HC Deb 12 July 1983 vol 45 c293W
Mrs. Renée Short

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what contingency plans have been set up by him in the event of the breakdown of present plans for the control of services.

Mr. Hurd

Contingency plans exist for the maintenance of essential supplies in a variety of emergencies. A number of these are described in the Home Office ES circulars which are in the Library of the House.