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Column: 257W

Written Answers to Questions [8 May 2000]

FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH AFFAIRS [8 May 2000]

Congo (Zimbabwean Forces) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Blunt -- Congo (Zimbabwean Forces) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hain

Zimbabwe [8 May 2000]

Mr. Brady -- Zimbabwe [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hain

Iran [8 May 2000]

Mr. Clappison -- Iran [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hain

Column: 258W

Mr. Clappison -- Iran [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hain

Mr. Corbett -- Iran [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hain

Sanctions (Serbia and Iraq) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Dalyell -- Sanctions (Serbia and Iraq) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hain

Column: 259W

EU Enlargement [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mitchell -- EU Enlargement [8 May 2000]

Mr. Vaz

Mr. Mitchell -- EU Enlargement [8 May 2000]

Mr. Vaz

Iraqi Oil Sanction Breaches [8 May 2000]

Dr. Starkey -- Iraqi Oil Sanction Breaches [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hain

Column: 260W

TREASURY [8 May 2000]

Climate Change Levy [8 May 2000]

Mr. Portillo -- Climate Change Levy [8 May 2000]

Mr. Timms

New Deal [8 May 2000]

Mr. Portillo -- New Deal [8 May 2000]

Mr. Andrew Smith

Column: 261W

National Savings Bonds [8 May 2000]

Mr. Robertson -- National Savings Bonds [8 May 2000]

Miss Melanie Johnson

Family Statistics [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gerald Howarth -- Family Statistics [8 May 2000]

Miss Melanie Johnson

Column: 262W

Censuses [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gibb -- Censuses [8 May 2000]

Miss Melanie Johnson

Holocaust Victims (Compensation) [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Lawrence -- Holocaust Victims (Compensation) [8 May 2000]

Dawn Primarolo

DEFENCE [8 May 2000]

Army Criminal Legal Aid Authority [8 May 2000]

Mr. Tony Lloyd -- Army Criminal Legal Aid Authority [8 May 2000]

Mr. Spellar

Column: 263W

Service Personnel (Divorce) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Quentin Davies -- Service Personnel (Divorce) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Spellar

Column: 264W

Eurocorps and EUROFOR [8 May 2000]

Mr. Redwood -- Eurocorps and EUROFOR [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hoon

British Beef [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gerald Howarth -- British Beef [8 May 2000]

Dr. Moonie

ENVIRONMENT, TRANSPORT AND THE REGIONS [8 May 2000]

Health and Safety Executive [8 May 2000]

Mr. Bennett -- Health and Safety Executive [8 May 2000]

Mr. Meacher

Column: 265W

Helen Jones -- Health and Safety Executive [8 May 2000]

Mr. Meacher

Air Traffic Control [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Air Traffic Control [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Air Traffic Control [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Column: 266W

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Air Traffic Control [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Air Traffic Control [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Air Traffic Control [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Air Traffic Control [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Column: 267W

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Air Traffic Control [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Column: 268W

Social Services (Devon) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Steen -- Social Services (Devon) [8 May 2000]

Ms Beverley Hughes

PFI Projects [8 May 2000]

Mr. Dobbin -- PFI Projects [8 May 2000]

Ms Beverley Hughes

Column: 269W

Column: 270W

Column: 271W

Road User Charging [8 May 2000]

Mr. Jenkin -- Road User Charging [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hill

Mr. Jenkin -- Road User Charging [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hill

Rent Service Agency [8 May 2000]

Mr. Loughton -- Rent Service Agency [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Mr. Loughton -- Rent Service Agency [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Mr. Loughton -- Rent Service Agency [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Column: 272W

Rent Acts (Maximum Fair Rent) Order 1999 [8 May 2000]

Mr. Loughton -- Rent Acts (Maximum Fair Rent) Order 1999 [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 [8 May 2000]

Mr. Loughton -- Landlord and Tenant Act 1985 [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mullin

Sustainable Development [8 May 2000]

Mr. Derek Twigg -- Sustainable Development [8 May 2000]

Mr. Meacher

Montreal Protocol [8 May 2000]

Mr. Derek Twigg -- Montreal Protocol [8 May 2000]

Mr. Meacher

Column: 273W

Volatile Organic Compounds [8 May 2000]

Mr. Derek Twigg -- Volatile Organic Compounds [8 May 2000]

Mr. Meacher

Refrigerants [8 May 2000]

Mr. Derek Twigg -- Refrigerants [8 May 2000]

Mr. Meacher

Column: 274W

Mr. Derek Twigg -- Refrigerants [8 May 2000]

Mr. Meacher

Mr. Derek Twigg -- Refrigerants [8 May 2000]

Mr. Meacher

Mr. Derek Twigg -- Refrigerants [8 May 2000]

Mr. Meacher

Column: 273W

Column: 275W

SOCIAL SECURITY [8 May 2000]

Unclaimed Benefits [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Unclaimed Benefits [8 May 2000]

Angela Eagle

State Pension [8 May 2000]

Dr. George Turner -- State Pension [8 May 2000]

Mr. Rooker

Occupational Pensions [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Lait -- Occupational Pensions [8 May 2000]

Column: 276W

Mr. Rooker

Parental Leave [8 May 2000]

Ms Harman -- Parental Leave [8 May 2000]

Mr. Bayley

Benefit Payments [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Curtis-Thomas -- Benefit Payments [8 May 2000]

Mr. Rooker

Column: 277W

Mr. Webb -- Benefit Payments [8 May 2000]

Mr. Rooker

Correspondence [8 May 2000]

Mr. Winnick -- Correspondence [8 May 2000]

Angela Eagle

Mr. Gale -- Correspondence [8 May 2000]

Angela Eagle

Child Benefit [8 May 2000]

Mr. Matthew Taylor -- Child Benefit [8 May 2000]

Angela Eagle

Column: 278W

Disability Living Allowance [8 May 2000]

Ms Julie Morgan -- Disability Living Allowance [8 May 2000]

Angela Eagle

Pensioner Incomes [8 May 2000]

Mr. Field -- Pensioner Incomes [8 May 2000]

Column: 279W

Mr. Bayley

Mr. Field -- Pensioner Incomes [8 May 2000]

Mr. Bayley

TRADE AND INDUSTRY [8 May 2000]

Tritium [8 May 2000]

Mr. Alasdair Morgan -- Tritium [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hoon

Column: 280W

Export Licences [8 May 2000]

Mr. Berry -- Export Licences [8 May 2000]

Dr. Howells

Energy Production [8 May 2000]

Sir Robert Smith -- Energy Production [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Liddell

Competitiveness Development Fund [8 May 2000]

Mr. Stevenson -- Competitiveness Development Fund [8 May 2000]

Mr. Caborn

Column: 281W

Sellafield [8 May 2000]

Mr. McGrady -- Sellafield [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Liddell

Mr. McGrady -- Sellafield [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Liddell

Column: 282W

Motor Industry (State Aid) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mitchell -- Motor Industry (State Aid) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Alan Johnson

Employment and Tribunal Claims [8 May 2000]

Ms Julie Morgan -- Employment and Tribunal Claims [8 May 2000]

Mr. Alan Johnson

Telecommunications Council [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hood -- Telecommunications Council [8 May 2000]

Column: 283W

Ms Hewitt

A3XX Project [8 May 2000]

Dr. Cable -- A3XX Project [8 May 2000]

Mr. Alan Johnson

Assisted Areas Map [8 May 2000]

Dr. Iddon -- Assisted Areas Map [8 May 2000]

Mr. Caborn

Column: 284W

Mr. Beith -- Assisted Areas Map [8 May 2000]

Mr. Caborn

Zenith Milk [8 May 2000]

Dr. Marek -- Zenith Milk [8 May 2000]

Dr. Howells

Second Class Post [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gibb -- Second Class Post [8 May 2000]

Mr. Alan Johnson

Ilisu Dam [8 May 2000]

Ms Kingham -- Ilisu Dam [8 May 2000]

Column: 285W

Mr. Caborn

Sudan [8 May 2000]

Dr. Tonge -- Sudan [8 May 2000]

Mr. Caborn

WALES [8 May 2000]

Corus [8 May 2000]

Mr. Flynn -- Corus [8 May 2000]

Mr. Paul Murphy

AGRICULTURE, FISHERIES AND FOOD [8 May 2000]

Pig Farming (Aid) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gill -- Pig Farming (Aid) [8 May 2000]

Ms Quin

LORD CHANCELLOR'S DEPARTMENT [8 May 2000]

Chester Amphitheatre [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hawkins -- Chester Amphitheatre [8 May 2000]

Column: 286W

Jane Kennedy

Mr. Hawkins -- Chester Amphitheatre [8 May 2000]

Jane Kennedy

NORTHERN IRELAND [8 May 2000]

Railways [8 May 2000]

Mr. McGrady -- Railways [8 May 2000]

Mr. Ingram

Mr. McGrady -- Railways [8 May 2000]

Mr. Ingram

Parades Commission [8 May 2000]

Mr. Donaldson -- Parades Commission [8 May 2000]

Column: 287W

Mr. Ingram

Mr. Donaldson -- Parades Commission [8 May 2000]

Mr. Ingram

Mr. Donaldson -- Parades Commission [8 May 2000]

Mr. Ingram

Mr. Donaldson -- Parades Commission [8 May 2000]

Mr. Ingram

Royal Victoria Hospital [8 May 2000]

Mr. Walker -- Royal Victoria Hospital [8 May 2000]

Mr. George Howarth

Birth Certificates [8 May 2000]

Mr. Caton -- Birth Certificates [8 May 2000]

Mr. Ingram

Column: 288W

Environmental Protection Agency [8 May 2000]

Mr. McGrady -- Environmental Protection Agency [8 May 2000]

Mr. George Howarth

Sellafield [8 May 2000]

Mr. McGrady -- Sellafield [8 May 2000]

Mr. George Howarth

Mr. McGrady -- Sellafield [8 May 2000]

Mr. George Howarth

Column: 289W

CHURCH COMMISSIONERS [8 May 2000]

Church Repairs [8 May 2000]

Miss McIntosh -- Church Repairs [8 May 2000]

Mr. Stuart Bell

Column: 290W

Investments [8 May 2000]

Mr. Simon Hughes -- Investments [8 May 2000]

Mr. Stuart Bell

Clergy [8 May 2000]

Mr. Ben Chapman -- Clergy [8 May 2000]

Mr. Stuart Bell

Church Running Costs [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Dunwoody -- Church Running Costs [8 May 2000]

Mr. Stuart Bell

EDUCATION AND EMPLOYMENT [8 May 2000]

Pre-school Education [8 May 2000]

Mr. Edward Davey -- Pre-school Education [8 May 2000]

Ms Hodge

Column: 291W

New Deal for Schools [8 May 2000]

Mr. Paul Marsden -- New Deal for Schools [8 May 2000]

Jacqui Smith

Column: 292W

Class Sizes (Infants) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Michael J. Foster -- Class Sizes (Infants) [8 May 2000]

Ms Estelle Morris

Column: 293W

National Anthem [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gibb -- National Anthem [8 May 2000]

Jacqui Smith

Key Stages 2 and 3 [8 May 2000]

Mr. Wyatt -- Key Stages 2 and 3 [8 May 2000]

Jacqui Smith

Mr. Wyatt -- Key Stages 2 and 3 [8 May 2000]

Jacqui Smith

Column: 294W

Mr. Wyatt -- Key Stages 2 and 3 [8 May 2000]

Jacqui Smith

Anti-drugs Policy [8 May 2000]

Mr. Cox -- Anti-drugs Policy [8 May 2000]

Jacqui Smith

Jobcentre, Chelmsford [8 May 2000]

Mr. Burns -- Jobcentre, Chelmsford [8 May 2000]

Ms Jowell

Jobseeker's Agreement [8 May 2000]

Mr. Opik -- Jobseeker's Agreement [8 May 2000]

Column: 295W

Ms Jowell

PRIME MINISTER [8 May 2000]

"Wiring it Up" [8 May 2000]

Mr. Chope -- "Wiring it Up" [8 May 2000]

The Prime Minister

Sellafield [8 May 2000]

Mr. Llew Smith -- Sellafield [8 May 2000]

The Prime Minister

Depleted Uranium [8 May 2000]

Mr. Dalyell -- Depleted Uranium [8 May 2000]

Column: 296W

The Prime Minister

London Mayor [8 May 2000]

Mr. Flynn -- London Mayor [8 May 2000]

The Prime Minister

HOME DEPARTMENT [8 May 2000]

Asylum Seekers [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hilary Benn -- Asylum Seekers [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Roche

Birth Certificates [8 May 2000]

Mr. Caton -- Birth Certificates [8 May 2000]

Mr. Straw

Column: 297W

Crime Fighting Fund [8 May 2000]

Mr. Dismore -- Crime Fighting Fund [8 May 2000]

Mr. Charles Clarke

Drugs Misuse [8 May 2000]

Mr. Flynn -- Drugs Misuse [8 May 2000]

Mr. Charles Clarke

Juvenile Secure Estate [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Golding -- Juvenile Secure Estate [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Prisoners (Home Life Background) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gerald Howarth -- Prisoners (Home Life Background) [8 May 2000]

Column: 298W

Mr. Boateng

Young Offenders (Home Life Background) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gerald Howarth -- Young Offenders (Home Life Background) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Charles Clarke

Mr. Gerald Howarth -- Young Offenders (Home Life Background) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Straw

Family Research Funding [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gerald Howarth -- Family Research Funding [8 May 2000]

Mr. Straw

Column: 299W

Secure Training Centres [8 May 2000]

Sir Peter Lloyd -- Secure Training Centres [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Leave to Remain Indefinitely [8 May 2000]

Mr. Alasdair Morgan -- Leave to Remain Indefinitely [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Roche

Column: 300W

Animal Experiments [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Animal Experiments [8 May 2000]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

Criminal Records Bureau [8 May 2000]

Mr. Todd -- Criminal Records Bureau [8 May 2000]

Mr. Charles Clarke

Column: 301W

Prison Industries [8 May 2000]

Miss Widdecombe -- Prison Industries [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Column: 302W

Miss Widdecombe -- Prison Industries [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Column: 301W

Column: 303W

Column: 303W

Miss Widdecombe -- Prison Industries [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Miss Widdecombe -- Prison Industries [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Column: 304W

Prison Workshops [8 May 2000]

Miss Widdecombe -- Prison Workshops [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Column: 305W

Miss Widdecombe -- Prison Workshops [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Column: 306W

Miss Widdecombe -- Prison Workshops [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Prisoners' Earnings Act 1996 [8 May 2000]

Miss Widdecombe -- Prisoners' Earnings Act 1996 [8 May 2000]

Column: 307W

Mr. Boateng

Prisons (Resource Employment Places) [8 May 2000]

Miss Widdecombe -- Prisons (Resource Employment Places) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Column: 308W

Prisons (NVQs) [8 May 2000]

Miss Widdecombe -- Prisons (NVQs) [8 May 2000]

Column: 309W

Mr. Boateng

Magistrates Courts [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hurst -- Magistrates Courts [8 May 2000]

Mr. Charles Clarke

Internet [8 May 2000]

Dr. Cable -- Internet [8 May 2000]

Mr. Charles Clarke

Richard Lewis (Pardon) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Wigley -- Richard Lewis (Pardon) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Straw

Column: 310W

Illegal Entrants [8 May 2000]

Mr. Clappison -- Illegal Entrants [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Roche

Mr. Clappison -- Illegal Entrants [8 May 2000]

Mr. Straw

Violent Crime [8 May 2000]

Mr. Flynn -- Violent Crime [8 May 2000]

Mr. Charles Clarke

Column: 311W

Sick Prisoners [8 May 2000]

Mr. Flynn -- Sick Prisoners [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Home Detention Curfew [8 May 2000]

Mr. Lidington -- Home Detention Curfew [8 May 2000]

Mr. Boateng

Column: 312W

European Football Championship Matches [8 May 2000]

Miss McIntosh -- European Football Championship Matches [8 May 2000]

Mr. Charles Clarke

Police Helicopters (South Wales) [8 May 2000]

Ms Julie Morgan -- Police Helicopters (South Wales) [8 May 2000]

Column: 313W

Mr. Charles Clarke

Disorder (Central London) [8 May 2000]

Miss Widdecombe -- Disorder (Central London) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Straw

Miss Widdecombe -- Disorder (Central London) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Straw

Column: 314W

CABINET OFFICE [8 May 2000]

Duchy Benevolent Fund [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gordon Prentice -- Duchy Benevolent Fund [8 May 2000]

Marjorie Mowlam

Press Officers [8 May 2000]

Mr. Lansley -- Press Officers [8 May 2000]

Mr. Stringer

Civil Service Code [8 May 2000]

Mr. Lansley -- Civil Service Code [8 May 2000]

Marjorie Mowlam

Column: 315W

Special Advisers [8 May 2000]

Mr. Lansley -- Special Advisers [8 May 2000]

Marjorie Mowlam

CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT [8 May 2000]

FA Cup Final [8 May 2000]

Mr. Cox -- FA Cup Final [8 May 2000]

Kate Hoey

World Cup Final [8 May 2000]

Mr. Grogan -- World Cup Final [8 May 2000]

Mr. Chris Smith

Wembley Stadium [8 May 2000]

Mr. Pike -- Wembley Stadium [8 May 2000]

Kate Hoey

Mr. Greenway -- Wembley Stadium [8 May 2000]

Column: 316W

Kate Hoey

Seaside Towns [8 May 2000]

Shona McIsaac -- Seaside Towns [8 May 2000]

Mr. Chris Smith

Creative Industries [8 May 2000]

Jane Griffiths -- Creative Industries [8 May 2000]

Janet Anderson

Professional Football [8 May 2000]

Mr. Bob Russell -- Professional Football [8 May 2000]

Column: 317W

Kate Hoey

National Lottery [8 May 2000]

Mr. Brazier -- National Lottery [8 May 2000]

Mr. Chris Smith

Space for Sport and Arts Scheme [8 May 2000]

Mr. Ben Chapman -- Space for Sport and Arts Scheme [8 May 2000]

Kate Hoey

Sports (Eastern Region) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Blizzard -- Sports (Eastern Region) [8 May 2000]

Kate Hoey

Film Industry [8 May 2000]

Ms Ward -- Film Industry [8 May 2000]

Janet Anderson

Mr. White -- Film Industry [8 May 2000]

Janet Anderson

Column: 318W

Football Clubs [8 May 2000]

Mr. Jim Cunningham -- Football Clubs [8 May 2000]

Kate Hoey

Free Television Licences [8 May 2000]

Mr. Hopkins -- Free Television Licences [8 May 2000]

Janet Anderson

Digital TV (Wales) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Simon Thomas -- Digital TV (Wales) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Chris Smith

School Sports [8 May 2000]

Mr. Simon Hughes -- School Sports [8 May 2000]

Kate Hoey

Column: 319W

Analogue Television [8 May 2000]

Mr. Miller -- Analogue Television [8 May 2000]

Mr. Chris Smith

Scientists [8 May 2000]

Mrs. Anne Campbell -- Scientists [8 May 2000]

Mr. Alan Howarth

HEALTH [8 May 2000]

Cancer Services [8 May 2000]

Dr. Gibson -- Cancer Services [8 May 2000]

Yvette Cooper

Column: 320W

Female Genital Mutilation [8 May 2000]

Ms McCafferty -- Female Genital Mutilation [8 May 2000]

Yvette Cooper

Ms McCafferty -- Female Genital Mutilation [8 May 2000]

Yvette Cooper

Ms McCafferty -- Female Genital Mutilation [8 May 2000]

Yvette Cooper

Column: 321W

Genetic Data [8 May 2000]

Mr. Cohen -- Genetic Data [8 May 2000]

Ms Stuart

Tuberculosis [8 May 2000]

Mr. Breed -- Tuberculosis [8 May 2000]

Yvette Cooper

Mr. Breed -- Tuberculosis [8 May 2000]

Yvette Cooper

Column: 322W

Mr. Baker -- Tuberculosis [8 May 2000]

Yvette Cooper

Mr. Baker -- Tuberculosis [8 May 2000]

Yvette Cooper

Column: 323W

Student Nurses [8 May 2000]

Mr. Andrew George -- Student Nurses [8 May 2000]

Mr. Denham

Public Bodies [8 May 2000]

Mr. Steinberg -- Public Bodies [8 May 2000]

Ms Stuart

Column: 324W

Column: 325W

Community Midwives [8 May 2000]

Mr. Edwards -- Community Midwives [8 May 2000]

Mr. Denham

Antidepressants [8 May 2000]

Mr. Flynn -- Antidepressants [8 May 2000]

Ms Stuart

Column: 326W

NHS Trusts (London) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Gareth R. Thomas -- NHS Trusts (London) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Denham

Metered-dose Inhalers [8 May 2000]

Mr. Derek Twigg -- Metered-dose Inhalers [8 May 2000]

Ms Stuart

Operating Theatres (Chemicals) [8 May 2000]

Mr. Derek Twigg -- Operating Theatres (Chemicals) [8 May 2000]

Ms Stuart

Nurses [8 May 2000]

Dr. Fox -- Nurses [8 May 2000]

Mr. Denham

Column: 327W

Column: 328W