§ 16. Mr. Baker
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what steps he is taking to use fiscal measures to encourage good environmental practice. 
§ Mrs. Liddell
On Budget day in July, we issued a statement of intent on the use of environmental taxes, which said that we will aim to reform the tax system to increase incentives to reduce environmental damage. The Pre-Budget Report outlined specific areas where we are taking this forward as a priority.