§ 33. Mr. Simon Hughes
To ask the Secretary of State for Energy what action his Department is taking to seek to ensure that British Gas implements the recommendations of the Gas Consumers Council document, "An Analysis of Gas Disconnections."
§ Mr. Peter Morrison
The Gas Consumers Council and the Director General of Gas Supply have both made representations to British Gas plc on the operation of the 25W code of practice on disconnections. I understand that these are being considered by British Gas, as required by condition 12 of its authorisation.