§ Mr. Corrie
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he has any plans to change the cash limits for 1985–86 within his responsibility; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Younger
Yes. The increase of £6,845,000 in the cash limit for class XV, vote 3 (Regional and general industrial support, Scotland) announced by my right hon. Friend, the Chief Secretary to the Treasury, on 18 July 1985 at columns253-54 has been removed. This has been done as a contribution towards the £18,748,000 increase in provision on class XV, vote 5 (Regional Assistance, Scotland) in respect of which my right hon. Friend has today presented a Winter Supplementary Estimate.
£000 Vote Current Cash Limit Reduction Revised Limit XV, 3 Regional and General Industrial Support, Scotland 138,447 6,845 131,602