§ Mr. McGrady
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what action he proposes to take in relation to rural unfitness as reported in the house condition survey 1991.
§ Mr. Atkins
I refer the hon. Gentleman to the replies I gave him on 16 July and 27 July,Official Report, column 95W 602 and columns 841–49. The chief executive of the Northern Ireland Housing Executive has advised me that the measures outlined in those replies are kept under review and are currently considered to be the best means of dealing with rural unfitness as indicated by the house condition survey 1991.