§ Mr. Morley
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment following the relaxation of border controls within the EC on 1 January, what action he will take to ensure that the United Kingdom does not contravene guidance issued by the EC secretariat of CITES.
§ Mr. Maclean
[holding answer 30 March 1993]: My Department will continue to act upon relevant guidance from the CITES secretariat in Lausanne. I am not aware of any specific guidance directed towards the United Kingdom about the introduction of the single market.