§ Mr. Martyn Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what representations he has received regarding the Charities Bill[Lords].
§ Mr. John Patten
Since publication of the Bill we have received one letter from an hon. Member forwarding correspondence from his constituent; about 10 from Peers; and a dozen letters from charities and professional bodies. The majority of correspondents have expressed general support for the aims of the Bill.