HC Deb 04 May 1990 vol 171 cc676-8W
Dr. Cunningham

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will list all those Acts of Parliament since 1979 which have a direct application to local government, indicating those which are concerned with local government finance.

Mr. David Hunt

[holding answer 1 May 1990]: Public general Acts of Parliament between June 1979 and the end of the last Session of Parliament which affect local authorities in England include:

1 Concerns (at least in part) local government finance.

2 Consolidation Act.

Not all the foregoing Acts were based on Bills introduced by the Government.