§ LORD GARDINER
asked Her Majesty's Government:
The approximate number of Public Acts on the Statute Book:
- (a)On the 1st October,1964:
- (b)On the 1st June,1970:
- (c)On the 6th August,1971.
§ THE LORD CHANCELLOR (LORD HAILSHAM OF Sr. MARYLEBONE)
Excluding local or personal Acts and those mainly applying only outside Great Britain, the approximate numbers are 3,680,3,644 and 3,525.