§ 72. Mr. Alton
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he is satisfied with the monitoring of grants authorised by him under section 11 of the Local Government Act 1966.
§ Mr. Waddington
Applications for section 11 grant are considered against the criteria set out in Home Office circular No. 97/1982. The continued eligibility of posts for grant is reviewed after three years. We are satisfied with these arrangements which are kept under review.