HC Deb 09 April 1986 vol 95 c124W
Mr. Dalyell

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is his policy regarding the payment of compensation to persons who have suffered significant financial loss as a result of supplying information to Her Majesty's Government which has led to Her Majesty's Government saving money on contracts.

Mr. MacGregor

Any proposal for such payment would be examined on its merits.