HC Deb 06 March 1995 vol 256 c81W
Mr. Bermingham

To ask the Prime Minister what steps he has taken to assist the speedy conclusion of the Scott inquiry and to ensure that the report is published before 1 May.

The Prime Minister

As I said when I announced the terms of reference for the inquiry on 16 November 1992,Official Report, columns 74–75, Lord Justice Scott will be entirely free to decide on the publication of his report. The inquiry will report to my right hon. Friend the President of the Board of Trade. The Government continue to give Sir Richard Scott's inquiry the fullest possible co-operation.