HC Deb 11 February 2004 vol 417 c1476W
Phil Sawford

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what steps she is taking to ensure that ministers of religion have the same employment rights as other employees. [153394]

Mr. Sutcliffe

We have been considering the current coverage of employment protections as part of the Employment Status Review, including the position of the clergy; we hope to make an announcement shortly.