§ Mr. Nicholas Winterton
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many guns and other weapons have been captured from proscribed organisations in the past 10 years; how many of these it is estimated had been sent from the United States of America; and how many had been made in the United States of America.
§ Mr. John Patten
Some 6,783 weapons have been recovered by the security forces in Northern Ireland in the294W
§ Miss Richardson
asked the Attorney-General how many court orders for maintenance are worded in such a way as to require the money to be paid direct to children; and what is the total amount of money paid annually in this way.
§ The Solicitor-General
I regret that the information requested by the hon. Member is not available and could not be provided without disproportionate cost.