§ Mr. Boswell
To ask the President of the Board of Trade how many industrial (employment) tribunal hearings were held in each of the last three years; in what categories; and what proportion of complaints were(a) upheld and (b) rejected. 
§ Mr. Ian McCartney
The information requested is available in published form for all years before 1996–97 in "Labour Market Trends", copies of which are available in the Library. Figures for 1993–94 and 1994–95 are given in the July 1996 issue; figures for 1995–96 in the April 1997 issue. Figures for industrial tribunal outcomes for 1996–97 will be available in the spring.