§ Mr. McLoughlin
To ask the Parliamentary Secretary, Lord Chancellor's Department, pursuant to his answer of 2 March 1998,Official Report, column 450, on
Conference Purpose Estimated costs (£) Anglo-German Judicial Conference on Family Law 18 to 20 May 1997. The conference was jointly organised by the Cardiff Law School, the President of the Family Division's International Committee, the German Federal Ministry of Justice and the Lord Chancellor's Department. To improve mutual understanding of the operation of each country's legal system particularly in the area of child abduction and discussion of legal problems of mutual interest. There were 53 participants including judges, lawyers, academics and judges from both Germany and the UK. 2,700 (contribution)
magistrates courts, when he expects the Justices' Chief Executive for Derbyshire MCC to write to the hon. Member for West Derbyshire.