To ask the President of the Board of Trade if he will list the declarations of interests of directors of the British Coal Corporation notified to him since 1983.
[holding answer 26 July 1993]: No.
To ask the President of the Board of Trade what guidelines are laid down when appointing directors of the British Coal Corporation about the declaration of pecuniary interests; how long they have been in existence; and what plans there are to revise them.
[holding answer 22 July 1993]: The appointments of British Coal Corporation members are subject to the provisions of the Coal Industry Nationalisation (National Coal Board) Regulations 1946.Regulation 3 in essence requires members:
I have no present plans to revise those regulations.