§ Mr. Powell
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will publish, with comparisons where applicable with the corresponding period of 1974, in respect of firearms certificates, the number (a) newly applied for, and refused or pending, (b) renewal applied for, and refused or pending, (c) appeals against refusals under (a) and (b) lodged and rejected or pending, since 1st January 1975.
§ Mr. Moyle
The figures requested. in respect of the period 1st January to 21st March 1975 as compared to the same period of 1974, are as follows:
am now giving urgent consideration to its findings.