Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland

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  • Health Services (Reorganisation) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will make a statement on the consultations he has now had with interested parties following the publication of the White Paper, "The Reorganisation...

  • School Milk (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what study he has made of the administrative costs of selective distribution of milk, on a basis of medical evidence, in contrast with a system of...

  • Personal Safety (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland in view of the concern which has been expressed in legal quarters at the circumstances in which certain people have recently died as the result of...

  • Nurses (Recruitment) (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will make a statement regarding the recruitment of student nurses in Scotland.

  • Irvine (Tenants' Representations) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what representations he has received from the Dreghorn Tenants' Association, Irvine New Town; and what reply has he sent.

  • Local Authority Work Projects (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the estimated cost of the additional projects submitted by Scottish local authorities in July, 1971, at the Government's request, as a measure to...

  • Midwives (Lanarkshire) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will make a statement about his plans for solving the shortage of midwives in the Lanarkshire area, and about his plans for recruiting further...

  • Higher School Bursaries (7 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will amend the bursary regulations to take account of the raising of the school leaving age to 16 years, so that pupils under 16 years who are...

  • Building Industry (Costs and Output) (10 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will recommend the establishment of a Royal Commission to inquire into the high cost of building and the low output of the building industry in...

  • North Sea Oil (Conference) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will attend the conference on North Sea oil arranged by the Scottish Council, Development and Industry.

  • List D Schools (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what representations he has received in respect of the shortage of places in List D schools in Scotland; and if he will make a statement.

  • School Meals (Coal Miners' Strike) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the estimated increase in schoolchildren receiving school meals as a result of the coal miners' strike; and what is the estimated additional cost.

  • Herring (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the value of the herring catch by the Scottish vessels in 1971.

  • Council Houses (Approvals) (9 speeches)

    Mr. McArthur: asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the number of approvals for new houses to be built in the public sector in 1971.

  • British Sugar Corporation (Assets) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what further representations he has received regarding his responsibilities in relation to the disposal of the assets in Scotland of the British Sugar...

  • Forestry Commission (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what progress is being made in the plans for the Forestry Commission to move its headquarters to Edinburgh; and if the original target date for moving...

  • Mortgage Interest Relief (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is the average amount per annum of mortgage interest relief to owner-occupiers of houses and dwellings in Scotland.

  • Sugar Beet (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what meetings he has had with the Chairman of the British Sugar Corporation to discuss sugar beet growing in Scotland.

  • Housing (Financial Provisions) (Scotland) Bill (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what is his estimate, on a percentage basis, of the number of tenants in local authority housing who will pay increased rents, when the Housing...

  • Sports Council (Representatives) (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many bowling club representatives he has appointed to the Sports Council for Scotland.

  • White Fish (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what was the value of the white fish catch by the Scottish inshore fleet during 1971.

  • Teacher Training Colleges (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will ask the General Teaching Council to hold an inquiry into the methods of teaching and training, and students' facilities, at teacher training...

  • Glasgow Motorway Box (6 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he is aware of the public concern about the proposed route of the eastern flank of the Glasgow motorway box; what action he will take to allay it;...

  • Regional Employment Premium (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what estimate he has made of the effect of industrial development in Scotland of the abolition of the regional employment premium in 1974.

  • Secondary Schools (Staffing Survey) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he is now prepared to publish the results of the secondary schools staffing survey.

  • Scottish Council. Development and Industry (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will make a statement on the meeting he had with the Scottish Development Council delegation on Thursday, 13th January.

  • Carlisle Road, Airdrie (Pedestrian Footbridge) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if, in view of the number of road accidents, including fatal, seriously injured, slightly injured and vehicular collisions since 1969, he will approve a...

  • Law Reform (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what reports of Royal Commissions and of other official committees recommending reform of the law of Scotland have not yet been implemented; and what...

  • Electricity Charges (Payment of Arrears and Deposits) (5 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what representations he has received regarding the effect on social work departments of the local authorities' policies introduced by the South of...

  • Unemployment (Conference) (4 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he now proposes to call a Scottish conference of management, trade unions and local authorities on unemployment.