§ 17. Mrs. Ann Winterton
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will make a statement on the level of local government funding. 
§ 19. Mr. O'Hara
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment what changes he plans to make to the formulae for the standard spending assessment. 
§ Sir Paul Beresford
None, at present. We shall consider the formulae for 1998–99 later in the year.