§ Brian Cotter
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what representations she has received regarding the(a) reform and (b) repeal of the Pedlars Act 1871; and what plans she has to amend legislation relating to street trading. 
§ Miss Melanie Johnson
One representation has been received suggesting reform or repeal of the Pedlars Act 1871 from Chelmsford borough council. I have no plans to amend street trading legislation.