§ Mr. Powell
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many Questions, not designated W, were tabled to him in the first four months of 1976; and how many days elapsed in each case before they were answered.
§ Mr. Merlyn Rees
Excluding those for oral answer, a total of 186 Questions not designated W were tabled between 12th January and 29th April this year. The number of days which elapsed between the appearance of a Question in the Order Paper and the provision of an answer were as follows: