HC Deb 23 April 1996 vol 276 c58W
Mr. Barry Field

To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department what proportion of primary legislation was readily available in its current amended form(a) November 1992 and (b) at the latest date for which figures are available. [25141]

Mr. Jonathan Evans

Approximately one third of primary legislation was available in its current amended form in November 1992 and approximately the same proportion is available at the present time.