To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will publish a table showing the standard allowance payable to local authority members in each(a) district and (b) regional authority in Scotland and the amount of special responsibility allowance allocated to each authority.
§ Mr. Allan Stewart
[holding answer 11 June 1992]: The Scottish Office environment department does not hold details of the allowances paid to individual local authority members. Each authority decides on its own arrangements within the requirements of the Local Authorities Etc. (Allowances) (Scotland) Regulations 1991 (as amended).