§ Dr. Moonie
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will designate one of his Ministers to be responsible for his Department's contribution to the Government's science and technology "Forward Look".
§ Mr. Lang
[holding answer 16 June 1993]: Paragraph 2.37 of the recent White Paper "Realising Our Potential—A Strategy for Science, Engineering and Technology" describes the preparation of the "Forward Look" by the Office of Science and Technology. Government Departments will participate through the existing, well-established machinery of the official and ministerial Cabinet committees on science and technology.