§ Mr. French
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many people were prosecuted for driving a vehicle whilst uninsured for the last three available years.
§ Mr. John Patten
The following table shows the number of court proceedings for the offence of using a motor vehicle uninsured against third party risks.
Proceedings for the offence of using motor vehicle uninsured against thrid party risks in England and Wales 1988–1990 Year Number of offences 1988 294,966 1989 304,432 11990 317,797 1 Provisional
The number of people involved is likely to be less because some may have been proceeded against for more than one of these offences.