§ Mr. Macdonald
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport when he expects to make a response to the report by the British Ports Federation recommending the charging of light dues on seagoing pleasure craft.
§ Mr. McLoughlin
Not before I have given careful consideration to the responses from the interested bodies which have been consulted on the federation's report. These bodies have been asked to send their comments to the Department by the end of July.