§ Mr. Allen
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what proposals he has to offer the assistance of his Department to brief the hon. Members appointed to the Committee on the Asylum and Immigration Appeals Bill; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Charles Wardle
Officials always seek to respond positively to requests for factual information from right hon. and hon. Members. My right hon. and learned Friend and I will look carefully at any specific requests for briefing for Standing Committee members.