§ 16. Mr. Peter Morrison
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he has made a revised estimate of the additional number of civil servants which will be required consequent upon the setting up of a Scottish Assembly.
§ Mr. Harry Ewing
Work is continuing on the staffing implications of the Government's devolution proposals; and up-to-date estimates will be contained in the explanatory and financial memorandum to the devolution Bill. They are not likely to be greater than the White Paper figures.