§ Ms. Richardson
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what action he is taking to implement the recommendations within his area of responsibility of the European Commission's childcare network report "Caring for Children—Services and Policies for Childcare and Equal Opportunities in the United Kingdom".
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
My right hon. and learned Friend received a copy of this detailed and wide-ranging report only recently. We are considering the report's recommendations with the other Government Departments concerned.