§ Mr. Cohen
To ask the Secretary of State for Energy (1) what accounting procedures are in operation to ensure that all plutonium in civil nuclear plants in the United Kingdom is at all times fully accounted for; and if he will make a statement;
(2) how many kilograms of plutonium have gone missing from civil nuclear plants in the United Kingdom in each of the last 10 years; and if he will make a statement.248W
§ Mr. Michael Spicer
I refer the hon. Member to my right hon. Friend's reply to the former hon. Member for Walthamstow (Mr. Deakins) on 22 March 1985 at column633.