§ Mr. Amery
The organisation is due to put the proposals to the member States in the autumn. I think that the end of October is the official date, although I should not be surprised if it were delayed a few weeks beyond that.
403 With regard to the national space programme, we are at present spending about £12 million to £15 million a year on space, including a good deal on research and various feasibility studies. We are now considering whether there are any further steps which ought to be taken at the present time.