HC Deb 21 January 1986 vol 90 cc128-9W
Mr. Foulkes

asked the Paymaster General if he will list all draft directives currently under consideration by the European Commission Labour and Social Affairs Council, stating in each case the remaining Government objections.

Mr. Peter Bottomley

A list of draft directives not disposed of by the Labour and Social Affairs Council is as follows:

Select Committee on European legislation scrutiny number Draft directive title Government position
4044/86 The protection of workers from the risks related to exposure to benzene at work. This proposal has not yet been deposited in Parliament. An Explanatory Memorandum setting out Government policy will be issued shortly.