truswell -- Prescription Charges (Exemptions) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Hospital Waiting Lists [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Boswell -- Hospital Waiting Lists [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Millennium Compliance [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Gillan -- Millennium Compliance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Dental Services [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Ballard -- Dental Services [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 511

Mr. Milburn

Continence Pads (VAT) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burstow -- Continence Pads (VAT) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Broadmoor Hospital [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Broadmoor Hospital [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Boateng

HOME DEPARTMENT [2 Feb 1998]

Prison Ships [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Prison Ships [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Public House and Club Licensing [2 Feb 1998]

Sir Teddy Taylor -- Public House and Club Licensing [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

Column: 512

European Year Against Racism [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. McNulty -- European Year Against Racism [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Community Sentences [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ainger -- Community Sentences [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

European Convention on Human Rights [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Green> -- European Convention on Human Rights [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Column: 513

Prisons (Drug Testing) [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Iddon -- Prisons (Drug Testing) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

EU Presidency [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Stringer -- EU Presidency [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Restorative Justice [2 Feb 1998]

Fiona Mactaggart -- Restorative Justice [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Police Corruption [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mackinlay -- Police Corruption [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Column: 514

Fire Service [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Amess -- Fire Service [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

Voluntary Sector [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Keeble -- Voluntary Sector [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Drug Use [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Robathan -- Drug Use [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

Bribery [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cawsey -- Bribery [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Immigration Advisers [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cox -- Immigration Advisers [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Column: 515

Young Offenders [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Spring -- Young Offenders [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Policing [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Lansley -- Policing [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Holloway Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Abbott -- Holloway Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Vulnerable Witnesses [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. McWalter -- Vulnerable Witnesses [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 516

Mr. Michael

Anti-social Behaviour [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Brinton -- Anti-social Behaviour [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Mr. Pike -- Anti-social Behaviour [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Prisons (In-cell Television) [2 Feb 1998]

Miss Widdecombe -- Prisons (In-cell Television) [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Terrorism (Information) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Randall -- Terrorism (Information) [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 517

Mr. Straw

Prisons (Drug Testing) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Prisons (Drug Testing) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

Immigration and Nationality Directorate [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Allan -- Immigration and Nationality Directorate [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Probation Officers (Prisons) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ieuan Wyn Jones -- Probation Officers (Prisons) [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Column: 518

Immigration [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cox -- Immigration [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Column: 519

Mr. Singh -- Immigration [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Mr. Dismore -- Immigration [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Former Prisoners [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burnett -- Former Prisoners [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Rehabilitation (Prisoners) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burnett -- Rehabilitation (Prisoners) [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Column: 520

Suicides (Prisons) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burnett -- Suicides (Prisons) [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Column: 521

Fine Defaulters [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burnett -- Fine Defaulters [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Prisoner Statistics [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burnett -- Prisoner Statistics [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Column: 522

Child Prostitution [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Sheerman -- Child Prostitution [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Data Protection [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mitchell -- Data Protection [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

Mr. Cohen -- Data Protection [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

Speed Cameras [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. May -- Speed Cameras [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Column: 523

Durham Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Steinberg -- Durham Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Persistent Young Offenders [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Letwin -- Persistent Young Offenders [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Column: 524

Altcourse Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Maria Eagle -- Altcourse Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Right to Silence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Clappison -- Right to Silence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Bail Support and Enforcement Programmes [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Clappison -- Bail Support and Enforcement Programmes [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 525

Ms Quin

Asylum Seekers [2 Feb 1998]

Kali Mountford -- Asylum Seekers [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Mr. Godman -- Asylum Seekers [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Mr. Godman -- Asylum Seekers [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Column: 526

Firearms (Compensation) [2 Feb 1998]

Sir Brian Mawhinney -- Firearms (Compensation) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Mr. William Ross -- Firearms (Compensation) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Column: 527

Winwick Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Helen Jones -- Winwick Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Prisoners (Drug Addiction) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Prisoners (Drug Addiction) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

Colchester Young Offenders Institution [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Clappison -- Colchester Young Offenders Institution [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Winchester Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Oaten -- Winchester Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Column: 528

Medical Research (Animal Tissues) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Medical Research (Animal Tissues) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

Lewes Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Lewes Prison [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Handguns [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Gillan -- Handguns [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Family Court Welfare Service [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hinchliffe -- Family Court Welfare Service [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Column: 529

European Court of Human Rights [2 Feb 1998]

Sir Nicholas Lyell -- European Court of Human Rights [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Police Expenditure [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tyrie -- Police Expenditure [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Mr. Yeo -- Police Expenditure [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Michael

Prisons (Medical Services) [2 Feb 1998]

Helen Jones -- Prisons (Medical Services) [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Quin

Column: 530

WALES [2 Feb 1998]

Local Government Finance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gareth Thomas -- Local Government Finance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ron Davies

New Deal [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Brady -- New Deal [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 531

Mr. Hain

Mr. Barry Jones -- New Deal [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hain

Mr. Barry Jones -- New Deal [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hain

Mr. Barry Jones -- New Deal [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hain

Non-career Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burns -- Non-career Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ron Davies

Sustainable Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Matthew Taylor -- Sustainable Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Win Griffiths

Column: 532

Farm Incomes [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Alan W. Williams -- Farm Incomes [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Win Griffiths

Housing Starts [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Barry Jones -- Housing Starts [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Win Griffiths

School Nurses [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ruane -- School Nurses [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Win Griffiths

Column: 533

School Governors [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gareth Thomas -- School Governors [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hain

Prescription Fraud [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Barry Jones -- Prescription Fraud [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Win Griffiths

Inward Investment [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Wigley -- Inward Investment [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hain

Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ian Bruce -- Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Ron Davies

FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH AFFAIRS [2 Feb 1998]

Civil Service Staff [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rhodri Morgan -- Civil Service Staff [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

BBC Monitoring Service [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Browne -- BBC Monitoring Service [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Ministerial Meetings [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Mullin -- Ministerial Meetings [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Kenya [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rowe -- Kenya [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Column: 535

Mr. Rowe -- Kenya [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Mr. Faber -- Kenya [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Human Rights [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rowe -- Human Rights [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Column: 536

Mr. Rowe -- Human Rights [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Department for International Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rowe -- Department for International Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

EU Councils [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Stoate -- EU Councils [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Doug Henderson

Column: 537

Column: 538

Column: 539

General Affairs Council [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Stoate -- General Affairs Council [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Doug Henderson

Column: 540

Column: 541

Column: 542

Euro-Mediterranean Process [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Streeter -- Euro-Mediterranean Process [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Doug Henderson

Arms Sales [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Arms Sales [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Mr. Faber -- Arms Sales [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Column: 543

Mr. Faber -- Arms Sales [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Zimbabwe [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Faber -- Zimbabwe [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Mr. Faber -- Zimbabwe [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Mr. Faber -- Zimbabwe [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Indonesia [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Faber -- Indonesia [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 544

Mr. Fatchett

South Africa [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Faber -- South Africa [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Algeria [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Faber -- Algeria [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

European Convention on Human Rights [2 Feb 1998]

Sir Nicholas Lyell -- European Convention on Human Rights [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Column: 545

Egyptian Dissidents [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Soames -- Egyptian Dissidents [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Column: 546

Overseas Travel [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. McGuire -- Overseas Travel [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Robin Cook

Column: 545

Column: 547

Column: 547

AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FOOD [2 Feb 1998]

Beef Imports [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Walter -- Beef Imports [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Hill Livestock Compensatory Allowance [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Jack -- Hill Livestock Compensatory Allowance [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. John Cunningham

Farmers (Early Retirement) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dawson -- Farmers (Early Retirement) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Kirkwood -- Farmers (Early Retirement) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Morley

Imported Meat [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Dawson -- Imported Meat [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Imported Meat [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 548

Mr. Rooker

Beef Labelling [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Plaskitt -- Beef Labelling [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Spongiform Encephalopathy (Cats and Dogs) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Blizzard -- Spongiform Encephalopathy (Cats and Dogs) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Column: 549

Farming (Financial Support) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Farming (Financial Support) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Unpasteurised Milk [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tyler -- Unpasteurised Milk [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Maclean -- Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Vitamin Supplements [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Luff -- Vitamin Supplements [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 550

Mr. Rooker

Mr. Tyler -- Vitamin Supplements [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Food Product Labelling [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Tyler -- Food Product Labelling [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Beef Export Ban [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Jack -- Beef Export Ban [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. John Cunningham

Column: 551

BSE [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Jack -- BSE [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. John Cunningham

Mr. Alan W. Williams -- BSE [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Fishing Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Jack -- Fishing Industry [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 552

Dr. John Cunningham

BSE (Canine Immunity) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Blizzard -- BSE (Canine Immunity) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Non-career Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Burns -- Non-career Civil Servants [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Morley

Column: 553

Animal Welfare (Transportation) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Cohen -- Animal Welfare (Transportation) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Morley

Rendered Bovine Material (Disposal) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gill -- Rendered Bovine Material (Disposal) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Beef Bones (Disposal) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gill -- Beef Bones (Disposal) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Sheep Exports [2 Feb 1998]

Angela Smith -- Sheep Exports [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 554

Mr. Morley

Food Standards [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Spring -- Food Standards [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Sustainable Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Matthew Taylor -- Sustainable Development [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Morley

Farming Industry (Meetings) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Laurence Robertson -- Farming Industry (Meetings) [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. John Cunningham

EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT [2 Feb 1998]

Tuition Fees [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Welsh -- Tuition Fees [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 555

Dr. Howells

Mr. Welsh -- Tuition Fees [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Child Care [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Gillan -- Child Care [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Alan Howarth

Mrs. Gillan -- Child Care [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Alan Howarth

Mrs. Gillan -- Child Care [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Alan Howarth

School Budgets [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. McLoughlin -- School Budgets [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 556

Mr. Byers

Column: 558

Mr. Burstow -- School Budgets [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Byers

Column: 557

Column: 561

Column: 561

Examination Papers (Marking) [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Boswell -- Examination Papers (Marking) [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Column: 562

Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Allan -- Correspondence [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Column: 563

Training (Voluntary Sector) [2 Feb 1998]

Mrs. Organ -- Training (Voluntary Sector) [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Student Fees [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Hancock -- Student Fees [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. Hancock -- Student Fees [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Column: 564

Mr. Hancock -- Student Fees [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Further Education [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Gerrard -- Further Education [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. Gerrard -- Further Education [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. Gerrard -- Further Education [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. Gerrard -- Further Education [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Column: 565

Special Education Provision [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Martin Bell -- Special Education Provision [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Estelle Morris

Class Sizes [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Amess -- Class Sizes [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Byers

Veterinary Students [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Clappison -- Veterinary Students [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. Clappison -- Veterinary Students [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. Clappison -- Veterinary Students [2 Feb 1998]

Column: 566

Dr. Howells

Mr. Clappison -- Veterinary Students [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. Clappison -- Veterinary Students [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

Column: 567

Column: 568

Further and Higher Education (Cornwall) [2 Feb 1998]

Ms Atherton -- Further and Higher Education (Cornwall) [2 Feb 1998]

Dr. Howells

New Deal [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Willetts -- New Deal [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Andrew Smith

Mr. Willetts -- New Deal [2 Feb 1998]

Mr. Andrew Smith