HC Deb 23 January 1987 vol 108 cc751-2W
Mr. Terlezki

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what steps he takes to ensure that local authorities provide for the safety of people in the event of a national emergency; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Douglas Hogg

The Home Office issues the Emergency Planning Guidance to Local Authorities, a copy of which is in the Library, and ensures by means of monitoring that requirements within our area of responsibility are met.