§ Jackie Ballard
To ask the President of the Board of Trade if he will place in the Library copies of gender impact assessments which have been undertaken in respect of legislation introduced in this Parliament; if he will make it his policy to do so in respect of future legislation; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Ian McCartney
I refer the hon. Member to the reply given by my hon. Friend the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State for Women on 24 June 1998,Official Report, columns 557–58.