HC Deb 16 February 1999 vol 325 c652W
Mr. Beith

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will make a statement on the progress of work on the draft Freedom of Information Bill. [70864]

Mr. Straw

I refer the right hon. Member to the reply I gave to my hon. Friend the Member for Falkirk, West (Mr. Canavan) on 10 February 1999,Official Report, columns 257–59.