§ Mr. Dalyell
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry if he will make a statement on the composition and terms of reference of the Hogg committee on Rainham Marshes.
§ Mr. Douglas Hogg
[holding answer 25 July 1990]: There is no formal ministerial "committee" chaired by me in relation to this project. Officials in a number of Departments have been in consultation with MCA Inc. These discussions have been co-ordinated by DTI officials, reporting to me.