Letter to the Lord Paul, Caparo Group
Ltd, from the Clerk of the Committee on Standards and Privileges
The Committee on Standards and Privileges is at present
considering a report from the Parliamentary Commissioner for Standards
on complaints against Mr Keith Vaz.
Mr Vaz's entry in the Register of Members' Interests
as at 31 October 1997 indicates that he received contributions
to his election campaign expenses from several people, of whom
you are one.
The Committee would be grateful if you could provide
the following information in relation to your contribution:
(i) How much did you give Mr Vaz towards his
(ii) If the contribution was made by cheque,
please would you let me know the date, the cheque number and to
whom the cheque was payable.
(iii) If the contribution was made in cash, please
would you let me know to whom it was paid and the date it was
The Committee would be most grateful for an early
reply to this letter.
8 February 2001