Trade and Industry written statement – made on 9th March 2006.
Today I am publishing our analysis of responses to the "Coming of Age" consultation that ended on
We have taken into account the responses, and continuing informal consultation with key stakeholders, when finalising the regulations, which I have laid before the House. Subject to the approval of both Houses the regulations will come into force on
I have arranged for copies of the report to be placed in the Libraries of the House.