I beg to ask the Secretary to the Treasury what was the amount of the payment made by the Treasury to Mr. M'Lennon, Procurator Fiscal of Skye, in respect of expenses incurred by him in defending the action "Macpherson v. M'Lennon;" at what 1500 date was it made; and out of what Vote was it paid?
§ THE SECRETARY TO THE TREASURY (Mr. JACKSON,) Leeds, N.
The amount was £59 8s. 11d. The Treasury authority for payment is dated April 9, 1888, and the payment was made shortly after from the Vote for Lord Advocate and Criminal Proceedings, Scotland.