§ Mr. Arnold
asked the Paymaster General if he will list the responsibilities of each of the deputy secretaries in his Department and the number and ranks of staff reporting to each.
§ Mr. Lang
The information at 1 April 1986 is as follows:
Deputy Secretary:Inner cities initiative, small firms and tourism, manpower policy, economic and social division and European Community Business.Three grade 3, one grade 4, 15 grade 5 and 447 other staff.
Deputy Secretary:International employment issues and labour attaché service, health and safety, industrial relations, unemployment benefit service, statistics division and information division.Four grade 3, one grade 4, 12 grade 5 and 28,208 other staff.
Deputy Secretary:Solicitors OfficeFour grade 5, and 25 other staff.