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Communications White Paper

July 12, 2001

Question written on 12/07/2001

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry when she plans to introduce legislation to implement the reforms to the regulatory structure proposed in the communications White Paper.

Answered by Douglas Alexander

I am pleased to announce that this afternoon the Government will introduce in another place the Office of Communications Bill. This Bill will be a paving measure related to the draft Communications Bill that was announced in the Queen’s speech. The Communications Bill itself will be published in draft later this session.