§ Sir John Farr
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment when the European Community document 8794/88 (proposal for action programme for European Tourism Year 1990) will be ratified by Her Majesty's Government; and when the proposals contained therein will become effective.
§ Mr. Lee
At the Tourism Council on 14 December 1988, European Community Ministers agreed the proposal on an action programme for the European Tourism Year in 1990. The Commission in consultation with representatives of member states will take appropriate measures to implement the programme. Preparatory work will begin early in the new year.