Mr. Alan Williams
To ask the Lord President of the Council on how many and which occasions in the current Session Government Departments or Parliamentary counsel have drafted amendments for the use of Government Back Benchers in the Report stage of private Members' Bills.
§ Mr. Newton
I refer the hon. Gentleman to the answer I gave to the hon. Member for Rochdale (Mrs. Maddock) on 13 May,Official Report, column 259.