HC Deb 14 May 1996 vol 277 c390W
Mr. Beggs

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what measures are being proposed by Her Majesty's Government to create greater tax harmonisation on tobacco products within the European Union. [29163]

Mr. Heathcoat-Amory

The Government will continue to take every opportunity to press the case for higher minimum rates of excise duty on tobacco products.