§ Mr. Simon Hughes
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what(a) oral and (b) written representations he has received from members of each party represented in the House and the Northern Ireland Assembly on the subject of the Disqualifications Bill indicating in each case the date on which representations were received; and if he will place a copy of each representation in the Library. 
§ Mr. Mike O'Brien
[holding answer 31 January 2000]: I refer the hon. Member to the reply given to him on 10 February 2000 by my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, Official Report, column 240W.