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Volume 469: debated on Monday 10 December 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport if she will place in the Library recent studies her Department has carried out on the economic impact of airport expansion. (168663)

Two documents were published on 22 November. The consultation document “Adding Capacity at Heathrow Airport”, of which the impact assessment forms annex B of this document. The Department also published the “UK Air Passenger Demand and CO2 Forecasts report”. Both documents have been placed in the Library and are also available on the Department for Transport’s website ( The consultation runs until 27 February 2008 and, in line with Government practice, a summary of consultation responses will be published and a copy will be placed in the Library.