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Crown Estates: Parliamentary Questions

Volume 497: debated on Thursday 22 October 2009

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer pursuant to the answer to the hon. Member for Peterborough of 6 May 2009, Official Report, column 178W, on trade unions, on what matters relating to the Crown Estate he takes responsibility for answering Parliamentary Questions. (294436)

The Crown Estate’s role is defined by statute through The Crown Estate Act 1961. Treasury Ministers answer parliamentary questions on Crown Estate issues covering England, Wales and Northern Ireland, on the advice of the Crown Estate Office.

The Secretary of State for Scotland handles matters dealing with The Crown Estate in Scotland.