§ Sue Doughty
To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs which bodies she(a) has consulted recently and (b) plans to consult in relation to radioactive waste management; and if she will make a statement. 1120W
§ Mr. Meacher
We and the devolved Administrations consulted over 1,000 people and organisations, including local authorities, green groups and others during the recent consultation on "Managing Radioactive Waste Safely". I shall write to the hon. Member with further details.
We will continue to involve these people and organisations as our radioactive waste management programme continues.