§ Mr. Henderson
To ask the Secretary of State for Education what was the total budget for grant-maintained schools for(a) 1992–93 and (b) 1993–94; and what is the planned budget for 1994–95.
§ Mr. Robin Squire
The information is set out in the table.
1992–93 (outturn) 1993–94 (estimated outturn) 1994–95 (projected outturn) £ million £ million £ million Total Spending on GM Schools1 485 1,150 2,000 1 Figures include annual maintenance grant, which is recovered from local authorities, special purpose grants and capital grants. 2 Actual spending will depend on the number and size of grant maintained schools.