§ Mr. Gordon Wilson
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he is in a position to give an official response to the review of Cmnd. 884 on radioactive waste management procedures; and if he will make a statement indicating which recommendations the Government expect to endorse.
§ Mr. Giles Shaw
My right hon. Friend will be responding in due course to this report, in consultation with my right hon. Friends the Secretaries of State for 457W Scotland and Wales. Meanwhile, the main conclusions and recommendations have been endorsed, from the strategic viewpoint, by the Radioactive Waste Management Advisory Committee.