HC Deb 23 February 1977 vol 926 c621W
29. Mr. Sillars

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what further steps he is taking to stimulate employment in Scotland through the industrial powers available to him.

Mr. Millan

I am responsible for selective financial assistance under Section 7 of the Industry Act 1972. In the exercise of these powers I will consider for assistance any project which provides or safeguards employment in Scotland.