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1991 - PMQT Written Answers 8th May 1991

Below is the text of the written answers relating to Prime Minister's Question Time from 8th May 1991.


PRIME MINISTER:

Ministers' Visits

Mr. Alan Williams : To ask the Prime Minister what are the guidelines for Ministers using Government expenses to undertake official visits which promote prospective candidates for the constituency visited.

The Prime Minister : As under previous Administrations, Ministers do not normally use official resources, such as transport, in connection with party business, but there may be circumstances which makes this necessary, for example, security or when official and party engagements are consecutive.