HC Deb 27 April 1988 vol 132 cc165-6W
Mr. Thurnham

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment how many councils are the subject of special investigation into possible overspending by homeless housing units; and what proposals he has for preventing overspending by those providing bed and breakfast accommodation for local authorities.

Mrs. Roe

[holding answer 26 April 1988]: Such investigations are the responsibility of local auditors and the Audit Commission.