§ Mr. Barry Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what assessment his Department has made of the probability of BSE entering the human food chain. 
§ Mr. Gwilym Jones
I refer the hon. Member to the reply given to the hon. Member for Wealden (Sir G. Johnson Smith) on 28 November 1995,Official Report, columns 530–31, by my right hon. Friend the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food. The Welsh Office has issued the draft regulations for consultation in Wales.