§ Ms Janet Anderson
To ask the President of the Board of Trade what estimate he has made of funding to be made available to his Department through the private finance initiative in(a) 1995–96, (b) 1996–97 and (c) 1997–98. 
Mr. John M. Taylor
The capital value of PFI projets being planned by my Department is estimated to be as follows:
Year £million 1996–97 12.2 1997–98 4.1
For the period 1995–96, I refer the hon. Member to the answer given by my predecessor on 7 November 1995, Official Report, column 705, to a question from the hon. Member for Sheffield, Attercliffe (Mr. Betts).