§ Ms. Richardson
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what representations he has received about the disqualification of widows from the free allocation of Abbey National shares as a consequence of the terms of section 116 of the Building Societies Act 1962; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Lilley
I have been asked to reply.
I refer the hon. Member to the reply I gave to the hon. Member for East Lothian (Mr. Home Robertson) on 18 July 1989, Official Report, column 86.