§ Mr. Coaker
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence (1) if he will make a statement on the status of military schools and the means by which students in such schools are able to leave before completion of their studies; 
(2) if military training comes under Ministry of Defence regulations with respect to notice periods and payments. 
§ Mr. Doug Henderson
[holding answer 18 January 1999]: I will write to my hon. Friend and a copy of my letter will be placed in the Library of the House.