Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland

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  • Minerals (Ownership) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will seek to reform the existing law governing the ownership of minerals in order to ensure that all minerals are worked in the public interest.

  • Highlands (Land Prices) (8 speeches)

    Mr. Buchan: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will now introduce legislation to enable him to deal with the present inflated prices of land in the Highlands in areas where...

  • Burgh Police (Scotland) Act, 1892 (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will take steps to rescind Section 381 of the Burgh Police (Scotland) Act, 1892, which makes it illegal to park a car anywhere.

  • Fish Farming (Research) (7 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he is aware of the developments and improvements in fish farming undertaken by the White Fish Authority in co-operation with the University of...

  • Tenant Farmers (Security of Tenure) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will take steps to improve security of tenure for tenant farmers.

  • Gin Trap (9 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will introduce legislation to abolish the gin trap in Scotland.

  • Non-toxic Tear Gas (7 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will call for reports from chief constables as to the extent to which they are equipped to use non-lethal gas in an emergency.

  • Hydro-Electric Power (Development) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will now make a statement on the Government's policy on the further development of hydro-electric power in Scotland.

  • Children, Sutherland (Education) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what steps he is taking to enable children in the north and west of Sutherland to live in their own homes while receiving compulsory education.

  • Teachers (Recruitment) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many of the 6,300 inquiries regarding the teacher training scheme received by his Department in the month of May have been followed by firm...

  • Farm Business Recording Scheme (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland when he intends to introduce the farm business recording scheme; and whether he will make a statement.

  • Highland Development (Arterial Drainage) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he is aware that the current proposals for Highland development will involve increased arterial drainage as a basic requirement for resettling people...

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

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland when the North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board last increased its wayleave payments: what information he has as to how such payments, expressed in...

  • Probation Officers (Morison Committee's Recommendation) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what progress has been made in his discussions with the local authorities on the implementation of the Morison Committee recommendation that a single...

  • Border Development (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will give an undertaking to publish the report on Border development not later than when he announces his own plans for the future of the Borders.

  • Fish (Rail Transport) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what action he is taking, following his meeting with a deputation of Scottish Members, to help the fishing industry, in view of the increase in freight...

  • Rates (9 speeches)

    Mr. Edward M. Taylor: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what increase he anticipates will take place in local rates in Scotland in 1965–66; and when he will announce his plans on...

  • Schools (Religious Instruction) (6 speeches)

    Mr. Edward M. Taylor: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he is satisfied with the present legislation relating to the giving of religious instruction in Scottish schools; and if...

  • Scottish Tourist Board (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland when he will decide on the Scottish Tourist Board's request for a special grant; and whether he will make a statement.

  • Ross and Cromarty (Traffic Signs) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland in view of the unsatisfactory delay in replying to representations made by Ross and Cromarty County Council regarding the Worboys Committee's Report on...

  • Fish (Minimum Pricing Scheme) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what plans he now has for the introduction of a minimum pricing scheme for the Scottish white fishing industry.

  • School Building Programme (Bearsden and Clydebank) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what steps he is taking to expand the school building programme in Bearsden and Clydebank.

  • New Primary School, Kirkintilloch (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what steps he is taking to speed up the provision of the proposed primary school at Oxgangs, Kirkintilloch.

  • National Museum of Antiquities (9 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he is aware that a large part of the Scottish National Museum's collections of art and treasures under the care of the Queen's and Lord Treasurer's...

  • Scottish Law Commission (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what arrangements have been made for the sittings of the Scottish Law Commission; how much time it is intended that the Commissioners will devote to the...

  • Law Reform Committee (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether it is intended to retain the Lord Advocate's Law Reform Committee; and what remits have been made to this Committee since October, 1964.

  • Farms (Grain Drying Plant and Storage Bins) (5 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many applications under the Farm Improvement Scheme have been received by his Department since 1st November, 1964, for the construction of grain...

  • Seed Potatoes (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what steps he is taking to encourage seed potato growers to provide a satisfactory product for the English and overseas markets.