31. Miss LEE
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland the amount spent in subsidising Scottish housing since May, 1912; the expenditure for this purpose since May, 1929; and the estimated expenditure from May, 1930 to May, 1931?
§ Mr. JOHNSTON
The total amount of State subsidies paid by the Department of Health on Scottish housing from May, 1912 to the 31st March, 1930 was £10,161,199. Of this amount £1,625,672 was paid during the financial year ended the 31st March, 1930. As regards the last part of the question, the estimated expenditure for the financial year to 31st March, 1931 is £1,772,232.