Food Standards Bill

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 23rd March 1999.

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Photo of Sam Galbraith Sam Galbraith Minister for Health and Arts, Scottish Office 12:00 am, 23rd March 1999

The current levy scheme proposals are part of genuine consultation, and I have been touring the country having open meetings with interested parties. We shall certainly be happy to consider alternatives, provided they are administratively simple, cost-effective and fair, and we are actively encouraging such alternative proposals.