HC Deb 05 December 1996 vol 286 c740W
Ms Janet Anderson

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what steps he is taking to measure and evaluate the effect of his Department's policies on women. [5478]

Mrs. Angela Knight

In July this year the model guidance on policy appraisal for equal treatment was revised and circulated at Cabinet level for Departments to adapt to their own circumstances. A copy was placed in the Library of the House. Advice based on this model will be circulated to officials in the Treasury.