§ Mr. Henderson
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list in the Official Report those local authorities which have exercised their powers under the Community Land Act, detailing the amount in each case, since the passing of the Act.
§ Mr. McElhone
For the period 1st September 1976–31st March 1977 the information is as follows. Acquisition costs are subject to confirmation from audited accounts.
1976–77 Councils *Acquisition costs (£) Aberdeen 8,500 Banff and Buchan 35,000 Dumfries and Galloway 27,000 Edinburgh 111,182 Kirkcaldy 20,400 Lothian 26,700 Monklands 159,000 Moray 22,750 Stirling 16,500 *Subject to confirmation from audited accounts.
During 1977–78 the local authorities shown below have received approval to acquire land under the Community Land Act. Details of national expenditure will not be available until after the end of the financial year.
- Dumfries and Galloway
- East Lothian