§ Mr. Ewing
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will make a statement on the difficulties experienced by local authorities in obtaining the relevant detailed information from the Department of Health and Social Services offices to enable them to operate the Government rent rebate scheme.295W
§ Mr. Gordon Campbell
In general the arrangements for introducing the model rebate scheme are working satisfactorily. Difficulties in Stirlingshire in adjusting related supplementary benefit claims have now been overcome.