§ Ms Atherton
To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions pursuant to his written statement of 1 March 2003,Official Report, column 41WS, on British Sign Language, what decisions have been reached regarding the allocation of funding for initiatives to raise awareness of British Sign Language; and how organisations may apply for funding. 
§ Maria Eagle
I refer the hon. Member to the reply I gave to the hon. Member on 7 April 2003,Official Report, columns 84–5W.