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Volume 473: debated on Friday 14 March 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what plans he has to review the regulations over the timing of litter picking set out in the Environment Protection Act 1990; and if he will make a statement. (192141)

Response times for street cleansing are set out in the Code of Practice on Litter and Refuse (available from the DEFRA website) which was revised in 2006.