HC Deb 19 July 2001 vol 372 cc311-2W
Mr. McNamara

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what response he has made to the report

Mr. Browne

The number of spoiled ballot papers received in each constituency in Northern Ireland at the(a) 2001 and (b) general elections are:

of the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission on the recording of the use of plastic bullets in Northern Ireland. [1117]

Jane Kennedy

My right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland wrote to the Chief Commissioner on 12 June acknowledging receipt of the report. The Secretary of State assured the Commission that the Chief Constable would consider the recommendations carefully and where appropriate take the necessary action.