§ Mr. Wareing
To ask the Chairman of the Administration Committee how many parking permits have been issued for the underground car park in each year since 1990, and at the latest available date to(a) hon. Members, (b) hon. Members' secretaries with over 15 years' service, (c) late-night staff and staff with over 15 years' service, (d) named members of the Press Gallery, (e) officers of the House, (f) Government Whips and office staff, (g) parliamentary Labour party staff, (h) Opposition Whips' office staff and (i) Liberal Democrat Whips' office staff.
§ Mr. Michael J. Martin
It is not possible separately to identify the number of parking permits issued in 1990, 1991 and 1992. However, on 31 January 1993 the following categories and numbers of permits were on issue:
Permit holders Category Current permits (a) Members 1 638 (b) Members' secretaries with over 15 years' service 5 20 (c) Late night staff 4 297 Staff of the House with over 15 years' service 3 63 (d) Named members of the Press Gallery 4 18 (e) Officers of the House 2 118 (f) Government Whips office staff 4 9 (g) Parliamentary Labour party staff 2 1 (h) Opposition Whips' office staff 4 1 (i) Liberal Democrat Whips' office staff 4 —