HC Deb 02 December 2003 vol 415 c31W
Brian Cotter:

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer how many claims for statutory interest payments have been submitted to private companies under the terms of the Late Payment of Debt Act 1998; how many claims were met; and what the total value was of such payments in each year since the Act has been in operation. [141594]

Ruth Kelly:

The Treasury has not made any claims to private companies for statutory interest payments under the 1998 Act.