HC Deb 06 August 1976 vol 916 c1049W
Mr. Welsh

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what steps he is taking to encourage local authorities to implement the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy Report recommendations on direct labour department accountancy methods; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Milan

My officials are keeping in touch with the work of the joint working group chaired by the Department of the Environment which is reviewing the organisation and operation of local authority direct labour departments.