HC Deb 08 April 2003 vol 403 c145W
Miss McIntosh

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer (1) what representations he has received on the impact on the UK"s gross contributions to the EU Budget of a successful application by Spain to the Solidarity Fund following the Prestige disaster; [107514]

(2) what assessment he has made of Spain"s application to the Solidarity Fund to defray the costs of clean-up after the Prestige disaster. [107515]

Ruth Kelly

No representations on this matter have been received by HM Treasury. Applications for assistance from the EUSF are assessed by the commission in the first instance.