§ Mr. Heathcoat-Amory
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer when he will reply to the letter sent to him on 27 April by the right hon. Member for Wells about the European budget rebate, about which reminders were sent on 2 July, 21 July, 9 September, 8 October and 8 December.
§ Mr. Andrew Smith
The former Chief Secretary, my right hon. Friend the Member for Darlington (Mr. Milburn) wrote to the right hon. Gentleman on 4 October 1999.