HL Deb 17 March 1987 vol 485 c1416WA
Lord Kennet

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Whether they will list the government defence laboratories which have been authorised to make contracts with foreign governments without informing Her Majesty's Government.

The Minister of State for Defence Procurement (Lord Trefgarne)

Defence research establishments are not authorised to carry out work for foreign governments without reference to the Ministry of Defence Headquarters.