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Government Policy

Volume 548: debated on Tuesday 27 July 1993

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asked Her Majesty's Government:Pursuant to their Answer of 30th June whether there is a difference between a statement by a Minister which represents government policy and one which is consistent with government policy.

The Earl of Caithness: The expression "represents government policy" might be reserved for comprehensive explanations of specific policy, while the expression "consistent with government policy" could cover more general remarks.