HC Deb 29 July 1988 vol 138 cc812-3W
Mr. Worthington

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will publish a table in theOfficial Report, in the same format as his reply of 13 July, Official Report, columns 231–4, on receipts classified as charges in respect of his programme expenditure over the years 1982–83 to 1990–91, indicating the receipts in respect of running costs expenditure, together with a supplementary analysis indicating separately, the amount of receipts in respect of programme expenditure and of running costs expenditure estimated to have been met from other public expenditure programmes.

Mrs. Virginia Bottomley

[holding answer 28 July 1988]: The table gives information on charges made for the running costs of DOE (central). Equivalent information on programme expenditure was given in my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State's answer of 13 July.

1 Information is available for charges falling on the running costs of other Departments, but not for those falling on other public expenditure programmes.


1982–83 to 1986–87—outturn; 1987–88—provisional outturn; 1988–89 to 1990–91—planned expenditure.