§ Mr. Peter Bruinvels
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will make a statement about the payment of his Department's civil servants during emergency situations.
§ Mr. Heseltine
A study of payments to Ministry of Defence civilians in emergency situations has been carried out by Mr. J. Hansford. His report has been received and studied, and his conclusions are being followed up. A copy of his report has been placed in the Library, and it is published as an open government document.