§ Mr. Gordon Prentice
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what estimate he has made of the number of commercial companies that print and sell tickets and otherwise administer draws and raffles on behalf of registered charities. 
§ Mr. Sproat
I have been asked to reply.
Responsibility for charities and the voluntary sector was passed from my right hon. and learned Friend the Secretary of State for the Home Department to my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for National Heritage on 1 May 1996.