HC Deb 22 March 1907 vol 171 c1274

To ask the President of the Local Government Board whether it is intended to ask the Treasury to renew the grant of £200,000 for the coming financial year, in order to enable distress committees to deal effectively with applications for employment by persons out of work.

(Answered by Mr. John Burns.) I am not, at present, in a position to make any statement as to this matter.