§ Mr. Matthew Taylor
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment, pursuant to his answer of 23 March 1999,Official Report, column 196, how many times Ministers in his Department met their counterparts in the US Administration between 1 January 1998 and 1 June 1998, indicating the dates and locations of each meeting, the ministers involved and the name of the US counterpart. 
§ Mr. Mudie
My right hon. Friends the Secretary of State and the Minister for Employment, Welfare to Work and Equal Opportunities met Alexis Herman at the G8 Employment Conference in London in February 1998.
No other such meetings took place between 1 January 1998 and 1 June 1998.