HC Deb 08 December 2003 vol 415 cc339-40W
Brian Cotter

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what proportion of regulations introduced by the Department have been subject to a consultation period of less than 12 weeks since the introduction of the Code of Practice on Consultations. [142486]

Ruth Kelly

I refer the hon. Gentleman to my answer to the hon. Member for Twickenham (Dr. Cable) on 21 October 2003Official Report, column 489W.