§ Mr. Woodward
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what plans she has to extend the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 to apply to disabled youngsters on work placements. 
§ Maria Eagle
I have been asked to reply.
We are considering what amendments should be made to the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 in the light of the ongoing consultation on the Article 13 Employment Directive, including possible changes in relation to practical work experience.