HC Deb 26 November 1996 vol 286 c162W
Mr. Stewart

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what representations he has received concerning clause 45 of the Crime and Punishment (Scotland) Bill; and what response he has given. [5495]

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

The Law Society of Scotland has made representations about the provisions in clause 45 and has asked for a meeting with Ministers. It is hoped to arrange such a meeting shortly.