§ Mr. Booth
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland (1) how many access orders were obtained by local authorities to open footpaths in Scotland in each of the three years from 1980 to 1982;
(2) how many orders for the closure of footpaths in Scotland were obtained in each of the three years 1980 to 1982;48W
statement, Official Report, c. 295–8, as "Cmnd. 8494 with Budget changes", distinguishing (a) classification changes, (b) planned changes, (c) deviation of outturn from latest revised plan, and (d) other.
§ Mr. Younger
The information is as follows:
(3) how many orders for the diversions of footpaths in Scotland were obtained in each of the three years from 1980 to 1982.
§ Mr. Allan Stewart
The numbers of orders for the opening, diversion or closure of footpaths obtained, by my right hon. Friend confirming or making them, are as shown in the table. Central records are not kept of orders that do not require his confirmation.
1980 1981 1982 Access Orders — — — Creation Orders — — — Closure Orders — 2 2 Diversion Orders — 2 2