§ Mr. Llew Smith
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what proposals on the control of clandestine trade in nuclear materials and equipment were put forward by the United Kingdom, and what proposals by other EU member states were agreed to by Her Majesty's Government at the Finance Council meeting in September.
§ Mr. Aitken
No proposals were put forward at the ECOFIN Council in September. This issue is being considered by the Foreign Affairs and Interior Ministers Councils.