§ Dr. Marek
asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he will list in the Official Report the number of representations he had before he decided to issue his circular on housing for senior management in Wales; and how many of these representations were from (a) local authorities, (b) other bodies and (c) individuals; and how many in each category were in favour and how many against.
§ Mr. Mark Robinson
Of the 27 bodies consulted on the draft circular, 22 responded. A further 12 representations were received. Some of the respondents qualified their support or opposition, but in broad terms the numbers in favour and against were as follows:
Local authorities Other bodies Individuals In favour — 14 2 Against 7 11 — Total 7 25 2