§ Mr. Winnick
To ask the Lord President of the Council if arrangement are in hand for hon. Members to take the oath following the next election in accordance with the recommendations in the first report of Session 1995–96 on proceeding at the start of Parliament [HC 386] of the Procedure Committee. 
§ Mr. Newton
As I explained to the House on 11 July 1996 Official Report, column 636, this is a matter for Madam Speaker.