CONSERVATIVE
New Forest East

STANDARDS – MINISTERS' MEMOIRS – 15 December 1999

Dr Julian Lewis: Will the [Regulatory Impact] Unit have any responsibility for regulating the speed with which Cabinet Ministers write their memoirs after leaving office? The going rate is £350,000.

[N.B. This was the sum purportedly being negotiated by Dr Marjorie Mowlam, while she was still in the Cabinet.]