§ Mr. Wallace
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will state the number of convictions obtained for offences under the Video Recordings Act 1984 in respect of each year during which the Act has been in force.
§ Lord James Douglas-Hamilton
The table gives the number of persons against whom a charge was proved of an offence under the Video Recordings Act 1984, excluding offences under section 14 (which cannot be identified separately from other offences of forgery).368W
Scotland Year Persons against whom charge was proved under the Video Recordings Act 1984 (excluding section 14) 1984 — 1985 — 1986 — 1987 (January to September) 9