§ Mr. Guy Barnett
asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry if he intends to bring forward legislation to cover the law of copyright, as it affects educational material, in the current session.
§ Mr. Pattie
The Government intend to reform the law of copyright on the basis of the proposals in the White Paper "Intellectual Property and Innovation"—Cmnd. 9712—including those proposals affecting educational material. A Bill will be introduced when the parliamentary timetable permits.