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United Kingdom Accreditation Service

February 24, 2003

Question written on 24/02/2003

To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what the legal status is of the Memorandum of Understanding between her and the United Kingdom Accreditation Service.

Answered by Patricia Hewitt

Article 15 of the Memorandum of Understanding with the United Kingdom Accreditation Service clearly states that this memorandum does not create any rights, liabilities or obligations which would have binding effect in law.