§ Mr. Ron Davies
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what information he has concerning the discrepancies in eligibility of the United Kingdom's representatives to the Committee of the Regions from Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and England, to claim re-imbursement of expenses incurred by themselves in pursuance of their duties; and what proposals he has to remove those discrepancies.
§ Mr. Douglas Hogg
We are not aware of any such discrepancies. All United Kingdom full members and alternate members of the Committee of the Regions will be entitled to the same allowances for meetings they attend in Brussels on official Committee of the Regions business.