Council of Ex-Secretaries of State

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 20th January 1948.

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Photo of Sir William Darling Sir William Darling , Edinburgh South 12:00 am, 20th January 1948

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many meetings have been held of the Council of Former Secretaries of State for Scotland; and what was the date of the most recent meeting of this body.

Photo of Mr Arthur Woodburn Mr Arthur Woodburn , Clackmannan and Eastern

The Council of ex-Secretaries of State held 16 meetings, the last of which took place on 16th February, 1945, during the Coalition Government.