§ Mr. Milburn
To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster how many civil servants in his Department have applied through the business appointments system to take up an outside appointment(a) as an independent consultant, (b) in a firm of consultants and (c) in other employment; how many have been referred to the Advisory Committee on Business Appointments; and how many were granted.
§ Mr. Waldegrave
I refer the hon. Member to the answer given by my right hon. Friend the Prime Minister on 6 May 1994,Official Report, column 668.