§ Mr. Mitchell
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what consultation the Government have had on the proposed reform of the Investment Services Directive. 
§ Miss Melanie Johnson
The European Commission's Communication "Implementing the Framework for Financial Markets: Action Plan" (COM (1999)232) includes a proposal for a Commission Green Paper on upgrading the Investment Services Directive.
Performance indicator Target 2000–01 KPI 1 The quality of service provided to court users 85 per cent KPI 2 The percentage of administrative work in the civil courts processed within target time 94 per cent KPI 3 The percentage of Crown Court cases that commence within target 78 per cent KPI 4 Average waiting time for asylum appeals from receipt at the Immigration Appellate Authority to promulgation of the Adjudicator's decision 16 weeks KPI 5 The percentage of the cost of the civil courts recovered through fees 94 per cent