§ Mr. Alec Jones
asked the Secretary of State for Wales whether Her Majesty's Government have yet made a decision on the package of measures concerning restructuring, grading and annual leave put forward by the employers' side of the Whitley Council for the staffs of the Industrial Estates Corporation and development agencies; and when he expects the implementation of the pay settlement in respect of agencies in Wales.
§ Mr. Nicholas Edwards
The 7½per cent. Pay increase has been implemented by all bodies covered by the Whitley Council—Welsh Development Agency, Development Board for Rural Wales, Scottish Development Agency and the English Industrial Estates Corporation.
The package of measures concerning restructuring, grading and annual leave remains under consideration.