§ 37. Mr. Gourlay
asked the President of the Board of Trade what is the estimate of expenditure in Scotland under the terms of the Local Employment Act in 1963–64; and how this compares with 1960–61, 1961–62, and 1962–63, respectively.
§ Mr. Erroll
Estimates of expenditure under the Local Employment Act are182W not prepared separately by country, but the amounts spent in Scotland were £3.4 million in 1960–61, £18.5 million in 1961–62 and £11.1 million in 1962–63 (eleven months ended 28th February), representing 29, 56 and 60 per cent. respectively of total expenditure.