§ 21. Mr. Enright
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what recent discussions he has held in ECOFIN on European monetary union. 
§ Mr. Heathcoat-Amory
EU economic and finance Ministers discussed various aspects of the technical preparatory work for stage three of economic and monetary union at their informal meeting in Versailles on 8 April. The European Commission's Green Paper on the transition to a single currency was discussed over lunch at ECOFIN on 22 May.