§ Mr. Battle
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security if he will publish in theOfficial Report his reply to the submission of Church Action on Poverty on the proposals in "Children Come First".
§ Mr. Jack
The submission from Church Action on Poverty has been acknowledged. So far, some 250 submissions have been received and it is not proposed to respond to each one in detail. We are grateful for all views expressed on the White Paper "Children Come First", they will be taken fully into account in finalising the policy and preparing legislation to give effect to our proposals.