§ Mr. Strang
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will make it is his policy not to introduce the Confirmation Bill for the Act to confirm the Lothian Region (Edinburgh Western Relief Road) Provisional Order until the transcript of the evidence given at the recent parliamentary inquiry is available for consideration by honourable Members.
§ Mr. Ancram
In relation to the Lothian Region (Edinburgh Western Relief Road) Provisional Order, my right hon. Friend intends to follow the practice whereby a Confirmation Bill is not introduced until a transcript of the evidence is available to hon. Members.