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Wednesday 8 Jul 1998

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Column: 517

Written Answers to Questions [8 Jul 1998]

TRADE AND INDUSTRY [8 Jul 1998]

Coal Mining Subsidence [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Todd -- Coal Mining Subsidence [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Battle

Mr. Grogan -- Coal Mining Subsidence [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Battle

ABI Group [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Cran -- ABI Group [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 518

Mr. Ian McCartney

Mr. Cran -- ABI Group [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Ian McCartney

Solar Products [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Brinton -- Solar Products [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Battle

Column: 519

Multinational Enterprises [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. Tonge -- Multinational Enterprises [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Roche

Toys (Phthalates) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Toys (Phthalates) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Nigel Griffiths

LORD CHANCELLOR'S DEPARTMENT [8 Jul 1998]

Legal Insurance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Garnier -- Legal Insurance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Column: 520

Mr. Garnier -- Legal Insurance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Mr. Garnier -- Legal Insurance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Magistrates [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Mullin -- Magistrates [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Public Registers [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Cohen -- Public Registers [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Hoon

Column: 521

Column: 522

SCOTLAND [8 Jul 1998]

Lottery Funding [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Alexander -- Lottery Funding [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Unemployment [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Alexander -- Unemployment [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Further Education Colleges [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Gorrie -- Further Education Colleges [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Wilson

Departmental Staff [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Brake -- Departmental Staff [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 523

Mr. Dewar

Column: 524

Column: 523

Column: 523

Respiratory Disease [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Chisholm -- Respiratory Disease [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 524

Mr. Galbraith

Column: 523

Column: 525

Column: 525

Disabled Voters [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Evans -- Disabled Voters [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. McLeish

Police (Firearms) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Sarwar -- Police (Firearms) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. McLeish

Burncrooks Waterworks (Contamination Incident) [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Fyfe -- Burncrooks Waterworks (Contamination Incident) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 526

Repossession Orders [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Repossession Orders [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Column: 527

Column: 528

Mrs. Ewing -- Repossession Orders [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Dewar

Health Service [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Health Service [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Mrs. Ewing -- Health Service [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Galbraith

Column: 527

Column: 527

Column: 529

Column: 529

Women Prisoners [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Ewing -- Women Prisoners [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. McLeish

School Curriculum [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Ray Michie -- School Curriculum [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Wilson

DEFENCE [8 Jul 1998]

Army Tactical Reconnaissance Capability [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Dari Taylor -- Army Tactical Reconnaissance Capability [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 530

Mr. Spellar

Multiple Launch Rocket System [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Gilroy -- Multiple Launch Rocket System [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Spellar

Column: 531

RAF Squadrons [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Menzies Campbell -- RAF Squadrons [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. Reid

Column: 532

Public Registers [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Cohen -- Public Registers [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. Reid

Major Eric Joyce [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Keith Simpson -- Major Eric Joyce [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. George Robertson

Royal Navy Establishment [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Blunt -- Royal Navy Establishment [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 533

Dr. Reid

INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT [8 Jul 1998]

Microfinance [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. Tonge -- Microfinance [8 Jul 1998]

Clare Short

Indonesia [8 Jul 1998]

Ann Clwyd -- Indonesia [8 Jul 1998]

Clare Short

Ann Clwyd -- Indonesia [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 534

Clare Short

NORTHERN IRELAND [8 Jul 1998]

Millennium Compliance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. David Atkinson -- Millennium Compliance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Paul Murphy

Departmental Staff [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Brake -- Departmental Staff [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Paul Murphy

Fair Treatment Analyses [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. McNamara -- Fair Treatment Analyses [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Ingram

Column: 535

SOCIAL SECURITY [8 Jul 1998]

Benefits (Equality of Treatment) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Todd -- Benefits (Equality of Treatment) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Denham

Benefits (Intensive Treatments) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Hancock -- Benefits (Intensive Treatments) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Denham

Gender Impact Assessments [8 Jul 1998]

Jackie Ballard -- Gender Impact Assessments [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Ruddock

Column: 536

Child Support Agency [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Cox -- Child Support Agency [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Mr. Terry Davis -- Child Support Agency [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

Column: 537

Pensioner Incomes [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. O'Hara -- Pensioner Incomes [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Denham

Column: 538

Fraud [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Chope -- Fraud [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Field

Benefits Agency Caller Offices [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Benefits Agency Caller Offices [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Keith Bradley

WALES [8 Jul 1998]

Departmental Staff [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Brake -- Departmental Staff [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Ron Davies

Column: 539

Rhuddlan Borough Council [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Martyn Jones -- Rhuddlan Borough Council [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Win Griffiths

Correspondence [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Sanders -- Correspondence [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Ron Davies

National Assembly [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Wigley -- National Assembly [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Ron Davies

Health Service (Sterile Services) [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Lawrence -- Health Service (Sterile Services) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Win Griffiths

Column: 540

Health Service (Complaints) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Livsey -- Health Service (Complaints) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Win Griffiths

Horticulture [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Barry Jones -- Horticulture [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Win Griffiths

ENVIRONMENT, TRANSPORT AND THE REGIONS [8 Jul 1998]

Railway Stations [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Ottaway -- Railway Stations [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Road Accidents [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Plaskitt -- Road Accidents [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Column: 541

Climate Change [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Stunell -- Climate Change [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Meacher

Column: 542

Refuse Collection [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Menzies Campbell -- Refuse Collection [8 Jul 1998]

Angela Eagle

Column: 541

Column: 541

Rural Public Transport [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Grogan -- Rural Public Transport [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Regional Development Agencies [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. MacShane -- Regional Development Agencies [8 Jul 1998]

Angela Eagle

Column: 542

Air France [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Ottaway -- Air France [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Mr. Ottaway -- Air France [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Column: 543

Radioactive Waste [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Chaytor -- Radioactive Waste [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Meacher

Ms Walley -- Radioactive Waste [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Meacher

Endocrine-disrupting Chemicals [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Endocrine-disrupting Chemicals [8 Jul 1998]

Angela Eagle

Mr. Baker -- Endocrine-disrupting Chemicals [8 Jul 1998]

Angela Eagle

Column: 544

Interdepartmental Group on Genetic [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Interdepartmental Group on Genetic [8 Jul 1998]

Angela Eagle

Channel Tunnel Rail Link [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Snape -- Channel Tunnel Rail Link [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Rural Bus Services [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Brake -- Rural Bus Services [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Glenda Jackson

Housing [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Brake -- Housing [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 545

Mr. Raynsford

Mr. Brake -- Housing [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Raynsford

Valuation Tribunals [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Corbett -- Valuation Tribunals [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Raynsford

Column: 546

Local Government [8 Jul 1998]

Helen Jackson -- Local Government [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Raynsford

Fluorescent Tubes (Recycling) [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Rosie Winterton -- Fluorescent Tubes (Recycling) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Meacher

Tree Preservation [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Etherington -- Tree Preservation [8 Jul 1998]

Angela Eagle

Column: 547

EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT [8 Jul 1998]

Sixth Form Education [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Chaytor -- Sixth Form Education [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. Howells

Mr. Chaytor -- Sixth Form Education [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. Howells

Education in World Citizenship [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Hancock -- Education in World Citizenship [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Estelle Morris

Mr. Hancock -- Education in World Citizenship [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Estelle Morris

Mr. Hancock -- Education in World Citizenship [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 548

Ms Estelle Morris

FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH AFFAIRS [8 Jul 1998]

Taiwan and China [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Gillan -- Taiwan and China [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Diplomats [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Gillan -- Diplomats [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

East Timor [8 Jul 1998]

Ann Clwyd -- East Timor [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Millennium Compliance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Nigel Jones -- Millennium Compliance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Column: 549

Kosovo [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Howard -- Kosovo [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Tony Lloyd

Tibet [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Baker -- Tibet [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Fatchett

Human Rights [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. McNamara -- Human Rights [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 550

Mr. Doug Henderson

PRIME MINISTER [8 Jul 1998]

Community Hospitals [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Simon Hughes -- Community Hospitals [8 Jul 1998]

The Prime Minister

Engagements [8 Jul 1998]

Sir Peter Tapsell -- Engagements [8 Jul 1998]

The Prime Minister

CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT [8 Jul 1998]

Broadcasting (Sporting Events) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Grogan -- Broadcasting (Sporting Events) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Chris Smith

Mr. Grogan -- Broadcasting (Sporting Events) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Chris Smith

Opera [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Chaytor -- Opera [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Fisher

Column: 551

Millennium Dome [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Hoyle -- Millennium Dome [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Tom Clarke

Mr. Fabricant -- Millennium Dome [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Tom Clarke

Mr. Fabricant -- Millennium Dome [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Tom Clarke

Mr. Fabricant -- Millennium Dome [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Tom Clarke

Television Licences [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Webb -- Television Licences [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Fisher

Column: 552

Mr. Webb -- Television Licences [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Fisher

HOME DEPARTMENT [8 Jul 1998]

Handguns [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Evans -- Handguns [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Michael

Mr. Mackinlay -- Handguns [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Michael

Column: 553

Access to Information (Medical Records) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Simon Hughes -- Access to Information (Medical Records) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

Column: 554

Immigration and Asylum [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Burnett -- Immigration and Asylum [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Michael

Column: 553

Column: 553

Mr. Burnett -- Immigration and Asylum [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 554

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Column: 555

Mr. Burnett -- Immigration and Asylum [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Mr. Burnett -- Immigration and Asylum [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Column: 556

Mr. Clappison -- Immigration and Asylum [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Immigration Cases [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Vaz -- Immigration Cases [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Millennium Compliance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. David Atkinson -- Millennium Compliance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Straw

Column: 557

Appeals [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Crausby -- Appeals [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Michael

Elections [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Luff -- Elections [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. George Howarth

Prisons (Halal Meat) [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Fiona Jones -- Prisons (Halal Meat) [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Quin

AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FOOD [8 Jul 1998]

Food Standards Agency [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Curry -- Food Standards Agency [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. John Cunningham

Organophosphates [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Jack -- Organophosphates [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. John Cunningham

Column: 558

Beef Labelling [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Quinn -- Beef Labelling [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Rooker

HEALTH [8 Jul 1998]

Drug Users (Devon) [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Gilroy -- Drug Users (Devon) [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Jowell

Housebound Patients (Medicines) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. McWalter -- Housebound Patients (Medicines) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Asthma [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Burstow -- Asthma [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 559

Mr. Milburn

Ambulances [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Benton -- Ambulances [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Multiple Sclerosis (Dental Services) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Multiple Sclerosis (Dental Services) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Link Services Centres (Kent) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Shaw -- Link Services Centres (Kent) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Boateng

Column: 560

Autism (MMR Vaccine) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Llew Smith -- Autism (MMR Vaccine) [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Jowell

Family Planning [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Brinton -- Family Planning [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Jowell

Maternal Deaths [8 Jul 1998]

Mrs. Brinton -- Maternal Deaths [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Jowell

Mrs. Brinton -- Maternal Deaths [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Jowell

Column: 561

Hospital Treatments [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Hammond -- Hospital Treatments [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Antibiotic Resistance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Antibiotic Resistance [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Jowell

NHS Trusts (Enfield and Haringey) [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Ryan -- NHS Trusts (Enfield and Haringey) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Milburn

Volatile Substance Abuse [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Derek Twigg -- Volatile Substance Abuse [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Jowell

Column: 562

Tobacco Products [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Tobacco Products [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Jowell

Lariam [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Lariam [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Jowell

Column: 563

Alcohol (Health Warnings) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Flynn -- Alcohol (Health Warnings) [8 Jul 1998]

Ms Jowell

DUCHY OF LANCASTER [8 Jul 1998]

Executive Agencies [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. Whitehead -- Executive Agencies [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Kilfoyle

Information Technology [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Dalyell -- Information Technology [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Ms Rosie Winterton -- Information Technology [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 564

Dr. David Clark

Open Government [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Robathan -- Open Government [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Public Appointments [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Canavan -- Public Appointments [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Kilfoyle

Dr. Tony Wright -- Public Appointments [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Kilfoyle

Parliamentary Accountability [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Rhodri Morgan -- Parliamentary Accountability [8 Jul 1998]

Column: 565

Mr. Kilfoyle

Deregulation [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Pike -- Deregulation [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Kilfoyle

Internet [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Sheerman -- Internet [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Millennium Compliance [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. David Atkinson -- Millennium Compliance [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Mr. Nicholas Winterton -- Millennium Compliance [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Column: 566

Mr. Ben Chapman -- Millennium Compliance [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark

"Better Government" [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Ronnie Campbell -- "Better Government" [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Secondments (Civil Service) [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Secondments (Civil Service) [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Special Advisers [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Gray -- Special Advisers [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Column: 567

Electronic Red Box [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Fabricant -- Electronic Red Box [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Mrs. Anne Campbell -- Electronic Red Box [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark

Column: 568

Government Information and Communication Service [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Ruffley -- Government Information and Communication Service [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Kilfoyle

Freedom of Information Bill [8 Jul 1998]

Mr. Mitchell -- Freedom of Information Bill [8 Jul 1998]

Dr. David Clark