Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland

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  • Police Forces (15 speeches)

    Mr. Edward M. Taylor: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what proposals he has for the reorganisation of police forces in Scotland.

  • North-East Consultative Group (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland when he expects the North-East Consultative Group to complete preparation of specific proposals for industrial development; and if he will make a statement.

  • A94 (Stonehaven-Perth) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what plans he has to assist major improvements on the A94, Stonehaven to Perth road.

  • Agriculture (Selective Employment Tax) (10 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what representations he has received about the effect of the proposed Selective Employment Tax on agriculture in Scotland; and what replies he has sent.

  • Arts and Music (Government Expenditure) (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what sum of money is available this year from Government sources to further the arts and music in Scotland.

  • Equalisation Grant (4 speeches)

    Mr. Munro: asked the Secretary of of State for Scotland whether he will make an Order under Section 3(5) of the Local Government (Financial Provisions) (Scotland) Act, 1963, to reduce the...

  • Technical Training College (East Aberdeenshire) (6 speeches)

    Mr. Wolridge-Gordon: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what assistance he will give towards the establishment of a technical training college in East Aberdeenshire.

  • Farm Business Recording Scheme (2 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland why he is not yet in a position to announce the extension of the farm business recording scheme to the whole country.

  • Murder Cases (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many persons stood trial for murder in Scotland in the last full year before, and in the first full year after, the introduction of the Homicide Act,...

  • Local Authority Houses (Allocation) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what progress is being made by the Scottish Housing Advisory Committee in their consideration of the methods whereby local authorities allocate their houses.

  • Home Loan Schemes (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what steps he has taken in the last six months to encourage local authorities to introduce home loan schemes.

  • Edinburgh (Traffic Problems) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what advice his department have given to Edinburgh Corporation about traffic problems.

  • Rating System (6 speeches)

    Mr. Edward M. Taylor: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will introduce legislation to remove anomalies in the rating system.

  • Fire Losses and Prevention (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he is aware of the annual increasing loss to the nation's potential exports by fire; and if he will take the opportunity in forthcoming legislation to...

  • Teachers' Salaries (14 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland when he now expects to receive the Report of the National Board for Prices and Incomes on teachers' salaries in Scotland.

  • Tay Road Bridge (Toll Charges) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland when he expects to approve the scale of charges for freight and passenger vehicles on the Tay Road Bridge.

  • House Building Costs (Selective Employment Tax) (9 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how much extra he estimates the Selective Employment Tax will add to the cost of building the average council house and to the cost of an average private...

  • Ayr Road (Dual Carriageway) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the cost of dualling the Ayr Road from Eastwood Toll to the end of the 30 m.p.h. limit.

  • Scottish Economy (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will publish a revised version of Command Paper No. 2864, the Scottish Economy, 1965–70, in view of the failure to fulfil the housing...

  • Tourist Industry (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what proposals he has to assist the tourist industry in Scotland to make a larger contribution towards a favourable balance of payments.

  • Highlands and Islands (Selective Employment Tax) (11 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether, in view of the dependence of the Highlands area on service industries, he is yet in a position to announce proposals to offset the effects of...

  • House Building (12 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will make a statement on the progress being made with the house building programme.

  • Forth and Tay Bridges (Fife Link Road) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will now give the date for the start of the Fife regional road linking the Forth and Tay road bridges.

  • Scottish Opera and National Orchestra Societies (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will make an estimate of the amount of Selective Employment Tax to be paid in a year by the Scottish Opera Society and the Scottish National...

  • Gaming Clubs (4 speeches)

    Earl of Dalkeith: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many licensed gaming clubs there were in Scotland on 1st January, 1964, 1965 and 1966, respectively.

  • Scottish Office (Civil Servants) (4 speeches)

    Earl of Dalkeith: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what increase there has been in the number of non-industrial civil servants for whom the Scottish Office has direct responsibility...

  • Erskine Housing Development (Joint Meeting) (7 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland, what was the nature of the official meeting held on Thursday, 19th May, 1966 between representatives of local authorities and the Joint Under-Secretary...

  • Cockenzie-Port Seton (Housing Allocation System) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will refer the housing allocation system of the Burgh of Cockenzie-Port Seton to the Scottish Housing Advisory Committee under Section 143 of...

  • Rent Panel Cases (Legal Representation) (2 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if, in view of the fact that tenants appearing before the rent panels on appeal are confronted with Queen's Counsel briefed on behalf of the landlords,...

  • Alcoholism (Treatment) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will consult with the appropriate authorities with a view to providing adequate centres for the treatment and rehabilitation of alcoholics; and if...

  • Householders (Road Charges) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will introduce amending legislation to enable local authorities to provide roads and pavements without direct charge for persons providing their...

  • Salmon and Trout Fisheries (Report) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what representations he has received, and from what sources, following his invitation to the public for observations after the publication of the Hunter...

  • Secretary of State (Official Residence) (13 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what administrative arrangements he has made for maintaining and running his official residence in Scotland.