HC Deb 13 December 1988 vol 143 c504W
Dr. Thomas

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy when the discussions on nuclear waste to which he referred in his answer of 27 July,Official Report, column 287, will be completed; and if he will make a statement on progress to date.

Mr. Michael Spicer

The IAEA convened an advisory group meeting on safeguards related to final disposal of nuclear material in waste and spent fuel in September 1988. Further discussions are planned in 1989.