HC Deb 14 June 1988 vol 135 c141W
Mr. Simon Hughes

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will make it his policy to take full account at the meeting of the Environment Council on 16 June of any findings and recommendations of the House of Commons Select Committee on the Environment with respect to(a) chlorofluorocarbons and ozone layer depletion, (b) large combustion plant emissions, (c) small car emissions and (d) acid deposition.

Mr. Moynihan

The Government will be carefully studying the Select Committee's report with a view to making a response in due course. At the Environment Council on 16 June my noble Friend the Minister of State will take note of the Committee's recommendations and of the views of the House when the debate is held on the proposed directive on large combustion plants.