Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland

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  • Glen Feshie (Road) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what proposals he has received concerning the construction of a road through Glen Feshie; and what action he intends to take on these proposals.

  • Housing (Statistics) (12 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what plans he has for obtaining additional and up-to-date statistics concerning the housing problem.

  • Road Accidents (10 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether, in view of the increasing number of road accidents, he will institute an inquiry into the causes and possible remedies.

  • New Houses (Services) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he is satisfied that the policy of the North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board and other nationalised boards in offering cheap and free...

  • Legal Aid (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what consideration he has given to proposals which would enable the Law Society of Scotland to exercise a discretion in the matter of recovery of funds...

  • Cadco Project (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he has now completed his inquiries into the Cadco project in Glenrothes; and whether he will make a statement.

  • North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will take steps to cancel the debt owed to the Government by the North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board in order to expedite the development of the...

  • Club Premises (Hygiene and Safety) (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will now take steps to permit the police and fire services to exercise control over unlicensed clubs.

  • Criminal Cases (Appeals) (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will introduce legislation to remedy the situation whereby Scottish law does not grant the right of appeal in criminal cases from the High Court of...

  • Ambulance Service (Apprentices) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether, in order to employ school leavers, he will consult the Scottish Ambulance Service with a view to introducing a comprehensive apprenticeship...

  • Canada and the United States (Visit) (10 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will visit Canada and the United States of America in the near future, with a view to improving trade between these countries and Scotland.

  • Increased Petrol Duty (7 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will give an up to date estimate of the extra cost to industry and agriculture in Scotland of the additional petrol tax imposed last autumn.

  • Western Regional Hospital Board (Building Contracts) (5 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he is aware that the Western Regional Hospital Board intends to have their new hospital building programmed by contractors out-with Scotland;...

  • Teachers (6 speeches)

    Mr. Edward M. Taylor: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is now the extent of the shortage of teachers in Scotland; and what proportion of the shortage is in respect of schools...

  • Estate Owners (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will publish in the OFFICIAL REPORT the names of all owners of more than 50,000 acres in the Highlands area.

  • New School Places (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many new school places will have to be provided to meet the requirements of the higher school leaving age; and whether he is satisfied that the...

  • Lime and Fertiliser Subsidies (7 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what estimate he has made of the increase in costs to Scottish dairy farmers caused by the reduction in the lime and fertiliser subsidies; and how much...

  • Beef (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he is satisfied that the supply of beef-type calves is adequate to meet the demands of the market; and if he will make a statement.

  • Sugar Beet (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the average financial return per acre to sugar beet growers in the Cupar sugar factory area in the 1964 season.

  • Herring Industry Board (Chairman) (7 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what other public appointments are held by the Chairman of the Herring Industry Board.

  • Charolais Cattle (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of the State for Scotland what reports he has received on trials carried out on Charolais cattle in Scotland.

  • Peel Hospital (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will amend the hospital building programme so as to include a replacement for the Peel Hospital in the current list of projects.

  • Potatoes (9 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what has been the average price received by potato growers in Scotland in each of the last three seasons; how these compare with the present season; and...

  • Factory-Built Houses (6 speeches)

    The Earl of Dalkeith: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what proportion of the houses to be completed this year will involve factory-built methods.

  • Rates (12 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what rise he expects in rates in Scotland in 1965–66; what this represents in shillings and pence; and what action he will take to reduce this burden.

  • Industrial Development (4 speeches)

    The Earl of Dalkeith: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland which local authorities, sited outwith development districts, have officially approached him on the subject of industrial...

  • Kilsyth-Longcroft Road (5 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland when the improvements to the Kilsyth-Longcroft road are to be commenced; and when is the estimated finishing date.

  • Infectious Disease (Absence from Work) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will seek to bring the law of Scotland into line with the law of England so as to place the obligation upon the local authority to compensate...

  • Educational Needs (7 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what research he is doing into the educational needs which arise from overspill agreements and other population movements.

  • The Borders (Economic Future) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will give an assurance that the Report on the economic future of the Borders, on which work is now well advanced, will be made public as soon as he...