HC Deb 11 June 1986 vol 99 c202W
Mr. Michael Brown

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many officials for whom he has responsibility currently have the power to enter and search premises, subject to statutory conditions; and, in each case, if he will indicate the statutory authority under which power is exercised.

Mr. John MacKay

This information could be supplied only at disproportionate cost. Since early 1983, powers of entry, or entry and search for certain of my officials have been created, continued or renewed under the following legislation: