§ Mr. Barry Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what is his estimate of the level of poll tax debts which remain unpaid; and if he will make a statement. 73W
Mr. Jon Owen Jones
The information provided on local authority returns indicate that around £6.5 million of community charge arrears were still outstanding at 31 March 1999.
Following the transfer of functions, this issue will be a matter for the National Assembly.