§ Mr. Spearing
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will publish in the OFFICIAL REPORT the likely establishment of the proposed Central Water Planning Unit together with the constitution of its committee, method of appointment, manner of publication of its reports and to whom they are to be addressed.
§ Mr. Eldon Griffiths
Initially the Central Water Planning Unit is likely to need a professional staff complement of between 35 and 40. The Chairman of the National Water Council will be Chairman of the Steering Committee of the CWPU. The NWC—the Water Research Centre—and Government Departments will be represented on the steering
Member Date of first appointment Date of present appointment Date of expiry of present appointment Salary £ Chairman(half-time) Sir Frank Price, D.L., F.S.V.A., F.C.I.T. 18th April 1967 1st July 1968 30th June 1973 6,250 Vice Chairman(part-time) Sir John Hawton, K.C.B. 5th December 1962 1st July 1971 30th June 1974 2,100 Members(part-time) The Hon. A. L. Hood 11th April 1963 1st January 1971 31st December 1973 1,000 Mr. B. C. Gillinson, J.P., M.A. 5th May 1966 1st January 1971 31st December 1973 1,000 Sir Alexander Samuels, C.B.E., J.P., F.R.S.A., F.C.I.T., A.M.I. Mech. E. 1st January 1967 1st January 1972 31st December 1974 1,000 Gen. Sir Hugh Stockwell, G.C.B.,K.B.E.,D.S.O. 4th April 1971 18th November 1972 31st March 1974 1,500 Lt. Col. Richard Seifert, J.P., F.R.I.B.A., Dip. Arch.(U.C.L.). 18th November 1968 18th November 1971 17th November 1974 * * Salary voluntarily not drawn.