§ Mrs. Roche
To ask the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster what maternity and paternity entitlements are available to employees within his Department. 
§ Mr. Horam
My right hon. Friend is responsible for the Office of Public Service and Science, its agencies, Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the Central Office of Information. Each of these departments follows the relevant chapters of the civil service management code in respect of maternity and paternity entitlements. Copies of the code are available in the House Library. Maternity arrangements are provided in conjunction with the statutory entitlements available.