§ Mr. Sillars
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland under what statutory authority regional councils may grant concessionary bus fares for schoolchildren living outwith the free travel zones.
§ Mr. McElhone
Under Section 51(1) of the Education (Scotland) Act 1962 an education authority has power to pay the whole or any part of the reasonable160W
Regulations to implement these changes will be laid before the House shortly.