§ Mr. Donald Stewart
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what steps he has taken to ensure that the EEC rules recognise Scottish academic and professional qualifications.
§ Mr. Gordon Campbell
My right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Educa-688W tion and Science and I are keeping in close touch with the deliberations of the EEC on questions concerning the mutual recognition of professional qualifications. Where questions of separate Scottish qualifications arise, both I and the appropriate professional institutions or organisations have an opportunity to participate.