HC Deb 25 May 1993 vol 225 c532W
Mr. Barry Jones

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment when he expects to make a statement on his legislative plans for new local government authorities.

Mr. Robin Squire

[holding answer 24 May 1993]: The Secretary of State may give effect to the Local Government Commission's recommendations by order under the Local Government Act 1992. The timing of each order is dependent on the commission's work programme and its recommendations.