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1994 - PMQT Written Answers 20th May 1994

Below is the text of the written answers relating to Prime Minister's Question Time from 20th May 1994.


Citizens Charter (Disabled People)

Mr. Cox : To ask the Prime Minister if he will make a statement on the application of the citizens charter to the rights of disabled people.

The Prime Minister : The principles underlying the citizens charter apply to everyone, including people with disabilities. Public services should consider the needs of all their customers, including those with special needs, when drawing up charters and planning service provision.

Downing Street Declaration

Mr. Barnes : To ask the Prime Minister if he will place in the Library questions concerning the Downing Street declaration that he has received from Sinn Fein, together with the Government's answers.

The Prime Minister : My right hon. and learned Friend the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland issued a commentary yesterday alongside questions from Sinn Fein which the Irish Government handed over last week. This commentary, including the Sinn Fein questions, has been placed in the Library.