§ Lord CHARLES BERESFORD
asked the First Lord of the Admiralty the total amount deducted from the pay of all ranks and ratings in the Royal Navy and Royal Marine forces for hospital stoppages since the National Insurance Act has been in force?
§ Dr. MACNAMARA
The amount deducted between the 15th July, 1912, and the 31st March, 1913, was approximately £3,800. Pending the examination of accounts for 1913–14 the amounts deducted during that financial year cannot at present be stated.