§ Mr. Levitt
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will make a statement on relations between Government and the voluntary and community sector in England. 
§ Mr. Straw
A Compact setting out a framework for relations between Government and the Voluntary and Community Sector in England will be published on Thursday 12 November. Copies of the document will be placed in the Library. Separate Compacts have been developed in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland.