§ 51. Mr. Kenneth Lewis
asked the Secretary of State for Industry whether he has received the submission he requested from the British Institute of Management on whether the recommendations of the Royal Commission on Standards of Conduct in Public Life in respect of bribery and corruption should be extended to cover the private sector; and whether he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Les Huckfield
Yes. The submission from the British Institute of Management and other representations received on this point are being considered along with the other recommendations368W of the Royal Commission. Primary responsibility for this matter rests with my right hon. Friend the Home Secretary.