Members' Interests

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 5:59 pm on 14th June 1988.

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Photo of David Winnick David Winnick , Walsall North 5:59 pm, 14th June 1988

On a point of order, Mr. Speaker. It has been reported in the British press that a financial matter has been raised in the South African Parliament concerning an hon. Member of this House. I have given the hon. Member notice that I wish to raise the matter with you. It concerns a hotel bill for £700, and the Speaker of the South African Parliament has said that that sum will be paid by the South African authorities. This matter concerns the hon. Member for Luton, North (Mr. Carlisle). I should like your ruling on the Register of Members' Interests.

I went to the Library to find out about this matter and discovered that the latest information regarding the hon. Member for Luton, North——