§ Mr. Proctor
asked the Attorney-General (1) if he will publish in the Offical Report the reply of the Lord Chancellor to a letter his Department received from the chief executive of Leicester city council dated November 1981 on the subject of ethnic minorities and magistrates' courts; and if he will make a statement;
(2) whether Her Majesty's Government are considering taking steps to introduce the compulsory instruction of magistrates in understanding the way of life of ethnic minorities.
The Lord Chancellor has agreed to send the hon. Member a copy of the reply sent