HC Deb 21 January 1998 vol 304 cc582-3W
Mr. Wigley

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what steps the Government is taking to reduce the length of time applicants for British citizenship wait before receiving decisions on their cases. [24291]

Mr. Mike O'Brien

I refer the hon. Member to the answer given to the hon. Member for Northavon (Mr. Webb) on 17 December 1997,Official Report, column 172.