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Column: 207

Written Answers to Questions [3 Jun 1998]

DEFENCE [3 Jun 1998]

Porton Down (Document) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Key -- Porton Down (Document) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Spellar

Abandoned Ordnance [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Key -- Abandoned Ordnance [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Spellar

Column: 208

Mr. Key -- Abandoned Ordnance [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Spellar

Mr. Key -- Abandoned Ordnance [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Spellar

Mr. Key -- Abandoned Ordnance [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 209

Mr. Spellar

Hunting [3 Jun 1998]

Jackie Ballard -- Hunting [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Spellar

ENVIRONMENT, TRANSPORT AND THE REGIONS [3 Jun 1998]

Birmingham Northern Relief Road [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Tony Wright -- Birmingham Northern Relief Road [3 Jun 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Motorists [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Evans -- Motorists [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 210

Ms Glenda Jackson

Piracy [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ray Michie -- Piracy [3 Jun 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Column: 211

Transport White Paper [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Sayeed -- Transport White Paper [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Prescott

Fossil Fuel Emissions [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Jim Cunningham -- Fossil Fuel Emissions [3 Jun 1998]

Angela Eagle

Carbon Monoxide Emissions [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Jim Cunningham -- Carbon Monoxide Emissions [3 Jun 1998]

Angela Eagle

Carbon Dioxide Emissions [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Jim Cunningham -- Carbon Dioxide Emissions [3 Jun 1998]

Angela Eagle

Column: 212

South Gloucestershire (Electoral Review) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Webb -- South Gloucestershire (Electoral Review) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Raynsford

LORD CHANCELLOR'S DEPARTMENT [3 Jun 1998]

Magistrates Courts [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Todd -- Magistrates Courts [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Todd -- Magistrates Courts [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Column: 213

Mr. Todd -- Magistrates Courts [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Deaf Jurors [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Levitt -- Deaf Jurors [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Hoon

PRIME MINISTER [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Stephen Kock [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Campbell-Savours -- Mr. Stephen Kock [3 Jun 1998]

The Prime Minister

Homelessness [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Jim Cunningham -- Homelessness [3 Jun 1998]

The Prime Minister

Column: 214

Housing [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Kidney -- Housing [3 Jun 1998]

The Prime Minister

Older People [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Burstow -- Older People [3 Jun 1998]

The Prime Minister

Column: 215

Duty Free [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Gale -- Duty Free [3 Jun 1998]

The Prime Minister

No. 10 Website [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Oaten -- No. 10 Website [3 Jun 1998]

The Prime Minister

Anti-poverty Strategy [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Pendry -- Anti-poverty Strategy [3 Jun 1998]

The Prime Minister

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Tonge -- Heavily Indebted Poor Countries [3 Jun 1998]

The Prime Minister

Column: 216

Mr. Wigley -- Heavily Indebted Poor Countries [3 Jun 1998]

The Prime Minister

NORTHERN IRELAND [3 Jun 1998]

RUC [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Maginnis -- RUC [3 Jun 1998]

Marjorie Mowlam

Column: 217

School Transport [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Wallace -- School Transport [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 218

Mr. Worthington

CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT [3 Jun 1998]

Sportsmatch [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Hoyle -- Sportsmatch [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Banks

Millennium Bank Holiday [3 Jun 1998]

Judy Mallaber -- Millennium Bank Holiday [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Chris Smith

Column: 219

HOME DEPARTMENT [3 Jun 1998]

Youth Justice [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Rapson -- Youth Justice [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Michael

Column: 220

Firearms [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. William Ross -- Firearms [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Michael

Joint Enterprise Killings [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Burstow -- Joint Enterprise Killings [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Michael

Column: 221

Mr. Burstow -- Joint Enterprise Killings [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Michael

Mr. Burstow -- Joint Enterprise Killings [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Michael

Asylum Seekers [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Burstow -- Asylum Seekers [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Column: 222

Mr. Burstow -- Asylum Seekers [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Child Deaths [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Burstow -- Child Deaths [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Michael

Column: 223

Prisoners [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Prisoners [3 Jun 1998]

Ms Quin

Road Policing [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Kidney -- Road Policing [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Michael

Alcohol (Young Persons) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Gareth Thomas -- Alcohol (Young Persons) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Michael

TREASURY [3 Jun 1998]

Private Finance Initiative [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Private Finance Initiative [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 224

Mr. Darling

Taxation [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Malcolm Bruce -- Taxation [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Lilley -- Taxation [3 Jun 1998]

Dawn Primarolo

Transsexuals [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Lynne Jones -- Transsexuals [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Liddell

Local Government Finance [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Paul Marsden -- Local Government Finance [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Darling

Column: 225

Heavily Indebted Poor Countries [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Reed -- Heavily Indebted Poor Countries [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Liddell

Methadone Deaths [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Methadone Deaths [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Liddell

Economic and Finance Council [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Timms -- Economic and Finance Council [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Gordon Brown

Column: 226

TRADE AND INDUSTRY [3 Jun 1998]

BMARC [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Campbell-Savours -- BMARC [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 227

Mrs. Beckett

Export Licences (Indonesia) [3 Jun 1998]

Ann Clwyd -- Export Licences (Indonesia) [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Roche

Bulldog Trainer Aircraft [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Hancock -- Bulldog Trainer Aircraft [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 228

Mr. Battle

Truck Refrigeration Systems [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Laurence Robertson -- Truck Refrigeration Systems [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Battle

Renewable Energy [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Stunell -- Renewable Energy [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Battle

Mr. Stunell -- Renewable Energy [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Battle

Column: 229

Money-lenders [3 Jun 1998]

Kate Hoey -- Money-lenders [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Nigel Griffiths

Kate Hoey -- Money-lenders [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Nigel Griffiths

WALES [3 Jun 1998]

Waiting Lists [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Denzil Davies -- Waiting Lists [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Win Griffiths

Further Education [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Rowlands -- Further Education [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Hain

Column: 230

INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT [3 Jun 1998]

Debt Reduction [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Palmer -- Debt Reduction [3 Jun 1998]

Sir Sydney Chapman -- Debt Reduction [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Mr. Wareing -- Debt Reduction [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Dr. Starkey -- Debt Reduction [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Mr. Ian Stewart -- Debt Reduction [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Column: 231

Niger [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Pickthall -- Niger [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Foulkes

Iraq [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dalyell -- Iraq [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Microfinance [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Goggins -- Microfinance [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Foulkes

Emergency Relief [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Julian Lewis -- Emergency Relief [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Column: 232

Bilateral Aid [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Gerald Howarth -- Bilateral Aid [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Rwanda [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. McNulty -- Rwanda [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Security Sector Reform [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Derek Twigg -- Security Sector Reform [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Column: 233

Religious Freedoms [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Laurence Robertson -- Religious Freedoms [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Sudan [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Hope -- Sudan [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Column: 234

Multilateral Agreement on Investment [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dismore -- Multilateral Agreement on Investment [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Child Labour [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Rammell -- Child Labour [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Jubilee 2000 [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Mackinlay -- Jubilee 2000 [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Column: 235

Rain Forests [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Sawford -- Rain Forests [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Indonesia [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. White -- Indonesia [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Column: 236

Sierra Leone [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Ian Bruce -- Sierra Leone [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

European Union Development Council [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Dean -- European Union Development Council [3 Jun 1998]

Clare Short

Column: 237

HEALTH [3 Jun 1998]

Breast Screening [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Cummings -- Breast Screening [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Midwives [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Alan Johnson -- Midwives [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Milburn

NHS Trusts (Health and Safety) [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Harris -- NHS Trusts (Health and Safety) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Column: 238

Tuberculosis [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Keetch -- Tuberculosis [3 Jun 1998]

Ms Jowell

Hospital Closures (Cornwall and Scilly) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Nicholls -- Hospital Closures (Cornwall and Scilly) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Emergency Contraception [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Tonge -- Emergency Contraception [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 239

Ms Jowell

User Groups [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Wigley -- User Groups [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Mr. Wigley -- User Groups [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Dental Services [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Laurence Robertson -- Dental Services [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Milburn

FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH AFFAIRS [3 Jun 1998]

Western Sahara [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Lepper -- Western Sahara [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Column: 240

Indonesia [3 Jun 1998]

Ann Clwyd -- Indonesia [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Mr. Laurence Robertson -- Indonesia [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Sierra Leone [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Howard -- Sierra Leone [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Robin Cook

Arms Exports [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Coaker -- Arms Exports [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Column: 241

Colombia [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Corbyn -- Colombia [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Mr. Corbyn -- Colombia [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Mr. Corbyn -- Colombia [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Column: 242

Mr. Corbyn -- Colombia [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Nuclear Tests (South Asia) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Corbyn -- Nuclear Tests (South Asia) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Column: 243

Palestinian Authority [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Faber -- Palestinian Authority [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Doug Henderson

Dependent Territories [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Gordon Marsden -- Dependent Territories [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Mr. Gordon Marsden -- Dependent Territories [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Column: 244

Congo [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Tonge -- Congo [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Ponsonby Rule [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Ponsonby Rule [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Column: 245

Iran [3 Jun 1998]

Jane Griffiths -- Iran [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Column: 246

Hong Kong Elections [3 Jun 1998]

Jane Griffiths -- Hong Kong Elections [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Argentina [3 Jun 1998]

Jane Griffiths -- Argentina [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

China [3 Jun 1998]

Jane Griffiths -- China [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Column: 247

St. Helena [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Marek -- St. Helena [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Ascension Island [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Marek -- Ascension Island [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FOOD [3 Jun 1998]

Bees [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Bees [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Mrs. Ewing -- Bees [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 248

Mr. Rooker

Mrs. Ewing -- Bees [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Mrs. Ewing -- Bees [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Animal Welfare [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Chidgey -- Animal Welfare [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Morley

Chicken Imports [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Chicken Imports [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Column: 249

Mr. Baker -- Chicken Imports [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Small Businesses [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Page -- Small Businesses [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Morley

Gluten-free Food [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Paul Marsden -- Gluten-free Food [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Rooker

Column: 250

SOCIAL SECURITY [3 Jun 1998]

Vaccine Damage [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Tony Wright -- Vaccine Damage [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Denham

Income Support [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Stinchcombe -- Income Support [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Household Income [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Wigley -- Household Income [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Widowers [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Todd -- Widowers [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 251

Mr. Denham

Means-tested Benefits [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Means-tested Benefits [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Column: 252

War Pensioners [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- War Pensioners [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Denham

Mrs. Ewing -- War Pensioners [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Denham

Column: 253

Housing Benefit [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Roy -- Housing Benefit [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Field

Incapacity Benefit [3 Jun 1998]

Helen Jones -- Incapacity Benefit [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Denham

Helen Jones -- Incapacity Benefit [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Denham

Column: 254

Pension Provision Group [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Pond -- Pension Provision Group [3 Jun 1998]

Ms Harman

Column: 255

EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT [3 Jun 1998]

Information [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Sanders -- Information [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Howells

New Deal (Young People) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Keetch -- New Deal (Young People) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Andrew Smith

Rural Schools (Closures) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Laurence Robertson -- Rural Schools (Closures) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Byers

Column: 256

Grammar Schools (Admissions) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Salter -- Grammar Schools (Admissions) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Byers

Student Loans [3 Jun 1998]

Helen Jones -- Student Loans [3 Jun 1998]

Dr. Howells

Column: 257

Playgroups [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dawson -- Playgroups [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 258

Ms Estelle Morris

Column: 259

SCOTLAND [3 Jun 1998]

Consultation Papers [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Consultation Papers [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Prestwick Airport [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. David Marshall -- Prestwick Airport [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. McLeish

Column: 260

Special Advisers [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Sayeed -- Special Advisers [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Smoking [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Smoking [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Mr. Flynn -- Smoking [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Column: 261

European Structural Funds [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Sanders -- European Structural Funds [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Macdonald

Column: 262

Royal Deeside Partnership [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Jenkin -- Royal Deeside Partnership [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Education Expenditure [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Education Expenditure [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Mrs. Ewing -- Education Expenditure [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 263

Mr. Dewar

Column: 264

Column: 263

Column: 263

Column: 264

NHS Trusts (Expenditure) [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- NHS Trusts (Expenditure) [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Executive Search Agencies [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Executive Search Agencies [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 265

Mr. Dewar

Standard Grade Examinations [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Standard Grade Examinations [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

NHS Administration Costs [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- NHS Administration Costs [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 266

Mr. Galbraith

Mrs. Ewing -- NHS Administration Costs [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Departmental Publicity [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Departmental Publicity [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 267

Mr. Dewar

Column: 268

Nursery Education [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Nursery Education [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 267

Column: 267

Column: 269

Column: 269

Mrs. Ewing -- Nursery Education [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Column: 270

Column: 269

Column: 271

Column: 271

Mrs. Ewing -- Nursery Education [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 272

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Column: 274

Column: 275

Column: 275

Bees [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Bees [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Macdonald

Mrs. Ewing -- Bees [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Macdonald

Student Loans [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Student Loans [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 276

Mr. Dewar

Mrs. Ewing -- Student Loans [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 275

Column: 277

Column: 277

Mrs. Ewing -- Student Loans [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 278

Private Finance Initiative [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Private Finance Initiative [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 277

Column: 279

Legal Aid [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Legal Aid [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 280

Medical Negligence [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Medical Negligence [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Prisoners [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Prisoners [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 281

Mr. McLeish

Mrs. Ewing -- Prisoners [3 Jun 1998]

Column: 282

Mr. McLeish

Class Sizes [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Class Sizes [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Pupils [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Pupils [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 283

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Knee and Hip Replacements [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Knee and Hip Replacements [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Column: 290

Column: 291

Mortgage Repossession Orders [3 Jun 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Mortgage Repossession Orders [3 Jun 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 292

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