§ Mr. Proctor
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, pursuant to his reply to the hon. Member for Basildon of 19 July, what further progress has been made to achieve unanimity in the European Economic Community Council of Ministers on the draft resolution concerning aid for house building in Northern Ireland; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. David Mitchell
Discussions on ways of making progress towards the adoption of a regulation to provide much needed assistance for housing in Northern Ireland are continuing with our Community partners.