§ Mr. Nellist
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what representations he has received seeking information as to when he envisages that part VIII of the Children Bill[Lords] will be implemented; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Mellor
[holding answer 30 June 1989]: We have had a few representations on this particular point in the past year. I refer the hon. Member to what my noble and learned Friend the Lord Chancellor said on implementation of the Bill generally in the other place on 6 December at columns 534–35.