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Orders of the Day — National Lottery Bill

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 7:00 pm on 14th June 2005.

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Photo of Don Foster Don Foster Shadow Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport 7:00 pm, 14th June 2005

I, too, congratulate the Minister on his appointment. He has been given a pretty bad hand and is making quite a good fist of it. Ultimately, does not he acknowledge that there is huge confusion in the country at large about what we mean by additionality? Does he agree with his right hon. Friend the Minister for Sport and Tourism who said earlier today that it is important that an understanding of additionality is enshrined in new legislation? Would he be prepared to work with all parties to get an agreed definition to include in the Bill?