§ MR. WEIR
I beg to ask the Secretary to the Treasury, having regard to the fact that the amount received by the Attorney General last year for salary and fees was £17,264, will he state the amount received in salary and fees last year by the Lord Advocate and Solicitor General for Scotland respectively.
§ MR. HANBURY
Under Treasury Minute of 22nd August, 1894, the Lord Advocate and the Solicitor General for 420 Scotland receive salaries of £5,000 and £2,000 a year respectively. Those salaries are inclusive, and cover contentious as well as uncontentious business. The Scotch law officers receive no fees.
§ MR. SWIFT MACNEILL
Does that make it necessary for these hon. and learned Gentleman to supplement their incomes by directorships?
§ [No answer was given.]