HC Deb 27 July 1999 vol 336 c160W
Jackie Ballard

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment if he will list the subject of each gender impact assessment drawn up by his Department since June 1997, stating in each case whether the outcome has been(a) put out to consultation and (b) published. [91685]

Ms Hodge

I refer the hon. Member to the answer given to her by my right hon. Friend the Minister for Public Health on 22 July 1999,Official Report, column 636.

As part of the Government's commitment to ensuring that their policies are relevant to the lives that people live today, the Department for Education and Employment is working closely with the Women's Unit to develop good practices for carrying out gender impact appraisal.