HC Deb 19 January 1977 vol 924 c597

Queen's Recommendation having been signified—


That, for the purposes of any Act of this Session to make provision as respects the revocation or variation of orders made under section 1, 2 or 5(1) of the New Towns (Scotland) Act 1968, it is expedient to authorise the payment out of moneys provided by Parliament of any expenses incurred by the Secretary of State under the said Act of this Session in respect of payment of compensation for loss of office to former members of a development corporation and of payment to a winding up body of any deficit arising from the winding up of a new town, and the payment into the Consolidated Fund of any surplus so arising.—[Mr. Harper.]