To ask the Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government what discussions she has had with other Government Departments on the potential impact on the Government’s digital strategy of making local loop unbundling operators subject to non-domestic rates liability for unbundled local loops; and if she will make a statement. (128059)
I refer the hon. Member to the answer given on 23 October 2006, Official Report, column 1687W, by my hon. Friend the Minister for Industry and the Regions to the hon. Member for Mid-Worcestershire (Peter Luff).