HC Deb 11 February 1992 vol 203 c502W
Mr. Maclennan

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what steps he will take to introduce day or unit fines in Scotland; and if he will make a statement.

Lord James Douglas-Hamilton

[holding answer 10 February 1992]: My right hon. Friend will consider the case for unit fines in Scotland further in the light of experience of the statutory scheme to be introduced in England and Wales under the Criminal Justice Act 1991.