§ Mr. Boyd-Carpenter
asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government, what rates of remuneration he has prescribed for professional and lay members of rent assessment committees; and what salary scales and provisions for expenses he has laid down for rent officers.
§ Mr. MacColl
Fees will be paid on a basis of 15 guineas a day for professional members and 12 guineas for lay members. All chairmen of committees will receive 18 guineas.
The salary scale for Rent Officers is £1,495–£1,745 with an allowance of £250 a year for certain senior posts. Expenses will be paid on the normal basis for local authority staff.