§ Mr. Simon Hughes
To ask the President of the Board of Trade if he will publish the names and qualifications of the Pressure Vessel Integrity Committee; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Sainsbury
[holding answer 15 June 1992]: The Pressure Vessels Consultative Committee acts as a forum for discussion of relevant national and EC legislation, and is one of the bodies consulted by the Department concerning proposed EC directives in its field. Its present membership is:
PVCC Membership Name Mr. B. J. Darlaston Berkeley Research Laboratories Mr. G. Francom Associated Offices Technical Committee Mr. M. R. Collyer Air Products Ltd. Mr. R. K. Jones British Standards Institution Mr. A. Dewar National Power Ltd. Mr. D. C. Hoskins PowerGen plc Mr. J. N. Ruggles Cornhill Insurance plc Dr. K. Walkin Health and Safety Executive Dr. A. A. Denton Noble Denton International Ltd. Mr. J. L. Bayley — Mr. R. Houston British Gas plc Mr. J. M. G. Clark British Standards Institution Mr. M. Hayter Department of Trade and Industry Mr. R. F. R. Towndrow ICI Mr. J. A. W. McDonald Health and Safety Executive Mr. E. Crooks Health and Safety Executive Mr. J. Kimber Lloyds Register Mr. J. L. Hardy Power Generation Contractors Association Mr. T. V. Lipscomb NEI International Combustion Ltd. Mr. R. H. Shipman LPGITA Dr. R. Wallace Eagle Star Insurance Co. Ltd. Dr. J. R. West Babcock Energy Ltd. Mr. M. J. Willerton Beel Industry Boilers Mr. A. Morrow British Steel plc